NZ’s increased Pacific aid given focus

Aid is unloaded from the C-130 Hercules. Picture: NZ DEFENCE FORCE

WELLINGTON, 16 JULY 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Timor L’Este are the countries in the Pacific region most in need of aid funding, New Zealand’s foreign ministry says. The New Zealand government recently increased its Overseas Development Assistance budget by $US488 million, lifting the total to U$S1.5 billion over the […]

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