Latest COVID-19 Response News

Lottery of human misery now just misery
National Cabinet Statement 13 January
Sufficient business support urgently needed
Where’s urgency on boosters and kids?
Disability sector needs urgent clarification on testing and COVID safety
Labor releases Covid Response Framework for Tasmania
National Cabinet Statement 6 January
National Cabinet Statement 5 January
AHPPC statement on testing, tracing, isolating and quarantining in high levels of Covid community transmission
FAO welcomes $10 million USA contribution to its Covid response efforts
AHPPC statement on Omicron public health implications and response options
Government confirms Covid vaccinations to protect tamariki
Omicron: Government’s plan to minimise risk
Setting Australia’s aviation industry on course to recovery
$9.8 billion new investment in Australia’s health care and COVID response
Aotearoa hits 90 percent fully vaccinated milestone
Government upgrades local hospitals throughout NZ
Fiji’s economic recovery to benefit from additional support
Tenders called for new ambulance stations
National Cabinet Statement 10 December
Which regions could be at Green?
AHPPC statement on national principles for end-to-end best practice managed quarantine arrangements for international travellers
$540 million to continue and expand Australia’s Covid response
Funding for extra ICU capacity
Community caregivers spread hope in Ghana, with support from Apple
15 years fighting AIDS with: Apple helps raise nearly $270 million
Covid Community fund providing support for 160 organisations focused on women and girls
Nine countries designated very high risk
Reconnecting New Zealand – next steps
Green Party seeks post-enactment review for COVID Bill
Tech ready for businesses and events to open up for summer
Test and refine COVID traffic light system first
NCEA and Scholarship exams begin Monday
AstraZeneca arrives in New Zealand; second Covid vaccine available this month
MIQ stumps NZ Men’s U19 Cricketers World Cup hopes
Vaccine pass ready for Kiwi summer
Mitchell Director named on women’s honour roll
AHPPC statement on role of face masks to protect individuals and community from Covid
Booster vaccine available from end of November
New Aged Care Visitor Access Code released for public consultation to balance COVID safety with dignity and respect
More Mental wellbeing supports for Auckland
90 percent first dose target reached in Auckland
National Cabinet Statement 5 November
Extra funding for 2022 COVID safe schools
Additional Pfizer Covid vaccines purchased
Regional economies hit $2 billion milestone
Northern parts of Northland to move to Alert Level 3
Commonwealth Covid hotspot to end in Greater Melbourne on 31 October 2021