PACIFIC ISLANDS REPORT
Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center
With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (RNZI, Dec.
23) -- A water desalination plant is on its way to Vanuatu to help
locals still without clean water almost a month following the eruption
of Mount Manaro.
The volcano erupted on Ambae, one of
Vanuatu's outer islands on November the 27th and displaced 3,000 people.
The New Zealand Red Cross' Operations
Manager, Andrew McKie, says water is of greater concern than further eruptions