IF Sub-grantee

Living Lab ‘Innovative and Sustainable Solutions for Managing Coastal Erosion’

Project duration

24 Months

Start End


Cook Islands, Fiji


Alanna Smith

Te Ipukarea Society Incorporated (TIS)

  • Technology transfer/commercialisation
  • Innovation hub
  • Innovation Fund
  • R&I
  • Climate Change & environment

This project seeks to develop nature-based, hybrid, sustainable technology that can be used by island communities to remediate and protect their coastline and foreshore against inundation and erosion caused by climate-change induced sea level rise, storm surges and/or king tide and severe inundation events.

The project is funded by RERIPA

Project coordinator

Te Ipukarea Society Incorporated (TIS)

Project partners

The University of the South Pacific
Muri Environmental Care Group, Cook Islands