Mainstreaming Environmental Considerations in Economic and Development Planning Processes in Selected Pacific Developing Member Countries: Climate Risk Profile for the Fiji Islands

Date: May 2006
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Document Type: Consultant's Reports
Project Number: 38031-012

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Climate Risk Profile for the Fiji Islands prepared by John E. Hay and Associates Ltd, New Zealand, under ADB regional technical assistance on Mainstreaming Environmental Considerations in Economic and Development Planning Processes in Selected Pacific Developing Member Countries.

This climate risk profile (CRP) is based on observed data for Nadi (Latitude 17 47 S; Longitude 177 29 E) and, in the case of sea level, for Lautoka (Latitude 17 3 S; Longitude 177 26 E). Except for the sea level data, which were sourced from the University of Hawaii web site, all the data used in preparing this climate risk profile were provided by the Fiji Meteorological Service. This Climate Risk Profile for the Fiji Islands was prepared under ADB regional technical assistance on Mainstreaming Environmental Considerations in Economic and Development Planning Processes in Selected Pacific Developing Member Countries.