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Pacific Region Appeal No. 01.72/2004 Annual Report

In Brief Appeal No. 01.72/2004; Appeal target: CHF 2,051,861; Appeal coverage: 90.1%. Operational Context Throughout the year 2004, Pacific national societies made further progress towards achieving...

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Fiji boosts storm relief by $6 million

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (RNZI, May 4) - Fiji's cabinet has agreed to boost flood relief efforts by US$6 million. The money is earmarked for food supplies to victims, and for rebuilding homes and...

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Further Australian assistance for flood affected Fiji

Australia will help Fijian families with further flood relief assistance, the Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Mrs Chris Gallus, announced today. 'Australia is funding urgent relief to...

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NZ providing more flood relief to Fiji

Hon Phil Goff New Zealand is providing further relief supplies to people worst affected by floods in Fiji, says Foreign Minister Phil Goff. Mr Goff said Fiji's government has asked New Zealand,...

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Emergency assistance for flood affected Fiji

Australian officials in Fiji and Canberra, together with our FRANZ Agreement partners France and New Zealand, are continuing to work closely with the Fiji National Disaster Management Office, the...

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Flood relief effort continues in Fiji

Fiji's Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase has allocated almost $US1.5 million to the country's flood relief effort. The districts of Serua and Veivatuloa are still considered National Disaster zones,...

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More than 20,000 homeless in Fiji floods

Wellington (dpa) - More than 20,000 people remain in evacuation centres in the South Pacific island state of Fiji following disastrous floods last week, according to news reports from the capital...

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Fiji: Preliminary estimates of flood affected areas

The DISMAC National Operation Centre released this morning preliminary estimates of ration provision for areas affected by : Western Division : Ration -- Based on the number of villages and or...

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Thousands evacuated after floods in Fiji

By Malakai Veisamasama SUVA, April 16 (Reuters) - Up to 8,000 Fijians were evacuated to high ground and a typhoid warning was issued on Friday as soggy residents of the South Pacific nation's main...

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Fiji: DISMAC Update - 1pm 16 Apr 2004

The DISMAC National Operational Centre has provided the situation as at 1.00pm this afternoon. 1) The Sawani Bridge is under 3 feet of water and is closed to all traffic. 2) Motorists to be warned...

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Fiji: Missing persons now 11

There are 11 missing persons as of today, according to the DISMAC National Operational Centre. The missing woman is Makereta Naviti who resides in Tacirua but left home last Thursday for the village...

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Caritas Australia will assist Fiji

Caritas Australia will provide funds to help people devastated by floods in Fiji. "In addition, we are accepting donations to help the people of Fiji in their reconstruction and rehabilitation work...

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Fiji: Heavy rain causes second Suva flood

Torrential rain has caused widespread flooding in and around Fiji's capital, Suva, creating fresh havoc among homes, shops and crops. The latest floods have come just one week after a rainstorm left...

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Eleven missing in Fiji flash floods

By Malakai Veisamasama SUVA, April 15 (Reuters) - Eleven people are missing in flash floods in Fiji, leaving families stranded on roof tops, highways cut and the capital Suva isolated, officials said...

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Micronesia + 1 more

FSM and Fiji to receive Forum natural disaster funding

The governments of the Federated States of Micronesia and Fiji will each receive payments from the Regional Natural Disaster Relief Fund, administered by the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat...

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Landslides ruin Fiji's Easter break

by Andrew Macalister, New Zealand Red Cross Fiji Red Cross staff and volunteers have led the response to a devastating storm that struck the Pacific nation last week, killing at least ten people with...

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New Zealand ready to help storm-ravaged Fiji

WELLINGTON, Apr 13, 2004 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The New Zealand government has indicated it is ready to help storm-ravaged Fiji once a specific request for aid is made. Earlier Tuesday, a spokesman...

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Fiji: Floods - Information Bulletin n° 1

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are...

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