Philippines + 2 more

ASEAN Weekly Disaster Update, 1 - 7 August 2016



  • Tropical Storm “Nida” (or “Carina) has triggered landslide and tornado incidents in several areas in Region I, IV, CAR and MIMAROPA. Based on NDRRMCE report, 7 houses were reportedly damaged and 8,809 people were affected by the storm.

  • Flood in Pontevedra, Negros Occidental Province, affected 348 families.


  • The Tropical Storm Nida also affected many areas in the norhtern provinces in Viet Nam. Based on the report of the Department of Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, the storm has damaged nearly 3,600 houses and submerged the other 500 houses. Around 10,000 ha of agricultural areas were also damaged. Six people died and 19 were missing because of the incident.


  • 5.7 M Earthquake shook Dompu, West Nusa Tenggara Province. 682 houses were reportedly damaged because of the earthquake.

  • 45 houses were flooded in Ende, East Nusa Tenggara Province. The local authority evacuated 231 people to the evacuation centre.