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PACE-SD has produced a number of refereed papers; books/chapters; technical documents; research proposals, concept papers and consultancy reports during the last five years and only papers connected with PACE's work is listed here.


(Alonk et al. 2012; Hemstock & Smith 2012; McNamara & B.Togahai 2012; McNamara et al. 2012; N‘Yeurt et al. 2012; N’Yeurt 2012; Nuttall 2012; Payri et al. 2012; Wairiu et al. 2012; Food Security Research Group 2013; Hemstock 2013; N’Yeurt & Iese 2013; Prasad et al. 2013; Singh & Hemstock 2013; Holland et al. 2014; Iese et al. 2014a; Iese et al. 2014b; Jacot-des-Combes et al. 2014; N'Yeurt & Iese 2014; Newell & Bola 2014; Nuttall et al. 2014a; Nuttall & Kaitu’u 2014; Nuttall et al. 2014b; Nuttall et al. 2014c; Nuttall et al. 2014d; Nuttall & Veitayaki 2014; Hemstock (No Date); Rosillo-Calle et al. (No Date))


Alonk J, Hemstock SL and Walenenea J. 2012. Rapid Assessment Report for Manumanu village. Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development, University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji, 27 pp.

Food Security Research Group. 2013. Climate change and Food Security Synthesis in the USP Member Countries in the Pacific Region. Technical Report.

Hemstock S and Smith R. 2012. The impacts of international aid on the energy security of small island developing states (SIDS): A case study of Tuvalu. Central European Journal of International and Security Studies, 6: 81-102.

Hemstock S. 2013. The potential of coconut toddy for use as a feedstock for Bioethanol Production in Tuvalu. Biomass and Bioenergy, 49: 323-332.

Hemstock SL. (No Date). Small is Beautiful:  An analysis of the NGO Alofa Tuvalu’s 10 year renewable energy project in Tuvalu. In: Pacific Voices: Local Government and Climate Change USP Press (Under review).

Holland E, Nuttall P, Newell A, Prasad B, Veitayaki J, Bola A and Kaitu’u J. 2014. Connecting the Dots: Policy Connections between Pacific Island Shipping and Global Carbon Dioxide and Pollutant Emission Reduction. Carbon Management, 5: 99-105.

Iese V, Bosenaqali S and Veisa F. 2014a. Assessment of vulnerability and impacts of climate change on food security systems in Rabi Island.

Iese V, Maeke J, Holland E, Wairiu M and Naidu S. 2014b. Farming adaptations to the impacts of climate change and extreme events in Pacific Island Countries: Case study of Bellona atoll, Solomon Islands. In: Ganpat WG and Isaac W-AP (eds) Impacts of Climate Change on Food Security in Small Island Developing States. University of West Indies (In Press).

Jacot-des-Combes H, Hemstock S, Holland E and Iese V. 2014. Integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction at local level: How to combine modern science and local knowledge to reduce communities’ vulnerability. In: Pacific Voices: Local Government and Climate Change. USP Press (In Press).

McNamara K and B.Togahai. 2012. Our kids don’t want to eat taro anymore: Exploring cultural shift challenges for Niue in a climate changed and globalised world.

McNamara KE, Hemstock SL and Holland EA. 2012. Practices of Climate Change Adaptation in the Pacific: Survey of Implementing Agencies (Phase II). Final report to the European Union – Global Climate Change Alliance. Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development, University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji, 35 pp.

N'Yeurt ADR and Iese V. 2014. Marine plants as a sustainable source of agrifertilizers for Small Island Developing States (SIDS). In: Ganpat WG (ed) Impacts of Climate Change on Food Security in Small Island Developing States. Trinidad and Tobago / IGI Global: The University of the West Indies (In Press).

N‘Yeurt A, Chynoweth D, Capron M, Stewart J, Mohammed J and Hasan A. 2012. Negative carbon via Ocean Afforestation. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 90: 467–474.

N’Yeurt A and Iese V. 2013. Assessment of a seaweed bloom issue on Funafuti Atoll and associated solutions; conducting awareness sessions for the local communities.

N’Yeurt AR. 2012. Sustainable Amateur-Radio in Paradise: Rotuma Island ‘Green’ Station Project.

Newell A and Bola A. 2014. Solodamu: A Survey of Fuel and Transport Use in a Coastal Village on Kadavu, Fiji. Journal of Pacific Studies (Submitted).

Nuttall P. 2012. Steering a Course for the future with sticks, stones, grass and a little sharkskin. Journal of Pacific Studies, 32: 163-75.

Nuttall P, D’Arcy P and Philp C. 2014a. Waqa Tabu sacred ships: the Fijian Drua. Journal of International Maritime History (In Press).

Nuttall P and Kaitu’u J. 2014. The Magnus Effect and the Flettner Rotor: potential application for Oceanic Shipping. Journal of Pacific Studies (Submitted).

Nuttall P, Newell A, Bola A and Kaitu’u J. 2014b. Policy and Financing: why is sea transport currently invisible in the search for low carbon futures in Pacific Island Countries. Frontiers in Marine Science (In Press).

Nuttall P, Newell A, Prasad B, Veitayaki J and Holland E. 2014c. A review of sustainable sea-transport for Oceania: Providing context for renewable energy shipping for the Pacific. Marine Policy, 43: 283-287.

Nuttall P, Newell A, Smith T, et al. 2014d. Renewable Energy for Shipping: Technology Brief. IRENA, Bonn (In Press).

Nuttall P and Veitayaki J. 2014. Pacific Islands and Small Island Developing States. In: H.D. Smith et al. (ed) Earthscan Handbook of Ocean Resources Management. Earthscan Publishers (Under review).

Payri CE, N'Yeurt AR and Mattio L. 2012. Benthic algal and seagrass communities in BAA atoll, Maldives. Atoll Research Bulletin, 590: 31-66.

Prasad B, Veitayaki J, Holland E, Nuttall P, Newell A, Bola A and Kaitu’u J. 2013. Sustainable Sea Transport Research Programme: Toward a Research-based Programme of Investigation for Oceania. Journal of Pacific Studies, 33: 78-95.

Rosillo-Calle F, Groot PD, Hemstock SL and Woods J. (No Date). Biomass Assessment Handbook: bioenergy for sustainable development (2nd edition). London: James and James / Earthscan (In preparation).

Singh R and Hemstock S. 2013. Economics of Households in Pacific Island Countries: A Case Study of Vanuatu and Tuvalu. Theoretical Economics Letters, 3: 1-8.

Wairiu M, Lal M and Iese V. 2012. Climate Change Implications for Crop Production in Pacific Islands Region. In: Aladjadjiyan A (ed) Food Production - Approaches, Challenges and Tasks. InTech Publishers, Riteka, Croatia, pp. 67-86



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