Adaptation Fund: Designated Authority
Mr. Tine Leuelu
Chair Person, NACCC
Tuvalu Government, Funafuti
(+688) 20815

Green Climate Fund: National Designated Authority
His Excellency. Hon. Enele Sosene Sopoaga
GCF website:

    Fraud and loss (Fraud Policy)

    This fraud policy is established to support increased awareness, understanding and transparency of the control environment to support the detection and prevention of fraud against the Government of Tuvalu.

    The Government of Tuvalu has a zero tolerance approach to fraud, and shall promote consistent behaviour by providing guidelines for staff, assigning responsibility for controls to positions and conducting investigations into alleged fraud.

    Pepetua E Latasi                                                                                                             

    Director for Climate Change Department                                   

    Work Phone: +688 20517                                                   



    Jamie Ovia     

    Adaptation Policy Advisor

    Work Phone: +688 20517 



    Litiana Talake

    Adaptation Policy Advisor 

    Work Phone: +688 20517.



    Mervina Paueli

    Temp - Project Development Officer

    Work Phone: +688 20517

    The role of the National Advisory Council on Climate Change will be to provide advice to the Prime Minister on how to effectively coordinate a whole-of-government response to the challenges of climate change. The main functions of the NACCC will be to identify: 

    Our new event

    Te KanivaTuvalu Climate Change Policy 2012

    "Te Kaniva" was the first Tuvalu climate change policy presented by the former Hon. Apisai Ielemia in 2012, refering to a "traditional travelling method of using stars and  daily weather patterns by our ancestors when they go on a long journey on a fishing expedition"  meaning that TCCP will help the nation chart a  way through the many impacts of climate change.


    The Role of the Climate Change Department

    "Save Tuvalu to Save the World"

    The Climate Change Unit and National Disaster Management Office merged in May 2015. DCCD sits under the Office of the Prime Minister. It's mandate is to function as a national focal point for climate change and disaster risk management. 

    It's role and responsibilities are to;

    •  Integrate climate change and disaster resilience into national (and sector-specific) policies and projects
    •  Coordinate national responses to climate change and disaster risks
    • Support Tuvalu’s involvement in climate change negotiations  and disaster risk management platforms at the regional and international levels


    Post or visit

    Climate Change Department

    Ministry of Home Affairs, Climate Change and Environment

    Government of Tuvalu

    Partnership House

    P.O BOX 81





    Key Contacts 

    Director of Climate Change and Disaster​

    Ms Pepetua Latasi

    Phone (Office): +68820517









    The Tuvalu Climate Change Portal is a partnership between the Tuvalu Government Depeartment of Climage Change and Disaster (DCCD) with the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), supported by Australian Aid and technical assistance from Griffith University. It's aim is to enhance accessibility to relevant information on climate change and enable greater understanding on the role of the Department of Climate Change and Disaster in addressing climate change in the country by providing specific information that can be used by planners, practitioners and policy makers. The Department of Climate Change and Disaster takes reponsibility in ensuring a wider national audience is accessed to information, and it can be contacted if further information is required.