Large scale reconstruction efforts underway in typhoon damaged Palau

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from Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Published on 11 Dec 2012 View Original

Updated 11 December 2012, 17:50 AEST

It's just over a week since Typhoon Bopha swept through the Palau island chain on its destructive path towards the Philippines.

Audio: Large scale reconstruction efforts underway in typhoon damaged Palau

No casualties occurred, but the southern islands were badly affected.

The authorities have assessed the damaged and a big relief effort is underway.

The President of Palau Community College, Doctor Patrick Tellei is co-ordinating operations.

He told Steve Rice about the work that's underway.

Presenter: Steve Rice

Speaker: Co-ordinator of Palau's typhoon damage relief effort, Doctor Patrick Tellei

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