Viet Nam

Vietnam Typhoon Sep 1987 UNDRO Information Report 1

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Situation Report
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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.

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

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +

(DPR 310 VIN)

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.

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

= ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVE 28148 +

(DPR 310 VIN)