News - Vanuatu
13 Aug 2018
A state of emergency remains in place on the Vanuatu island of Ambae following an increase in volcanic activity in late July and a mass evacuation of the island is currently underway. The...
22 May 2018
Vanuatu's National Disaster office says only about 10 percent of the population are expected to take up the government's offer of help to evacuate the volcanic island of Ambae. Operations...
17 May 2018
15 May 2018, Port Vila, Vanuatu - It's a Pacific island nation that has beaten the global community across the finish line with Vanuatu officially being the first nation in the world to legally...
1 May 2018
New Zealand has delivered 23 tonnes of emergency aid for Vanuatu's volcano evacuees. The supplies included hygiene kits, tarpaulins, mother-and-infant kits and shelter toolkits. The New Zealand...
12 Mar 2018
Disaster authorities in Vanuatu say cyclone Hola caused widespread damage on most islands in the central parts of the country. Last week, the cyclone passed over Vanuatu as a category two...