Vava'u Emergency Coordination Centre

King Tupou VI opens Emergency Coordination Centre in Vava’u

The centre at Neiafu was opened by King Tupou VI.

Prime Minister Pohiva Tuíónetoa said Vava’u, like the rest of Tonga, is vulnerable to hazards that have caused serious destruction such as tropical cyclones, earthquakes and tsunamis.

He said they can cause damage to people, their livelihoods, environment and the development of Vava’u.