Measles overseas aid to be declared in Samoa Parliament

A live coldchain vaccine delivery of MMR in Samoa. Photo: RNZ Pacific / Jenny Meyer

APIA, 16 DECEMBER 2019 (SAMOA OBSERVER/MFAT) – Financial assistance for the measles epidemic from overseas has amounted to more than $22.4 million (US$8.2 million) to date and will this week be tabled before Parliament for scrutiny. The Prime Minister Tuilaepa Malielegaoi on Saturday confirmed the tabling of a supplementary budget to reflect the influx of […]

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