ASEAN
International Organization based in Indonesia

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27 Sep 2017 description

The status of Mount Agung has been raised to WARNING (AWAS-level 4) since 22 September 2017. The Indonesian Disaster Management Authority (Badan Nasional Penanggulangan Bencana / BNPB) has issued a 12 km radius exclusion zone from the crater. It is predicted that three districts along the northeastern hemisphere zone: Karangasem, Klungkung, Bangli will be directly impacted.

24 Sep 2017 description

NEW YORK, 22 September 2017- The Secretariats of ASEAN and the United Nations, acknowledged the strong cooperation and collaboration between both organizations at their annual meeting held at the UN Headquarters yesterday.

This annual Secretariat-to-Secretariat Meeting was established in March 2011 as a formal mechanism to consolidate and strengthen ASEAN-UN relations, review projects and activities and decide on new areas of cooperation and collaboration.

18 Sep 2017 description

1. HIGHLIGHTS

  • Typhoon Doksuri has caused significant impact with the details as follow: 9 death, 4 missing, 112 people injured, 1,185 houses collapsed, 152,559 houses damaged and 10,923 houses flooded;

  • The worst hit area were Ha Tinh and Quang Binh Provinces.

  • The national and local government along has provided relief activities to the affected population

  • The weather situation is improving in Viet Nam and the impact of the Typhoon is within the capacity of national government.

16 Sep 2017 description

1. HIGHLIGHTS

  • Typhoon Doksuri has made landfall in Viet Nam as Category 1 Typhoon with maximum sustained wind of 135 kph;

  • Four (4) persons reported dead, and 21 persons injured;

  • Thirty-three (33) houses collapsed and 121.289 houses damaged;

  • Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the hard-hit province today

  • Assessment of the impact is still on going;

16 Sep 2017 description

1. HIGHLIGHTS

  • Typhoon ‘Doksuri’ has made landfall in Viet Nam as a Category 1 typhoon with maximum sustained winds of 135 kph;

  • National and local authorities have put in place preparedness measures such as evacuation of at risk population, prepositioning of response capacities, early harvest, among others.

  • Assessment of the impact is still on going.

2. SUMMARY OF DISASTER EVENT

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Myanmar + 5 others
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Viet Nam + 3 others
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Malaysia + 2 others
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