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30 Dec 1986 description


UNDRO 86/3190
FIJI ISLANDS - CYCLONE RAJAH
INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
30 DECEMBER 1986

1. UNDRO/UNDP RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS CYCLONE RAJAH HIT NORTH VANUA LEVU ON 29/30 DEC, MOVING THROUGH LAU GROUP TOWARD TONGA.

2. NO OFFICIAL ASSESSMENT AVAILABLE BUT CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO CROPS, ROADS, BRIDGES, WATER/POWER SUPPLY SYSTEM REPORTED IN VANUA LEVU, TAVEUNI AND NEARBY ISLANDS. FURTHER DESTRUCTION CAUSED BY TIDAL WAVES AND LANDSLIDES EXPECTED IN LAU GROUP AND LOW-LYING AREAS.

16 Dec 1986 description


UNDRO 86/3146
ALGERIE - DEPLACES MALIENS ET NIGERIENS
RAPPORT DE SITUATION NO. 1
16 DECEMBRE 1986

16 Dec 1986 description


UNDRO 86/3149
ALGERIA - DISPLACED PERSONS FROM MALI AND NIGER
SITUATION REPORT NO. 1
16 DECEMBER 1986

12 Dec 1986 description

UNDRO 86/3135
BRAZIL - EARTH TREMORS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1

11 Dec 1986 description

UNDRO 86/3132

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC - FLOODS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
11 DECEMBER 1986 -

1. UNDRO/UNDP RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS THAT HEAVY FLOODING CAUSED BY CONTINUOUS RAINS SINCE END OF NOVEMBER HAS CAUSED LOSS OF LIFE AND EXTENSIVE DAMAGE IN SOUTH AND CENTRAL IRAN, THE WORST HIT AREAS BEING THE PROVINCES OF FARS AND
BUSHEHR.

05 Dec 1986 description


UNDRO 86/3090

NIGERIA - OUTBREAK YELLOW FEVER
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
05 DECEMBER 1986

1. OUTBREAK YELLOW FEVER REPORTED IN FOUR HEAVILY POPULATED STATES OF NIGERIA WITH 300 CONFIRMED DEATHS TO DATE. STARTING IN BENUE STATE YELLOW FEVER QUICKLY SPREAD TO CROSS RIVER, ANAMBRA AND IMO STATES IN LAST TWO WEEKS. SITUATION FAST DETERIORATING WITH DANGER SPREADING TO NEIGHBOURING STATES.

01 Dec 1986 description

Investments in improving a country's disaster preparedness capabilities can help reduce damage
and save lives. A significant portion of our effort is devoted to enhancing disaster preparedness
in countries especially vulnerable. We fund the training of international participants who attend workshops, seminars, and conferences. We promote institution building by strengthening disaster preparedness programs. We support projects designed to provide advanced warning of an approaching tsunami,

03 Nov 1986 description

UNDRO 86/2835

HAITI - INONDATIONS
RAPPORT D'INFORMATION NO. 1
3 NOVEMBRE 1986

1. DES PLUIES VIOLENTES ONT PROVOQUE D'IMPORTANTES INONDATIONS SUR L'ILE DE LA GONAVE. LE BILAN OFFICIEL MAIS PROVISOIRE FAIT ETAT DE: 31 MORTS, 906 SANS ABRI, PLUS DE 350 MAISONS DETRUITES/

03 Nov 1986 description

UNDRO 86/2836

HAITI - FLOODS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
3 NOVEMBER 1986

1. HEAVY RAINS CAUSED SEVERE FLOODS ON GONAVE ISLAND 23 OCT 86. OFFICIAL BUT PROVISIONAL ASSESSMENT: 31 DEAD, 906 HOMELESS, APPROX 350 HOUSES DESTROYED/DAMAGED, CROPS/LIVESTOCK, ROADS AND DRINKING WATER SYSTEMS SERIOUSLY AFFECTED. GOVT AUTHORITIES, NATIONAL NGO'S CONDUCTING RELIEF/RECOVERY, WITH SUPPORT LOCALLY AVAILABLE INTERNATIONAL RESOURCES, AND UNDER COORDINATION GOVT FOCAL POINT OPDES (ORGANISATION PRE-DESASTRES ET DE SECOURS).

10 Oct 1986 description


UNDRO 86/2648
EL SALVADOR - EARTHQUAKE
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
10 OCTOBER 1986 - 23.30 HRS

1. POSSIBLY MAJOR EARTHQUAKE STRUCK EL SALVADOR TODAY 11.50 HRS LOCAL TIME (18.50 HRS GVA TIME) CAUSING CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO CAPITAL SAN SALVADOR AND SURROUNDING AREAS.

2. PROVISIONAL READINGS COMPUTE MAGNITUDE BETWEEN 5.4 AND 6.8 RICHTER, WITH EPICENTER LOCATED 90 KMS SOUTHEAST OF CAPITAL. FIRST SHOCK FOLLOWED BY STILL ONGOING TREMORS OF LESSER MAGNITUDE.

07 Oct 1986 description


UNDRO 86/2590

PHILIPPINES - TYPHOON OYANG
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
7 OCTOBER 1986

1. UNDRO/UNDP REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS TYPHOON OYANG HIT THE PHILIPPINES AT 0400 AM ON 6 OCT 1986.

2. CASUALTIES: 2 DEAD, 1 INJURED, 8 MISSING.

3. 11,343 FAMILIES OR 69,375 PERSONS AFFECTED IN DIFFERENT CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES IN METRO MANILA. OUT OF THESE 9,365 FAMILIES OR 59,785 PERSONS HAD BEEN EVACUATED TO 67 EVACUATION CENTRES.

03 Oct 1986 description

UNDRO 86/2558

TUNISIA - FLOODS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
3 OCTOBER 1986

1. UNDRO/UNDP RESREP REPORTS THAT ON 30 SEPT. TORRENTIAL RAINS CAUSED EXTENSIVE FLOODS IN VARIOUS ZONES. WORST HIT AREAS ARE: TUNIS, GOVERNORATES OF TUNIS, BEN AROUS, ARIANA, ZAGHOUAN, NABEUL, KAIROUAN, KASSERINE, BIZERTE, BEJA, JENDOUBA.

2. REPORTS INDICATE 20 PEOPLE KILLED, 3 SERIOUSLY WOUNDED, APPROX. 100 HOUSES DESTROYED, MANY ROADS TEMPORARILY BLOCKED AND 3 BRIDGES DAMAGED.

03 Oct 1986 description

UNDRO 86/2565

TUNISIE - INONDATIONS
UNDRO RAPPORT D'INFORMATION NO. 1
3 OCTOBRE 1986

1. UNDRO/PNUD REPRESENTANT RESIDENT INFORME QUE LE 30 SEPT. DES PLUIES TORRENTIELLES ONT PROVOQUE DE GRAVES INONDATIONS DANS PLUSIEURS REGIONS. LES PLUS TOUCHEES SONT: TUNIS, LES GOUVERNORATS DE TUNIS, BEN AROUS, ARIANA, ZAGHOUAN, NABEUL, KAIROUAN, KASSERINE, BIZERTE, BEJA ET JENDOUBA.

2. LES RAPPORTS FONT ETAT DE 20 MORTS, 3 BLESSES GRAVES, ENVIRON 100 MAISONS DETRUITES, PLUSIEURS ROUTES PROVISOIREMENT COUPEES ET 3 PONTS ENDOMMAGES.

30 Sep 1986 description


UNDRO 86/2512
BANGLADESH - FLOODS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
30 SEPTEMBER 1986

SITUATION

1. UNDRO/UNDP RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS SERIOUS FLOODING CAUSED BY INCESSANT RAIN DURING LAST FOUR DAYS THROUGHOUT COUNTRY. SOUTH-WESTERN DISTRICTS OF KHULNA, BAGERHAT, SATHKHIRA, PATHUAKHALI AND BARGUNA ARE REPORTED TO BE MAJOR AFFECTED AREAS AND ARE STILL UNDER RAIN WATER.

2. 3 PERSONS REPORTED KILLED AND 200,000 RENDERED HOMELESS.

NATIONAL RESPONSE

27 Sep 1986 description


UNDRO 86/2498

ST. VINCENT AND GRENADINES
TROPICAL STORM DANIELLE AND TORRENTIAL RAINS
UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO. 1
27 SEPTEMBER 1986

SITUATION

1. ST. VINCENT AND GRENADINES WERE HIT BY TROPICAL STORM DANIELLE ON 8 SEPTEMBER AND BY CLOUDBURST ON 20-22 SEPTEMBER.

2. PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT OF DAMAGE NOW COMPLETED.

05 Sep 1986 description


UNDRO 86/2195

PHILIPPINES - TYPHOON MEDING
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
5 SEPTEMBER 1986

SITUATION

1. UNDRO/UNDP REPRESENTATIVE MANILA REPORTS TYPHOON MEDING STRUCK PHILIPPINES 2 SEPT CAUSING 10 DEATHS. 37,123 FAMILIES AFFECTED. HOUSES DAMAGED: 65 TOTALLY AND 72 PARTIALLY. DAMAGE TO AGRICULTURE AND INFRASTRUCTURE. TYPHOON FLOODED 70 PERCENT METRO MANILA AND LUZON STRANDING THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE. SOME AREAS MANILA FLOODED BY 2 METERS WATER AND SOME TOWNS BY 5 METERS.

STRICKEN AREAS

03 Sep 1986 description

UNDRO 86/2171

KOREA - TYPHOON VERA
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
3 SEPTEMBER 1986

UNDRO/UNDP REPRESENTATIVE SEOUL REPORTS TYPHOON VERA STRUCK SOUTH KOREA LAST WEEK CAUSING US DLRS 10.9 MILLION OF DAMAGE. 33 PERSONS DEAD/MISSING, 73 INJURED, 6,623 HOMELESS, 1,852 HOUSES AND 929 FISHING BOATS DAMAGED. GOVT DOES NOT INTEND TO REQUEST INTERNATIONAL AID.

ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 28148 +

26 Aug 1986 description


UNDRO 86/2050
CAMEROUN - EMANATIONS DE GAZ TOXIQUE VOLCANIQUE
RAPPORT D'INFORMATION DE L'UNDRO NO. 1
26 AOUT 1986

SITUATION GENERALE

1. DES EMANATIONS DE GAZ TOXIQUE VOLCANIQUE SE SONT PRODUITES LE 23 AOUT 1986 DANS LA REGION DE WUM AU NORD-OUEST DU CAMEROUN.

2. DE SOURCE ENCORE NON OFFICIELLE ON INDIQUE PLUS DE 2000 MORTS (40 OFFICIELLEMENT CONFIRMES). DES RISQUES DE MALADIES RESPIRATOIRES ET AUTRES EFFETS TOXIQUES EXISTENT. L'OMS EST EN RAPPORT AVEC SON REPRESENTANT SUR PLACE.