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Typhoon Maysak Situation Report No. 1

I. Highlights Typhoon Maysak made landfall on the Chuuk islands on Sunday 29th March which had caused extensive damages prompting the Governor Johnson Elimo to declare a state of emergency. President...

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Relief operation underway in FSM after Maysak

A patrol boat carrying water supplies to devastated islands in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) will leave Pohnpei tonight as relief efforts get underway in the wake of super-typhoon Maysak. ...

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Maysak displaces thousands in FSM's Chuuk

The head of the Red Cross in the Federated States of Micronesia says 60 to 80 percent of homes on Weno, the capital of Chuuk State, were destroyed by Typhoon Maysak, which has left up to 6000 people...

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Thousands in need of help in typhoon-ravaged FSM

In the Federated of States of Micronesia where government officials and aid agencies are still working to assess the extent of the damage caused by Typhoon Maysak. It's believed around 20-thousand...

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Pacific cyclones highlight existential threat of Climate Change

2 April 2015, GENEVA – The head of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), Margareta Wahlström, spoke today of her concerns about the future development of Small Island Developing States...

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