11 Nov 2023

'Don't lift ban on oil and gas exploration' - Vanuatu says to NZ

From , 6:00 am on 11 November 2023
Drilling rig working on oil and gas wellhead platform

Photo: 123rf

Vanuatu's Climate Minister is urging the incoming New Zealand government not to restart offshore oil and gas exploration in Aotearoa.

New Zealand's National party had pledged to lift the ban on exploration if elected.

RNZ Pacific's Lydia Lewis has the story