Government approves measures to protect Port Vila Water Source
Every Ni-Vanuatu citizen should have access to safe water in sufficient quantities to meet basic needs, including drinking, cooking and sanitation. The relatively abundant supply of fresh water in Vanuatu should further increase livelihoods opportunities and be fully harnessed to improve the overall economic standing of the country, both now and in the future.
Above Average Rainfall occurred in Southeast Tanna in March and April 2000. On May 2, 2000 following a day of heavy rain Lake Isiwi began to overflow its banks.