Saturday 8 February
● 200 hundred tents and 250 hygiene kits were air freighted from Australia. They were shipped to Pangai on the same day on VOEA Pangai.
● MV ‘Otuanga’ofa arrived with aid from Tongans resident in New Zealand.
Monday 10 February
● Director of NEMO was in Ha’apai to review the current Emergency Operations Centre operation, monitor activities by NGOs and other agencies, and assess the progress of the cluster approach on the ground. He returned to Tongatapu on 11 February.
● Logistics and WASH experts travelled to Ha’apai to assess response activities in their respective clusters, returning Thursday 13 February.
Wednesday 12 February
● Peter Shackleton, First Secretary, NZ High Commission visited Ha’apai.
Friday 14 February
● Cluster meetings: Shelter and WASH.