Meet the Team

Technical Team

Amit Singh

Project Development Specialist

Amit is the NDC Hub's Project Development Specialist and is based with the Hub Implementation Unit in Suva, Fiji. He is seconded to the NDC Hub by the Pacific Community (SPC) and will be working with countries to ensure that the NDC investment plans are further developed into tangible projects. Amit's primary interest is in climate resilient development and adaptive water management PSIDS and he also takes keen interest in science and investigative documentaries.

  •   3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  • To be added.

Noim Uddin, PhD

Senior Officer MRV and NDC Enhancement

Noim is the NDC Hub’s MRV and NDC Enhancement specialist and brings to the Pacific over 15 years of experience in this field. He is working on MRV enhancement in the Pacific as per the country requests from the NDC Hub’s member countries.

Noim is a staff of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and is part of the NDC Hub Implementation Unit, based in Suva, Fiji. A fun fact about Noim is that he enjoys sweets and desserts from various countries.

  • 3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  • +679 235 9141

Ron Simpson

Advisor - Adaptation

Ron is the Regional Pacific NDC Hub's Adaptation Advisor and brings over 12 years of Marine and Coastal Fisheries Science and Adaptation experience in the region. Ron is a staff with GIZ Pacific and is a part of the Regional Pacific NDC Hub Implementation Unit based in Suva, Fiji.

Ron in his spare time loves to pick up his old guitar, to pen and string up a few tunes.

  • 3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  • +679 337 9297

Shenila Saniyog

Senior Program Associate

Shenila is a staff of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), and is part of the NDC Hub Implementation Unit, based in Suva, Fiji. She manages GGGI's projects and interventions in the NDC Hub, responding to country requests in line with the Hub's Strategy 2030. Shenila also provides technical assistance to strategic policy development and overall program coordination of the NDC Hub.

She greatly enjoys working with member countries across the Pacific region providing technical support and delivering their country requests.

  • 3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  • +679 337 9297

Vanda Faasoa-Chan Ting

Technical Advisor

Vanda is the NDC Hub's Technical Advisor and is based within SPREP in Apia, Samoa. She has joined the Hub from the Samoa Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment where she was the Assistant CEO for the past six years. Vanda is involved in implementing country requests of the NDC Hub which SPREP is leading in the Hub.

  •    Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), Apia, Samoa
  •  + 685 21992 ext 237 

Knowledge Management Team

Rebecca Eldon

Advisor - Monitoring & Evaluation

Rebecca is responsible for the monitoring and evaluation of the Hub's work in the Pacific region. She also focuses on knowledge management and donor reporting for the NDC Hub. Rebecca was one of the very first staff to be recruited for the NDC Hub, starting as an Intern for the project in 2018.

In her free time, Rebecca enjoys Yoga, drawing and cooking.

  •   3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  • +679 905 4976

Sadie Tunaulu

Information and Knowledge Management Officer

Sadie is seconded to the NDC Hub by the Pacific Community - SPC and is in charge of information and knowledge management. She provides data management expertise to the Hub and its member countries. She also supports SPC's Manager Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability to deliver SPC led activities within the NDC Hub. A fun fact about Sadie is that she is an avid archer and you will find her on the range on a sunny afternoon practicing with her archery pals.

  •    3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  •  To be added.

Communications Team

Biutoka Kacimaiwai

Senior Communications Officer

Biutoka provides Communications support for the Regional NDC Hub Project in conjunction with the Blue Carbon Initiative and Low Carbon Sea Transport projects under GIZ Pacific, in the region.

He enjoys being out in the ocean for either sailing, fishing or surfing (still learning).  

  • 3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  •  +679 790 0912

Lekima Waqavuki

Communications Intern

Lekima Waqavuki is a Communications Intern with the Regional Pacific NDC Hub who’s pursuing a bachelor’s degree at the University of the South Pacific in Journalism and Law. He brings with him a passion for climate science communication and the zest to contribute to, and learn from his time at the Hub. He loves to keep himself active through dancing and volunteering.

  • 3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)

Priya Chand

Senior Communications Officer

Priya leads the communications at the Pacific NDC Hub. She is responsible for the overall management, development, implementation, budgeting, and monitoring of communications activities for the Project.

  • She is passionate about working for the greater good. She enjoys squash and badminton to keep herself active. 3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  • +679 790 9010 / +679 830 0010

Finance and Administration Team

Florette Tuuau

Finance and Administration Officer

Florette looks after the Finance and Administration side of things for implementing the activities SPREP is leading in the NDC Hub. She is tasked with ensuring that all the financial and administrative processes are followed to ensure smooth delivery of country requests in the Hub.

  •    Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), Apia, Samoa
  •   To be added.

Roxane Degueuse

NDC Hub Administration and Finance Assistant

 

Roxane works as the SPC Administrative and Financial Assistant working on the Regional Pacific NDC Hub. Her work currently provides administrative and technical support, administrating and monitoring budget lines and support to the SPC Manager for Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability Programme. She loves making create things, maybe that’s why she started by carrying out art and design studies.  A part of her leisure time is dedicated to painting, rattan basketry and art craft. Since she lives in New Caledonia she has been started to practice traditional wood carving.

  • CPS - B.P. D5 | 98849 Noumea, New Caledonia
  • Telephone: (687) 25 20 00

Shalini Lata

Senior Finance and Administration Officer

Shalini looks after the finance, procurement and administration of the NDC Hub. When not crunching numbers and meeting targets, Shalini can be found tending to her garden of blossoms and spending time with her family.

  •   3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at The Pacific Community - SPC)
  •   +679 995 6595

Management

Iris Cordelia Rotzoll

Project Manager

Iris joined the Hub as a Project Manager in July of 2022. She is responsible for the overall strategy, the management, implementation and the finances of the Regional Pacific NDC Hub. She is the contact point for the coordination with donors and current and future partners of the Hub.

Whenever she can, she enjoys swimming in the ocean and doing long walks on the beautiful beaches of the Pacific.

  •  3 Luke Street, Nabua, Suva, Fiji (based at the Pacific Community- SPC)
  •   +679 9986414