Palau: Typhoon Bopha Situation Report No. 2 (as of 5 December 2012)



  • A State of Emergency has been declared.
  • Congress has been asked to appropriate US$10 million for response and recovery efforts.
  • Current priorities are shelter, water, sanitation and power. 92 houses have been completely destroyed and 59 houses have major damages. Initial Damage Assessments are continuing, with results still pending.
  • No casualties or major injuries have been reported.
  • The hospital and clinics will resume normal operations as of today.
  • A Recovery Task Force has been established


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