Disaster Management and Reponses

The Tongan Volcano - Jan 15, 2022

Disaster Preparedness and Relief work in Vanua Levu

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Our planet is in Disaster.  Be Ready.

We now live in a world that is suffering and hurting so bad that it does not have the capacity  and capabilities  to heal and renew itself naturally. Thus the whole behavior  and attitude of our Climate system projects this feelings  of hurt and violence through natural disaster and calamities with its  impacts devastating.

Koro Island - TC Winston - 2016

Ovalau Island – Patterson ship thrown to the shore

Now, the frequency and the intensity of natural disasters have increased to boiling point and so  as its ferocity and strength.

 

Yaqaga island, Bua – was almost completely destroyed

Galoa island , Bua – Church

Here in Fiji, we have had two category 5 cyclones within 4 years--- Tc Winston in 2016 and Tc Yasa in 2020. And this was the first ever recorded for the history of the South Pacific.

 

Vunivesi village, Wailevu, Cakaudrove

A ravaged house – Galoa island, Bua

Loss ,Destruction, Pain and Death … A reality that we have to face

Our job is to be Disaster Prepared and Ready to the best of our capabilities.

Follow the instructions and warnings given by our authorities and let’s keep a look out for each other. Safety should be everybody’s priority.

Life cannot be replaced neither tears can bring it back. So let’s be prepared.