Calls for better co-ordination of Pacific disaster assistance

Makarita from Nukubalavu Village watches as her house is rebuilt after Cyclone Winston. Picture: RNZ

Pacific women are calling for better co-ordination of the flood of overseas assistance which usually follows natural disaster events in the Pacific. A regional meeting on ending violence against women heard that external actors arriving in the Pacific in the aftermath of disasters often cause more harm than good. The director of Tonga’s Women and […]

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