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Making an impact in the Mentawai

By Connor Eck Over a decade ago a devastating tsunami hit the Mentawai islands. The worst affected area was South Pagai, where approximately 2,900 people with living standards already amongst the...

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Tsunami Disaster Risk 2016: Past impacts and projections

Tsunamis are rare, powerful and unpredictable natural hazards, with devastating consequences for coastal populations caught in their path. The vast majority are caused by earthquakes in active...

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Schools, houses of worship not yet rebuilt

Syofiardi Bachyul Jb, The Jakarta Post, Padang | Archipelago | Mon, April 13 2015, 7:10 AM Twenty school buildings, 32 churches and other public facilities, including three mosques, four health...

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ECHO Factsheet Indonesia – May 2014

Indonesia is located in one of the world's most disaster-prone regions, with frequent calamities such as tropical storms, floods, droughts, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. National authorities'...

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ECHO Factsheet Indonesia – March 2013

Key messages Making rapid assessment of specific needs of those affected by natural disasters together with implementing partners Responding effectively and efficiently to the humanitarian needs of...

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Preparing for the future

It’s just over two years since the Mentawai tsunami in October 2010 and it’s inspiring to see the resilience of the local people who have managed to pick themselves up and move forward. The disaster...

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ECHO Factsheet Indonesia – August 2012

Facts & Figures €84.5 million in response to natural disasters since 1994 €22 million to assist victims of conflicts since 1994 €8.27 million for disaster preparedness since 1994 Through ECHO...

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Eight Years After the South Asia Tsunami

When a massive 8.6 earthquake hit this year off the shores of Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on April 11, 2012, the communities in Banda Aceh where CRWRC had been working during the tsunami, knew...

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Fresh water and new life

The past year has been a huge endeavour for our management and field teams as we rolled out our recovery program after the 2010 tsunami devastated many of the Mentawai villages. We have now moved...

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MAAID002 - Annual Report 2011

This report covers the period 1 January 2011 to 31 December 2011. Programme outcome The purpose of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) programme is to support...

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