The New Zealand High Commission (NZHC) in Port Vila is seeking to appoint a Development Programme Coordinator (DPC) on a fixed-term 2-year basis for the New Zealand Aid Programme. A job description is available from the New Zealand High Commission website http://www.nzembassy.com/vanuatu.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB), with the Governments of New Zealand and Vanuatu, have provided additional financing of USD18.48 million, USD4.65 million, and USD1.607 million respectively to the Vanuatu Inter-Island Shipping Support Project.
Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced that New Zealand will contribute a further $1 million to the Cyclone Pam response and will also help transport Fiji disaster response personnel to Vanuatu by RNZAF C-130 Hercules.
Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully today announced an additional $1.5 million in Cyclone Pam relief, on top of the $1 million contributed yesterday. He also announced two more NZ Defence Force (NZDF) relief flights will head to Vanuatu tomorrow.