This innovation has been successfully trialled in Australia, South America and South East Asia, with dengue almost completely eliminated in trial areas.
The Pacific Island Domestics Ship Safety Program has been developed by South Pacific Community (SPC) with an aim to improve, maintain and promote safe operations of domestic shipping.
The Port Vila Market Manager said space is now a major concern for the vendors and there is an urgent need for more tables, as well as new toilets.
Chief Garae said that traditional houses have fallen due to heavy ash, water sources are contaminated and the air is no longer safe to breathe.
Around 30 members and officials from Bougainville, the Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Niue, Tonga and Vanuatu made it to Wellington for the workshop.
The building of the water tanks progressed throughout last year 2017 and now the people of Mele Maat are excited to be hosting the opening ceremony.
The exercise will test New Zealand’s military personnel in their peacekeeping abilities and local agencies in their ability to work together in a coordinated manner.
Exercise Tropic Major involved more than 500 personnel in a Joint Task Force of Navy, Army and Air Force elements.
Police said the case related to an incident which happened during the National Games in Luganville, Santo in December 2016.
The countries in the region that have acceded to the agreement are Australia, New Zealand, Palau, Tonga and Vanuatu.