AS-EPA Hosts Dry Litter Piggery Program Workshop

The American Samoa Environment Protection Agency (AS-EPA) hosted the Dry Litter Piggery Program Workshop in American Samoa from October 7 – 11, 2019. The workshop brought together national representatives from the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) which include Tuvalu, Kiribati, the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) and the Cook Islands to the Territory through funds made available from the Pacific Regional International Waters Ridge to Reef Project (IW R2R) via the Global Environment Facility and implemented by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).

AS-EPA PARTICIPATES IN THE 2019 AMERICAN SAMOA RESILIENCE SUMMIT

The AS-EPA was invited to present on its specific role in promoting climate resiliency in the territory. AS-EPA Water Division Manager Chistianera Tuitele presented on the best management practices for piggeries in American Samoa. In addition, Tuitele also presented on the various subbranches that she oversees which comprises of the Water Quality Branch, Safe Drinking Water Branch, the Piggery Compliance Program, and the only US-EPA...

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