Pacific Elders’ Voice Sympathies for Tonga

His Majesty the King & Government of Tonga

We, Pacific Elders from across the Blue Pacific write to convey our heartfelt sympathies and express deep sorrow at the loss of lives and devastation caused due to the recent volcanic eruption and subsequent tsunami.

We appreciate this is a challenging and traumatic time for your government and the people, as you strive to clean up the volcanic dust, rebuild the lives of your people and the necessary infrastructure.

Our thought and prayers are with you and the people of Tonga at this critical time, and we stand ready to assist in your efforts to deal with the impacts of this terrible disaster.

This is a collective statement from Pacific Elders’ Voice. For further information please contact us.

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