Philippines

Philippines Typhoons Tim and Vanessa Jul 1994 UN DHA Information Report 1

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Situation Report
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DHA-GENEVA 94/0250

PHILIPPINES - TYPHOONS TIM AND VANESSA
DHA-GENEVA INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
18 JULY 1994

1. TWO TYPHOONS TIM AND VANESSA AFFECTED LUZON DURING THE PERIOD 7 TO 11 JULY 1994.

2. TYPHOON TIM HIT PROVINCES LA UNION, PANGASINAN, ILOCOS SUR, ILOCOS NORTE AND LAOAG CITY. ALMOST 85,000 PERSONS AFFECTED, THREE DEAD, SIX INJURED AND NINE MISSING. 1,870 HOUSES DESTROYED AND 9,005 PARTIALLY DAMAGED.

3. TYPHOON VANESSA HIT PROVINCE KALINGA-APAYAO. 5,300 PERSONS AFFECTED, THREE DIED.

4. RELIEF OPERATIONS UNDERTAKEN BY PHILIPPINE NATIONAL RED CROSS. GOVERNMENT HAS RELEASED FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO PROVINCES AFFECTED. GOVT HAS NOT REQUESTED AN APPEAL FOR INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE.

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