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Volunteer Service Abroad Te Tūao Tāwāhi (VSA) and the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) have signed a five year partnership agreement which will support emergency medicine and emergency care development across the Pacific.

The partnership will initially help develop emergency care capacity in Tonga and Vanuatu (in partnership with each country’s respective Ministry of Health) with the possibility to extend to other Pacific nations in the future.

Read the full statement here.