Right now in the Pacific there is a life-threatening measles outbreak, and children are most at risk.
Outbreaks have been declared in Fiji, Samoa and Tonga. Thousands of people have been affected, and many thousands more are at risk as health authorities and medical professionals race to prevent the spread and impact of this disease.
Red Cross volunteers are working closely with Ministries of Health to support both response and prevention activities. Hundreds of people have already visited the mobile vaccination site at Samoa Red Cross.
You can help too. Donate to the Pacific Disaster Fund now to support this emergency response.
With my girlfriend we are based in Papamoa Beach, and we are looking for some Casual Job.
Both we are argentinean, and we are working now as Gardener and cleaners.
We are selling some delights from our country as well.
So, please fell free in contact us if somebody need us for help with the house, delicious food, or any help with anything (move out rubbish, or stuff you don`t want anymore, walking dogs, etc)
Thanks a lot
Victoria and Lucas
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Nominate yourself or someone you know today.
As water usage has been extreme and the forecast is hot and dry, a sprinkler ban has now been put in place for our city.
From today, the use of all sprinklers and irrigation systems is banned until further notice.
You can still water your garden, by hand, between 5 and 8AM and 7 and 10PM.
For more information and tips on conserving water visit tauranga.govt.nz/savingwater
Let’s make every drop count.