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Vanuatu

  • News

    Scale of cyclone Pam disaster staggering

    16 March 2015
    The scale of Vanuatu’s cyclone disaster is matched only by the complexity of the required humanitarian response, according to both the government and aid workers...
  • News

    Vanuatu reeling from cyclone Pam

    14 March 2015
    The closure of the main airport in Vanuatu is hampering the humanitarian response to cyclone Pam, which tore through the Pacific island archipelago yesterday, causing...
  • News

    Cyclone Pam batters Vanuatu

    13 March 2015
    As cyclone Pam, a category 5 storm, makes landfall today on the pacific islandsof Vanuatu, humanitarian workers there say the urban poor are especially at...
  • Analysis

    Health trade-offs of Pacific trade

    17 November 2014
    Diminished agricultural production and unhealthy imports are contributing to some of the world’s highest obesity and diabetes rates in the Pacific Islands. Thousands of kilometres...
  • Feature

    Generic drugs under pressure?

    9 October 2013
    A wide-ranging Asia-Pacific free trade agreement will not hinder access to affordable medication, the US commerce secretary said on the sidelines of an Asia-Pacific Economic...