United Nations

June 2022 - You are accessing an old version of our website. The Ocean Voluntary Commitments have been migrated here: https://sdgs.un.org/partnerships/action-networks/ocean-commitments

You will be redirected to the new Voluntary Commitments register in 10 seconds.

Japanese Technical Cooperation Project for Promotion of Regional Initiative on Solid Waste Management (J-PRISM) in Pacific Island Countries Phase II
by JICA(Japan International Cooperation Agency) (Government)
Based on the outcomes of J-PRISM Phase I (February 2011 to February 2016), J-PRISM Phase II (February 2017 to February 2022) aims to strengthen both human and institutional capacity for maintaining sustainable solid waste management in the Pacific region through implementation of the Pacific Regional Solid Waste Management Strategy (2010-2015) (RS2010). This is a technical cooperation project.
Progress reports
By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution
Type of commitment
Increase scientific knowledge, develop research capacity and transfer marine technology, taking into account the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Criteria and Guidelines on the Transfer of Marine Technology, in order to improve ocean health and to enhance the contribution of marine biodiversity to the development of developing countries, in particular small island developing States and least developed countries
Type of commitment
February 2022
Strengthened human and institutional capacity for maintaining sustainable solid waste management in the Pacific.
Financing (in USD)
15,000,000 USD
Basic information
Time-frame: February 2017 - February 2022
SPREP and Pacific Countries (Independent of State of Samoa (Government), Kingdom of Tonga (Government), the Republic of Palau (Government), Federated States of Micronesia (Government), Republic of the Marshall Islands (Government), the Republic of Fiji (Government), Independent State of Papua New Guinea (Government), Solomon Islands (Government), Republic of Vanuatu (Government))
Ocean Basins
  • North Pacific
  • South Pacific
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Contact information
Mizuki Hosokai, Environmental Management Group, Global Environment Department, JICA, Hosokai.Mizuki@jica.go.jp,
Other SDGs
United Nations