Tropical Storm NargisTropical Storm Nargis
Our partners have already started relief distribution in remote areas,Our partners have already started relief distributio...
As Christian AidAs Christian Aid’’s local partners have been operating for severals local partners have been operating for...
Our partners are estimating that at least 100,000 people have been killed, andOur partners are estimating that at least 10...
Many parts of the Irrawaddy delta have still notMany parts of the Irrawaddy delta have still not
been reached. People are ...
The fear is that more people will die as a result of increased risk ofThe fear is that more people will die as a result of...
Our local partners are leading the response in the face of extremeOur local partners are leading the response in the face ...
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS
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NARGIS - TROPICAL REVOLVING STORMS

Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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  • 1. Tropical Storm NargisTropical Storm Nargis
  • 2. Our partners have already started relief distribution in remote areas,Our partners have already started relief distribution in remote areas, providing blankets, medicines and water purification tablets toproviding blankets, medicines and water purification tablets to approximately 20,000 families in the Irrawaddy delta region.approximately 20,000 families in the Irrawaddy delta region.
  • 3. As Christian AidAs Christian Aid’’s local partners have been operating for severals local partners have been operating for several decades in the worst-affected part of Burma,decades in the worst-affected part of Burma, they have been able to respond immediately with resourcesthey have been able to respond immediately with resources already available to them.already available to them.
  • 4. Our partners are estimating that at least 100,000 people have been killed, andOur partners are estimating that at least 100,000 people have been killed, and a million made homeless. Up to 1.5 million people have been left withouta million made homeless. Up to 1.5 million people have been left without access to clean water and food. In some areas up to 90% of homes wereaccess to clean water and food. In some areas up to 90% of homes were damaged or destroyed.damaged or destroyed.
  • 5. Many parts of the Irrawaddy delta have still notMany parts of the Irrawaddy delta have still not been reached. People are struggling for survival.been reached. People are struggling for survival.
  • 6. The fear is that more people will die as a result of increased risk ofThe fear is that more people will die as a result of increased risk of diseases such as malaria, cholera and dysentery.diseases such as malaria, cholera and dysentery.
  • 7. Our local partners are leading the response in the face of extremeOur local partners are leading the response in the face of extreme difficulties. However their supplies are limited, and will run low unlessdifficulties. However their supplies are limited, and will run low unless the Burmese government allows more aid into the country.the Burmese government allows more aid into the country.