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01 Jul 1982 description

Analysing the issue of shelter from the perspective of the survivor, rather than through the traditional perspective of donors and other assisting groups, this study aims to provide policy and programme guidelines on emergency shelter and post-disaster housing.

It aims to cover the entire disaster spectrum - including disaster preparedness, disaster relief, post-disaster reconstruction and prevention.

21 Jun 1982 description


UNDRO 7533
EL SALVADOR/GUATEMALA - EARTHQUAKE
UNDRO ALERT MESSAGE
21 JUNE 1982

ON 19 JUNE 1982 AT 00.22 HOURS LOCAL TIME (06.22 GMT) AN EARTHQUAKE LASTING 30 SECONDS, WITH A MAGNITUDE OF 7.0 ON THE RICHTER SCALE, STRUCK EL SALVADOR ON ITS BORDER WITH GUATEMALA. THE MAIN AREAS AFFECTED WERE THE DEPARTMENTS OF LA PAZ, CHALATENANGO AND LA LIBERTAD. THE HYPOCENTER OF THE EARTHQUAKE WAS LOCATED AT LATITUDE 13.0 DEGREES NORTH AND LONGITUDE 89.3 DEGREES WEST, IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN.

17 Mar 1982 description


UNDRO 84/0152

MOZAMBIQUE - DROUGHT
UNDRO SITREP NO. 21
16 JANUARY 1984

SITUATION

1. SITUATION REMAINS SERIOUS, ESPECIALLY IN PROVINCES INHAMBANE, MAPUTO AND GAZA. DEATHS DUE TO STARVATION INHAMBANE REPORTED AS HIGH AS 100,000. ESTIMATED 750,000 IN NEED OF URGENT ASSISTANCE.

INTERNATIONAL RESPONSE

2. INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE GAINING MOMENTUM TO MEET IMMEDIATE RELIEF NEEDS AND TO IMPROVE TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS.

17 Mar 1982 description


UNDRO 84/1776

MOZAMBIQUE - DROUGHT/FLOODS
UNDRO SITREP NO. 31
24 AUGUST 1984

SITUATION

1. MOZAMBIQUE REMAINS ONE OF THE MOST SERIOUSLY DROUGHT AFFECTED COUNTRIES IN AFRICA WITH AN ESTIMATED 3 MILLION PEOPLE IN NEED OF RELIEF ASSISTANCE. SECURITY SITUATION GRAVE.

17 Mar 1982 description


UNDRO 83/1784

MOZAMBIQUE - DROUGHT
UNDRO SITREP NO. 11
12 AUGUST 1983

SITUATION

1. THE FOOD AID PLEDGED/PROVIDED BY INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY SINCE THE APPEAL LAUNCHED BY UNDRO FOR MOZAMBIQUE IN JANUARY TOTALLED 107,780 TONS.

2. WATER SUPPLY PROJECT FOR MAPUTO NOW UNDERWAY. CONTRIBUTIONS TOTALLED US DLRS 1,596,000 AGAINST ORIGINALLY ESTIMATED REQUIREMENT OF US DLRS 1.5 MILLION. HOWEVER, REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERPIPE AND FILTERS STILL UNMET (PARA 3).

REQUIREMENTS

3. WATER SUPPLY PROJECT:

17 Mar 1982 description


UNDRO 7183

MOZAMBIQUE - DROUGHT
UNDRO SITREP NO. 1
17 MARCH 1982

1. GOVERNMENT HAS APPEALED FOR EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE THROUGH UNDRO AS A RESULT OF SERIOUS DROUGHT WHICH HAS AFFECTED 1.4 MILLION PEOPLE IN THE PROVINCES OF CABO DELGADO, NAMPULA, TETE, MANICA AND, DURING JANUARY TO MARCH, HAS EXTENDED TO THE SOUTHERN PROVINCES.

31 Jan 1982 description

1. Scope, Jurisdiction and Structure of the Self-Governing Authority (Administrative Council):

A.

01 Jan 1982 description

This manual on emergency vector control after natural disasters provides a companion to the guide Emergency Health Management after Natural Disaster by the Pan American Health Organisation. It deals with the following main themes:

 - General problem
 - Importance of disaster preparedness
 - Post-disaster action
 - Vector and rodent related diseases