The Republic of Vanuatu is an island nation found in the South Pacific Ocean. This 12,190 sq km country was discovered by the Spaniards during the expedition of Pedro Fernandes de Queirรณs in 1605.

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What animals live in Vanuatu?

Dolphins, porpoises, whales, bats, dugongs, manatees, and sea cows live in Vanuatu.

What is the traditional dress of vanuatu?

The traditional dress of Vanuatu is called an ''Island dress'' or ''Mother Hubbard.''

What is the capital of Vanuatu?

The capital of the South Pacific island country of Vanatu is Port Vila.

Where is deforestation in vanuatu?

Loging in Vanuatu is a limited industry. There is some loggin on the main Island of Efate and also Santo. Apart from that login is very limited. I know someone who has a sandlewood industry there. It's pretty big because there isn't a competition there.

Where is Vanuatu?

It is in the South Pacific Ocean . Its approximate geographic coordinates are 15 oS & 168 oE .

It is an Archipelago of islands, the principal islands, being Espiritu Santo, Malakula , Epi, Efate. There numerous smaller island in the group.

It was formerly known as the New Hebrides.

The island group of the Solomon Islands lie to the north west, Fiji, to the east, and New Caledonia to the south west.

The capital is Port Vila, on the island of Efate.

What languages are spoken in Vanuatu?

Bichelamar [Bislama] also mistakenly known as Pidgin English is the most used, as each Islands and villages have their own dialects.

People from different islands communicating together would use Bichelamar, but there are 3 officials language in Vanuatu: Bichelamar [Bislama], French and English.

Each island has its own language and dialect.
There are about 113 languages spoken in Vanuatu.
The main languages are English, French, and Bislama.

How long does it take to travel from Brisbane to Los Angeles?

Brisbane (BNE) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) Flight Duration 12 hours 55 mins The travel time will depend on the airline, the stops that are made, and whether you figure in the time zone change or not.

What sort of climate does vanuatu have?

tropical; moderated by southeast trade winds from May to October; moderate rainfall from November to April; may be affected by cyclones from December to April

Is Vanuatu an island?

It is NOT an island in the singular, but an archipelago of islands. The principal islands in group are Espiritu Santo, Malakula, Efate, & Epi. There are numerous smaller islands in the group.

It is legally a sovereign nation, and part of the British Commonwealth.

It was formerly known as 'New Hebrides'. Its capital city is Port Vila, on the island of Efate.

Why life is unlikely on Vanuatu?

NO!! I have been there many years ago. It is a lovely place and lovely people. There's plenty of life.

Who does Vanuatu belong to?

Vanuatu doesn't belong to anybody. It gained its independence from the British in 1980.

How do you say hello in Vanuatu's languages?

Vanuatu has 3 official languages:

  • English = Hello
  • Bislama = Halo
  • French = Bonjour

What does money in vanuatu look like?

use Google, and look up- Vanuatu Money

What are some traditional foods from vanuatu?

Its lap lap definatley its got :

  • Coconut milk
  • Island cabbage (optional)
  • Taro or manioc or cooking bananas
  • For something different use a mix of any two above ingredients. Or add sweet potato (kumala) with your manioc.
  • Banana leaves for wrapping

You grate manioc and make it into a paste them put it underground with hot stones to cook its YUM it have meat also very yummy with coconut cream . It is defiantly worth trying especially the coconut cream ones.

What continant is Vanuatu on?

Vanuatu is an island nation in the south Pacific north and east of Australia. It is not on a continent. There's a map and more information available at the Wikipedia article on Vanuatu. Oh, and you'll need a link. Got one for ya.

What is vanuatu national animal?

Vanuatu's national animal is the Dolphin.


What do the native vanuatu people eat?

Natives of Vanuatu peel yams for their Lap-Lap meal consisting of milk and yam and pig shreads, baked over a live fire wrapped in banana leaf! Yummmmmmmmmmmy! It seems as though they eats this daily according to a live documentary on MTV.

Are same-sex civil unions legal in Vanuatu?

No. Same-sex marriages, civil unions and domestic partnerships are not legally recognized in Vanuatu.

Who was the president of Vanuatu in 2010?

Iolu Abil was the president of Vanuatu in 2010. He became the 7th president of Vanuatu on 2009 September 2.

Who was the President of Vanuatu in 2011?

Iolu Abil was the President of Vanuatu in 2011. He became the 7th President of Vanuatu on 2009 September 2.

What are the provinces of Vanuatu?

The provinces of Vanuatu are like the states in the US or provinces in Canada. The names of the provinces are derived from the letters of the names of the islands in that province. Example: PENAMA (PENecost, AMbae, MAewo) islands Maybe this helps.