DRR FRAMEWORK COUNTRIES & REGIONS THEMES & ISSUES HAZARDS PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
Subscriptions: RSSEmail

Vanuatu

Vanuatu needs compensation, not charity

27 Mar 2015, TRF

Aid from the developed world to help Vanuatu is welcomed, but the developed world must also admit that addressing the impacts of climate change is part of their obligation. The act of solidarity must be combined with their responsibility to ensure justice to those who had no role in causing the crisis...


National Platform

Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Storm 1985 117,500
Storm 2004 54,008
Storm 1987 48,000
Earthquake* 1999 14,100
Storm 1993 12,005
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
Training & Events in Vanuatu
 
Academic Programmes in Vanuatu
 
Multimedia Products on Vanuatu
 


Create your own view of country national HFA progress by selecting, sorting and comparing the data and information you wish to see. View it online or download a spreadsheet.

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.