The Pacific Islands Regional Collaboration Team provides support for the Hawaii State Science and Engineering Fair. This is one of several far-large reaching NOAA-sponsored events that allow the Pacific Islands Region to directly impact the youth in our underserved communities and to inspire local students to pursue careers in the sciences.
NOAA’s Pacific Island’s Regional Collaboration Team hosted a roundtable event: Equitable Resilience in Light of a Climate Emergency. This event was constructed in the traditional way of sharing knowledge, also known as “talk story,” allowing participants to feel comfortable and share their thoughts openly about climate change.
Pacific Islands hosts 5th annual World’s Ocean Day virtually on June 13, 2021
The theme of the 5th Annual World’s Ocean Day was "Generations". It focused on the kuleana (responsibility) of caring for our oceans passed down from parents to children, the forward march of technology to help understand the ocean realm, and the rapidly changing environment and shifting baselines.
An introduction to NOAA’s work and employees who take the pulse of the changing world around us and share that knowledge with others to ensure public safety, protect and restore marine resources, and strengthen our economy.