Measles campaign led by the Ministry Of Health (MOH) with support from UNICEF and WHO is currently underway. To date 12,220 children have received vaccination primarily in Shefa Province. The vaccination campaign has already commenced in the Sanma province and will commence in Tanna Island in the coming days.
VUV 30 million has been spent by Public Works Department to date on emergency road clearance with early estimates indicating VUV 124 million (one quarter of annual roads budget) needed for rapid response alone. Medium to long term costs yet to be estimated.