Viet Nam Typhoon Wayne Sep 1987 UNDRO Situation Reports 1-4

Report
from UN Department of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 02 Sep 1987


UNDRO 87/1912

VIETNAM - TYPHOON -
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
2 SEPT 1987

1. UNDRO RESREP REPORTED THAT ON 16 AUG 87 TYPHOON BETTY STRUCK
PROVINCES BINH TRI THIEN AND NGHE TINH CAUSING LOSS OF LIVES,
DAMAGE TO INFRASTRUCTURE AND AGRICULTURE AND PROVIDED FOLLOWING
ESTIMATED FIGURES RE TOTAL OVERALL DAMAGE:

- 9 DEAD, 241 INJURED.

- 14,583 HOUSES COLLAPSED, 165,505 WITHOUT ROOF. 277 STOREHOUSES,
3,041 CLASSROOMS, 152 HOSPITALS AND CLINICS DAMAGED.

- NUMEROUS SECTIONS DYKES, BRIDGES AND SLUICES DAMAGED OR
DESTROYED.

- OVER 1,000 TONS GRAIN AND LARGE QUANTITIES OF GOODS AND
SUPPLIES WET AND RUINED. 12,000 HA RICE INUNDATED, 32,000 HA
RICE IN BLOSSOM BADLY HARMED.

2. GOVT HAS NOT REQUESTED UNDRO TO LAUNCH APPEAL FOR INTER-
NATIONAL ASSISTANCE.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +

(DPR 310 VIN)


UNDRO 86/2338

VIETNAM - TYPHOON WAYNE NO. 5 -
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
13 SEPTEMBER 1986

UNDRO/UNDP RESIDENT COORDINATOR INDICATES ON BASIS GOVERNMENTAL
DATA THAT TYPHOON WAYNE NO. 5 WHICH STRUCK VIETNAM FROM 1 TO 3
A.M, 6 SEPTEMBER WITH WINDS REACHING 120 KM/HOUR CAUSED OVER 400
DEAD, 30 MISSING, 2,000 INJURED OF WHICH 450 SERIOUSLY, OVER
500,000 HOUSES, 10,000 CLASSROOMS, 1,000 HOSPITAL/CLINIC WARDS
DAMAGED/DESTROYED.

AT GOVERNMENT REQUEST UNITED NATIONS INTERAGENCY MISSION (UNDRO/
UNDP, UNICEF, FAO) BEING UNDERTAKEN TO DISASTER AREAS. REPORT
ON SITUATION AND NEEDS SHALL BE ISSUED UPON COMPLETION MISSION'S
ASSESSMENT DUE 15 SEPTEMBER.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +


UNDRO 86/2422

VIETNAM - TYPHOON NO. 5 WAYNE
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 2
22 SEPTEMBER 1986

ACCORDING TO GOVT REPORTS CASUALTIES AND DAMAGE AS FOLLOWS:

- 400 DEAD, 34 MISSING, 2,400 INJURED OF WHICH 500 SERIOUSLY.

- 500,000 HOUSES, 10,000 CLASSROOMS, 1,184 HOSPITALS/CLINICS
DESTROYED OR DAMAGED.

- 161 BOATS WASHED AWAY.

- 2,000 ELECTRIC POSTS, 2,000 TELEGRAPHIC POSTS AND 1,800 RADIO
POSTS LEVELED.

2. TYPHOON HAS STRUCK 25 DISTRICTS IN PROVINCES OF HASON BINH,
HAIPHONG, QUANG NINH, HA NAM NINH AND THAI BINH, THE LAST TWO
BEING THE MOST SERIOUSLY AFFECTED.

3. INITIAL GOVERNMENT ASSESSMENT NEEDS INCLUDE: MEDICINES (ANTI-
BIOTICS AND OTHERS), BUILDING AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL, FOOD AND
INSECTICIDES.

4. SO FAR GOVT HAS NOT APPEALED FOR INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +


UNDRO 86/2462
VIETNAM - TYPHOON WAYNE NO. 5
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 3
25 SEPTEMBER 1986

SITUATION
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1. UNDRO/UNDP REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS LATEST GOVT INFORMATION ON
CASUALTIES AND DAMAGE AS FOLLOWS:

- 401 DEAD, 34 MISSING, 2,502 INJURED INCLUDING 921 CHILDREN AND
894 WOMEN.

- SEVERAL THOUSAND HOUSES DESTROYED OR DAMAGED AS WELL AS
SCHOOLS, HOSPITALS, NURSERIES AND WAREHOUSES.

- 171 VESSELS WASHED AWAY.

- APPROX. 9,500 ELECTRIC/TELEPHONE POLES COLLAPSED.

- LOSSES OF RICE SEED, CEMENT AND OTHER BUILDING MATERIALS, FER-
TILIZERS, INSECTICIDES, CLOTHING AND EXTENSIVE DAMAGE TO FRUIT
TREES AND INDUSTRIAL CROPS.

- 13,930 HA RICE CROP AFFECTED AND 82,650 HA FLOODED.

2. UNDRO/UNDP REPRESENTATIVE INFORMS THAT GOVT DIRECTED REQUEST
FOR AID SO FAR ONLY TO A FEW TRADITIONAL DONORS AND UN SYSTEM AND
IS NOT ASKING UNDRO TO LAUNCH INTERNATIONAL APPEAL. GOVT'S
REQUEST FOR UN SYSTEM'S ASSISTANCE COMPRISES:

- 9,000 TONS RICE/WHEAT FLOUR (UNDER REVIEW BY WFP/FAO)

- 100 TONS MILK POWDER OR EQUIVALENT FOR CHILDREN

- 100 TONS INSECTICIDES: DIAZINON 60 PERCENT EC, BPMC 50 PERCENT
EC, DIFFENFOS 30 PERCENT EC.

- FERTILIZERS SULPHATE URE NH4 (20-25 PERCENT)
URE NH4 (40-44 PERCENT).

- MEDICINES AND MEDICAL SUPPLIES.

- SCHOOL EQUIPMENT.

- BUILDING MATERIALS.

FOR LAST FOUR ITEMS EXACT QUANTITIES WILL FOLLOW.

NATIONAL RESPONSE
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3. GOVT HAS MOBILIZED ALL AVAILABLE RESOURCES, AND EFFORTS ARE
UNDERWAY TO RESTORE COMMUNICATIONS AND ESTABLISH TEMPORARY
SHELTERS FOR VICTIMS. SURROUNDING PROVINCES ALSO PROVIDED IMME-
DIATE RELIEF.

4. DONORS WISHING TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE NEEDS LISTED UNDER PARA 2
ARE KINDLY REQUESTED TO INFORM UNDRO OF THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS AND
VALUE, PREFERABLY BY TELEX 28148 UNDR CH.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +


UNDRO 86/2619

VIETNAM - TYPHOON WAYNE NO. 5
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 4
8 OCTOBER 1986

A UNDP/FAO/UNICEF MISSION VISITED MOST SEVERELY AFFECTED DIS-
TRICTS AND ON THE BASIS OF THEIR ASSESSMENT THE UNDRO/UNDP
REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS:

1. HEAVY LOSS OF LIFE, INJURIES AND DESTRUCTION/DAMAGE CAUSED TO
HOUSING AND PUBLIC BUILDINGS IN 2 DISTRICTS HA NAM NINH AND THAI
BINH, MOST SERIOUS SINCE 1929.

2. GOVERNMENT HAS REQUESTED EMERGENCY AID FROM UN ORGANISATIONS
AND TRADITIONAL DONORS, ALTHOUGH ANY ASSISTANCE WOULD BE
GRATEFULLY RECEIVED.

3. CONTRIBUTIONS REPORTED TO UNDRO:

US DLRS
GOVERNMENT OF FED. REP. OF GERMANY
219,512
DEUTSCHER CARITAS VERBAND AND DIAKONISCHES WERK
365,854

4. MEDICAL RELIEF PRIORITIES: ANTIBIOTICS, ANTIDIARRHOEA MEANS,
PAINKILLERS, VITAMINES, FILMS FOR X-RAY APPARATUS, SURGICAL IN-
STRUMENTS.

5. UNLESS THE SITUATION DETERIORATES THIS IS THE FINAL INFORMA-
TION REPORT.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +


UNDRO 87/1913
VIETNAM - TYPHOON -
UNDRO RAPPORT D'INFORMATION NO. 1 -
- 2 SEPTEMBRE 1987 -

1. LE REPRES UNDRO/UNDP NOUS INFORME QUE LE 16 AOUT LE TYPHON
BETTY A FRAPPE LES REGIONS DE BINH TRI THIEN ET NGHE TINH CAUSANT
DES PERTES EN VIES HUMAINES, DES DEGATS AUX INFRASTRUCTURES ET
AGRICULTURE. ESTIMATION DES DEGATS EST LA SUIVANTE:

- 9 MORTS, 241 BLESSES

- 14.583 MAISONS EFFONDREES, 165.505 SANS TOIT, SONT DETRUITS
277 ENTREPOTS, 3.041 CLASSES D'ECOLE, 152 HOPITAUX ET CLINIQUES

- DE NOMBREUSES SECTIONS DE DIGUES, PONTS ET ECLUSES SONT ENDOM-
MAGEES OU DETRUITES

- PLUS DE 1,000 TONNES DE GRAIN ET DES GRANDES QUANTITIES DE
NOURRITURE ET FOURNITURES SONT MOUILLES ET HORS USAGE. 12.000
HA DE RIZ INONDES, 32.000 HA DE RIZ EN FLEUR GATES.

2. GOUVERNEMENT N'A PAS DEMANDE A UNDRO DE LANCER UN APPEL
INTERNATIONAL.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVE 28148 +

(DPR 310 VIN)


UNDRO 85/2339
VIETNAM - TYPHON WAYNE NO. 5 -
RAPPORT D'INFORMATION NO. 1
13 SEPTEMBRE 1986

COORDINATEUR RESIDENT UNDRO/PNUD A INDIQUE SUR LA BASE DE DONNEES
GOUVERNEMENTALES QUE LE TYPHON WAYNE NO. 5 QUI A FRAPPE LE VIET-
NAM LE 6 SEPTEMBRE ENTRE 1 ET 3 HEURES DU MATIN AVEC DES VENTS
ALLANT JUSQU'A 120 KM/HEURE A PROVOQUE LES PERTES/DEGATS
SUIVANTS: PLUS DE 400 MORTS, 30 DISPARUS, 2.000 BLESSES DONT 450
SERIEUSEMENT, PLUS DE 500.000 MAISONS, 10.000 SALLES DE CLASSE ET
1.000 SALLES D'HOPITAUX/CLINIQUES ENDOMMAGEES OU DETRUITES.

SUITE A LA DEMANDE DU GOUVERNEMENT, UNE MISSION INTERAGENCE DES
NATIONS UNIES (UNDRO/PNUD, UNICEF, FAO) EST EN COURS SUR LES
LIEUX DU DESASTRE. UN RAPPORT SUR LA SITUATION ET LES BESOINS
SERA TRANSMIS DES QUE LA MISSION AURA TERMINE SON EVALUATION, CE
QUI EST PREVU POUR LE 15 SEPTEMBRE.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +


UNDRO 86/2454

VIETNAM - TYPHON NO. 5 WAYNE -
UNDRO RAPPORT D'INFORMATION NO. 2
25 SEPTEMBRE 1986

SELON RAPPORTS GOUVERNEMENT VOICI DETAILS CONCERNANT VICTIMES ET
DOMMAGES CAUSES:

- 400 MORTS, 34 DISPARUS, 2,400 BLESSES PARMI LESQUELS 500 SE-
RIEUSEMENT.

- 500,000 MAISONS, 10,000 SALLES DE CLASSE, 1,184 HOPITAUX/CLINI-
QUES DETRUITS OU ENDOMMAGES.

- 161 BATEAUX EMPORTES.

- 2,000 POTEAUX ELECTRIQUES, 2,000 POTEAUX TELEGRAPHIQUES ET
1,800 ANTENNES RADIO RASES.

2. 25 DEPARTEMENTS PROVINCES DE HASON BINH, HAIPHONG, QUANG
NINH, HA NAM NINH ET THAI BINH ONT ETE TOUCHES PAR TYPHON, LES
DEUX DERNIERES AYANT ETE LE PLUS SERIEUSEMENT AFFECTEES.

3. PREMIERE ESTIMATION DES BESOINS PAR GOUVERNEMENT COMPREND:
MEDICAMENTS (ANTIBIOTIQUES ET AUTRES), MATERIEL DE CONSTRUCTION
ET D'EDUCATION, BESOINS ALIMENTAIRES ET INSECTICIDES.

4. JUSQU'A PRESENT GOUVERNEMENT N'A PAS FAIT APPEL POUR AIDE
INTERNATIONALE.


UNDRO 86/2491

VIETNAM - TYPHON NO. 5 WAYNE -
UNDRO RAPPORT D'INFORMATION NO. 3
- 26 SEPTEMBRE 1986 -

SITUATION
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1. D'APRES REPRESENTANT UNDRO/PNUD VOICI DERNIERE INFORMATION DU
GOUVERNEMENT CONCERNANT VICTIMES ET DOMMAGES CAUSES:

- 401 MORTS, 34 DISPARUS, 2.502 BLESSES Y COMPRIS 921 ENFANTS ET
894 FEMMES.

- PLUSIEURS MILLIERS MAISONS DETRUITES OU ENDOMMAGEES DE MEME QUE
ECOLES, HOPITAUX, CRECHES ET ENTREPOTS.

- 171 BATEAUX EMPORTES PAR L'EAU.

- APPROX. 9.500 POTEAUX ELECTRIQUES/TELEPHONE EFFONDRES.

- PERTES SEMENCE DE RIZ, CIMENT ET AUTRES MATERIAUX DE CONSTRUC-
TION, ENGRAIS, INSECTICIDES, VETEMENTS ET PLUS GRAND DOMMAGE
CAUSE AUX ARBRES FRUITIERS ET RECOLTES INDUSTRIELLES.

- 13.930 HA RECOLTE DE RIZ ENDOMMAGES ET 82.650 HA INONDES.

2. REPRESENTANT UNDRO/PNUD INFORME QUE GOUVERNEMENT ADRESSA,
JUSQU'A PRESENT, DEMANDE D'AIDE SEULEMENT A QUELQUES DONATEURS
TRADITIONNELS ET AU SYSTEME DES NATIONS UNIES ET NE DEMANDE PAS A
L'UNDRO DE LANCER APPEL INTERNATIONAL. DEMANDE D'AIDE DU
GOUVERNEMENT AU SYSTEME DES NATIONS UNIES COMPREND:

- 9.000 TONNES RIZ/FARINE DE BLE (EXAMINE PAR PAM/FAO)
- 100 TONNES LAIT EN POUDRE OU EQUIVALENT POUR ENFANTS
- 100 TONNES INSECTICIDES: DIAZINON 60 POURCENT EC,
BPMC 50 POURCENT EC,
DIFFENFOS 30 POURCENT EC
- ENGRAIS - SULFATE URE NH4 (20-25 POURCENT)
URE NH4 (40-44 POURCENT)
- MEDICAMENTS ET FOURNITURES MEDICALES
- EQUIPEMENT SCOLAIRE
- MATERIAUX DE CONSTRUCTION

POUR LES QUATRE DERNIERS BESOINS, LES QUANTITES EXACTES SERONT
COMMUNIQUEES.

CONTRIBUTION NATIONALE
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3. GOUVERNEMENT A MOBILISE TOUTES LES RESSOURCES DISPONIBLES ET
DES EFFORTS SONT ENTREPRIS POUR RETABLIR LES COMMUNICATIONS ET
CREER DES ABRIS TEMPORAIRES POUR LES VICTIMES. LES PROVINCES
AVOISINANTES ONT EGALEMENT FOURNI UNE AIDE IMMEDIATE.

4. LES DONATEURS SONT PRIES D'INFORMER L'UNDRO DIRECTEMENT DE
LEURS CONTRIBUTIONS AUX BESOINS ENUMERES AU PARA.2 SI POSSIBLE
PAR TELEX: 28148 UNDR CH ET DE LA VALEUR CORRESPONDANTE.

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVE 28148 +


UNDRO 86/2625
VIETNAM - TYPHON NO. 5 WAYNE -
UNDRO RAPPORT D'INFORMATION NO. 4
- 9 OCTOBRE 1986 -

SUITE A UNE MISSION D'EVALUATION PNUD/FAO/UNICEF DANS LES REGIONS
LES PLUS TOUCHEES, LE REPRESENTANT UNDRO/PNUD NOUS INFORME QUE:

1. DEUX QUARTIERS, HA NAM NINH ET THAI BINH ONT SUBI IMPORTANTE
PERTE EN VIES HUMAINES ET NOMBREUSES HABITATIONS OU BATIMENTS
PUBLICS ENDOMMAGES OU DETRUITS. DEGATS LES PLUS IMPORTANTS
DEPUIS 1929

2. GOUVERNEMENT A DEMANDE L'ASSISTANCE DES ORGANISATIONS DES NU
ET DONATEURS TRADITIONNELS, DE MEME QUE TOUT AUTRE ASSISTANCE.

3. CONTRIBUTIONS RAPPORTEES A L'UNDRO DLRS EU
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GOUVERNMENT:
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- ALLEMAGNE, REP. FED.: CONTRIBUTION EN ESPECE 219.512

ONG:
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- DEUTSCHER CARITAS VERBAND AND DIAKONISCHES WERK:
EN ESPECE 365.854

4. SECOURS MEDICAUX D'URGENCE: ANTIBIOTIQUES, MEDICAMENTS ANTI-
DIARRHEIQUES, ANTI DOULEURS, VITAMINES, PELLICULES POUR EQUIP-
MENTS RADIOGRAPHIQUES, INSTRUMENTS MEDICAUX.

5. A MOINS QUE LA SITUATION NE SE DETERIORE, CECI EST LE DERNIER
RAPPORT D'INFORMATION

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVE 28148 +