SPBCPSouth Pacific Biodiversity Conservation Programme (United National Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)
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Additionally, and perhaps more importantly in the regional context, is the fact that the work carried out by both Fiji and the Republic of the Marshall Islands (as well as other nations) was for several years ignored by the SPBCP (South Pacific Biodiversity Conservation Programme), a regional biodiversity project managed by SPREP.
Efforts over many years to establish strictly protected areas on the Western model in the small South Pacific island countries had failed and the SPBCP was developed to find a Pacific Way of achieving biodiversity conservation along with sustainable use in the context of communal land ownership.