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Drones take to the Vanuatu sky to test ‘last mile’ vaccine delivery to children


 


5 December 2018, Port Vila: In Vanuatu today, the Minister of Health, Norris Jack Kalmet, officially opened the drone trials for vaccine delivery to children living on remote islands. The event was held at the old Takara Airstrip, about an hour from the capital, Port Vila, with more than 100 community members, health workers and children present to witness the drones take to the sky for the first time.

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