News - Vanuatu
23 Apr 2015
Thousands of children affected by the devastation of last month’s Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu are slated to receive new birth certificates through a United Nations-supported campaign, the UN...
10 Apr 2015
Efforts to rebuild Vanuatu's infrastructure and housing in the wake of Cyclone Pam's destruction will begin soon, a New Zealand aid worker says. Head of the New Zealand Disaster Relief Forum,...
7 Apr 2015
A scheme allowing seasonal workers into New Zealand should be extended to hundreds more people from Vanuatu to provide much needed income in the wake of tropical cyclone Pam, Labour says. Labour...
31 Mar 2015
30 March 2015 – Two weeks after Tropical Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu, the United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for the archipelago on a tour through one of the most severely affected...
24 Mar 2015
The United Nations (UN) children's agency, UNICEF, is delivering essential supplies to children who need them most in Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu and Vanuatu despite logistical challenges...
24 Mar 2015
World Vision has begun distributing much needed aid in Vanuatu in the wake of Cyclone Pam, while staff who travelled to the remote island of Tanna reported “utter devastation”. The first...
20 Mar 2015
SYDNEY, Australia — Aid was slowly reaching Vanuatu’s storm-devastated outlying islands on Wednesday, including the remote southern island of Tanna, which was believed to have been crossed by...
19 Mar 2015
Please donate to help Oxfam’s emergency response teams reach people with clean water and hygiene kits. Your donation today will save lives. As details continue to emerge of Cyclone Pam’s...
17 Mar 2015
Your support is critical in these first few days.Cyclone Pam has directly hit vulnerable communities in Vanuatu, tearing through the area with winds of up to 250kmh. Oxfam teams are on the...