Typhoon Haiyan

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Typhoon Haiyan
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When did it form?
2nd Nov 2013
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When did it hit the Phillipines?
7th and 8th Nov 2013
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What is Haiyan unofficially?
The 4th most intense tropical storm ever observed
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By how much have water levels in the area risen by since 1900?
20cm
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Deaths?
7,500
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People affected?
9 million
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How many homeless?
1.9 million
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How many displaced?
6 million
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What happened to the areas less affected?
Reports that pop. more than doubled
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Total cost of Haiyan?
$2.9 billion
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How many tons of sugar lost?
110,000
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How many ha of farmland damaged?
71,000
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Costs in farm damage?
$85 million
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Environmental issues? (3)
Lack of sanitation, oil and sewarage leakages, widespread flooding
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How many tons of rice were lost?
132,000
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What was the name of the city that had workers reduced from 2,500 to 70?
Tacloban - completely decimated an killed nearly everyone
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How much did China give in aid?
10 million Yuan even through territorial disputes
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How much did Australia donate?
$30 million
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What was done to help children?
They were given polio and measles vaccinations
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What did the WHO do?
Provide check-ups for pregnant women
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