Tonga supports Vanuatu
17 March 2023
Nuku’alofa- TC Judy and TC Kevin devastated Vanuatu in a space of one week especially central and southern Vanuatu.
The Government of Tonga is contributing $100,000 towards the Government of Vanuatu’s response to the aftermath of the cyclones.
Government is also assisting Tongan students currently studying in Vanuatu by providing additional allowance to cope with additional expenses due to the cyclones.
The Government of Tonga had received financial assistance from the Government of Vanuatu following the Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha’apai events in 2022 and the Tongan diaspora in Vanuatu also remitted financial assistance channeled through the Ministry of Finance following the HTHH events.