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COVID-19 update for ethnic communities from the New Zealand Government

New information and resources in non-English languages

New translated information is now available on the Unite Against COVID-19 website.

1. The following vaccine information is available across the languages on our website: · Vaccine basics · Who can get a vaccine? · Vaccination and your job · Applying for an early vaccination · COVID-19 vaccines: development, approval and safety · How the COVID-19 vaccine works · Side effects of COVID-19 vaccines · How to find trustworthy information and avoid scams

2. You can also find updated information about financial and wellbeing support during the COVID-19 pandemic: Arabic, Cook Islands Maori, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Farsi, Fijian, Gujarati, Hindi, Japanese, Kiribati, Korean, Niuean, Punjabi, Rotuman, Samoan, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Thai, Tokelau, Tongan, Tuvalu, Urdu, Vietnamese

Subscriber updates sent after Alert Level change and

Quarantine-Free Travel Pause

After Wellington's recent Alert Level change, the multiple Quarantine-Free Travel pauses and resumptions that have occurred recently, and the addition of new translated content on our website, updates have been sent out to subscribers in over 20 languages.

The updates contained key information about what these changes meant, when they would be in place from, and what health advice they need to follow (example below). Sign-up for this service at the top of each language's translation page on the Unite Against COVID-19 website.


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