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Vanuatu volcano refugees get desalination device

PACIFIC ISLANDS REPORT Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i WELLINGTON, New Zealand (RNZI, Dec. 23) -- A...

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Sri Lanka + 2 more

South Asia: East-West Center Tsunami Relief Fund update

HONOLULU (DEC. 23) - A total of US $506,978 has been contributed to the East-West Center Tsunami Relief Fund. The contributions have come from donations from the generous public and EWC alumni,...

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Vanuatu

Ash, sand sour crops on Vanuatu Island

PACIFIC ISLANDS REPORT Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i By Len Garae PORT VILA, Vanuatu (Vanuatu Daily...

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Vanuatu

Sickness in the ash of simmering Vanuatu volcano

PACIFIC ISLANDS REPORT Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i By Ray Lilley AMBAE ISLAND, Vanuatu (The...

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Myanmar + 8 more

After the tsunami - Human rights of vulnerable populations

Executive Summary The tsunami of December 26, 2004 devastated thousands of communities along the coastline of the Indian Ocean. More than 240,000 people were killed. Tens of thousands went missing...

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Fiji

One dead, thousands flee Fiji flood

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i SUVA, Fiji (Fiji TV, Sept. 30) -- At least one person is dead and...

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USA

USA: Palau donates $100,000 to U.S. relief

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i KOROR, Palau (Palau Horizon, Sept. 12) - Palau President Tommy...

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USA

USA: Marshalls give $ 10,000 to U.S. relief effort

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i MAJURO, Marshall Islands (Yokwe Online, Sept. 10) - The government...

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PNG

PNG: Floods take heavy toll in Bougainville

PACIFIC ISLANDS REPORT Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (PNG...

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PNG

PNG responds to West New Britain eruption

PACIFIC ISLANDS REPORT Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (The National,...

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Myanmar + 7 more

Pacific Disaster Center recognized for use of GIS technology

KIHEI (May 26) - The Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) on Maui has been selected to receive a "Special Achievement Award" from the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) for its use of...

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India + 7 more

Tsunami: Rebuilding over the long haul

By Charles E. Morrison President, East-West Center HONOLULU (Feb. 11) -- As the response to the Dec. 26 Indian Ocean tsunami shifts from immediate rescue, relief, and burial (although much remains to...

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India + 10 more

Pacific Disaster Center deploys Tsunami Response Map Viewer

KIHEI (Jan. 28) - The Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) on Maui has deployed the Southeast Asia and Indian Ocean Tsunami Response Map Viewer to support response and recovery efforts following the...

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