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BLOG | Mobile App to Advance Tsunami Warnings in Fiji

04 July 2018:  In 2017, NDMO was approached by UNDP and the Ministry of Education for the conduct of the Tsunami Drill Exercise in 5 schools along the Suva Peninsula. This provided the opportunity for NDMO to launch the series of tsunami drills that will culminate in a National Tsunami Drill. Blog by Anare Leweniqila, Director of National Disaster Management Office in Fiji. Read more>>

 

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VIDEO | Tsunami Ready: Sudents Test Preparedness Plans in Schools

30 June 2018 -Fiji's National Disaster Management Office coordinated a tsunami drill for five schools located in the Suva tsunami hazard zone in March 2018. The drill is part of a UNDP project, with support from Japan, aimed at reducing the loss of lives associated with tsunamis. Read more>>

 

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NEWS | The Fiji Times: Mobile App Connects Stakeholders during Disasters

05 June 2018 - A tsunami drill in Suva, Fiji provided an opportunity for school management, disaster management officials, government officials and local enforcement agencies to test preparedness and evacuation plans for schools in tsunami prone areas. Read more>>

 

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NEWS | Simultaneous Drill in Five Schools Pave the Way for the First-ever National Tsunami Drill 

06 March 2018 - A tsunami drill in Suva, Fiji provided an opportunity for school management, disaster management officials, government officials and local enforcement agencies to test preparedness and evacuation plans for schools in tsunami prone areas. Read more>>

 

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NEWS | Fiji among 18 Asia-Pacific Countries to Participate in a Regional Tsunami Preparedness Project

10 July 2017 - Japan Pledges $1.5 million for Tsunami Awareness and Disaster Risk Information in Asia-Pacific. The project is implemented by the United Nations Development Programme and funded by the Government of Japan. Read more>>

 

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Final Results in Fiji:

3,422
students, teachers and members of school administration have participated in the drills

5
schools have organized tsunami education, developed evacuation plans, conducted drills



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