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Deutsche Post DHL Group sends Disaster Response Team to Fiji in wake of Cyclone Winston

FIJI and SINGAPORE, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Deutsche Post DHL Group, the world’s leading logistics provider, has deployed their Disaster Response Team (DRT) in Suva Airport, Fiji, following the landfall of Tropical Cyclone Winston. An initial team of seven volunteers will arrive today and will work alongside the United Nations Office for the Coordination of […]

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Emergency Assistance to Fiji in Response to the Cyclone Disaster – Government of Japan

On February 23, the Government of Japan decided to extend emergency relief goods including tents etc. to Fiji through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in response to the request from the Government of the Republic of Fiji following serious damage caused by the Cyclone Winston. In Fiji, the Cyclone Winston passed from late at […]

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Response to Tropical Cyclone Winston – Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Hon Julie Bishop MP

Australia’s thoughts are with the people of Fiji, particularly those who have lost family and friends as a result of Tropical Cyclone Winston, the largest recorded cyclone to hit the country. I commend the Government of Fiji for the preparedness measures in place to protect its citizens and limit the damage.  Early assessments indicate these […]

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Families in Fiji Prepare for Impacts of Category 5 Cyclone Winston, Most Powerful Storm to Hit the Island Nation Since Records Began

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2016 /– Cyclone Winston made landfall on the main island of Fiji today with estimated top win speeds of 195 miles per hour. It is thought to be the strongest storm ever recorded in the southern hemisphere, and initially made landfall on the island of Vitu Levu. The cyclone is reported to have […]

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