IAPP Launched in Vanuatu

November 20, 2017

Port Vila, Vanuatu—The International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP) was launched in the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu with more than 40 guests, including the speaker of the parliament and a former head of state.



Pacific Nations Develop 2016 Plan of Action

December 2, 2015

Sydney, Australia—“Peace, Security and Human Development in Oceania” was the theme of the 2015 UPF-Oceania regional conference.


UPF-Vanuatu Delivers Solar Batteries to Villagers

June 1, 2015

Port Vila, Vanuatu—UPF-Vanuatu has given solar batteries to women in areas where there is no electrical power supply.


Vanuatu MP Becomes ‘Ambassador’ for Development

February 28, 2015

Port Vila, Vanuatu—A member of Vanuatu’s Parliament visiting South Korea saw evidence of its miraculous development and committed himself to bringing the methods to his country.


UPF-Vanuatu Honors Model Family

February 24, 2015

Port Vila, Vanuatu—Vanuatu’s first president joined Ambassadors of Peace and local residents at the presentation of a special award to the best model family in the region.


Sewing Machines from Australia Donated to Vanuatu Women

September 15, 2014

Imaelone, Vanuatu - Sewing machines donated by Ingleburn High School in Sydney were transported to Vanuatu, and women were taught to use them.


New Village Movement in Vanuatu Grows Coffee for Export

May 8, 2014

Tafea State, Vanuatu - Thirteen coffee experts from South Korea visited the town of Tanna from April 28 to May 8, 2014, to learn about the New Village Movement's coffee growing project.


Vanuatuans Learn about Korea's New Village Movement

December 6, 2011

Tanna, Vanuatu - Through the invitation of UPF-Oceania, the Tafea Provincial President in Vanuatu and four local leaders visited Korea December 1-6, 2011, to learn about Saemaul Undong (Korea's "New Village Movement") and explore the potential for development partnerships. The visit helped leaders in the developing nation of Vanuatu to understand the Saemaul Undong, which played such a significant role in providing the vision and conviction to develop the rural areas in Korea.


Vanuatu Deputy Prime Minister Welcomes Peace Tour

April 23, 2009

Port Vila, Vanuatu - Hon. Vanuaroroa Ham Lini, Deputy Prime Minister of Vanuatu, welcomed the UPF Global Peace Tour to Vanuatu on April 23. An International Leadership Conference took place on the theme of "One Family under God: A New Vision for Peace in the 21st Century."


H. Lini: Peace in the Pacific Rim

February 12, 2008

H.E. Ham Lini, Prime Minister, Republic of Vanuatu address to the World Summit on Peace, Seoul, Korea • February 10, 2008