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Post Disaster Needs Assessment - Cyclon Gita 2018

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Tropical Cyclone Gita hit the main island of Tongatapu and the island of ‘Eua on the night of Monday, 12th February 2018 as a destructive category 4 storm, causing severe damages to these two islands which consists of about 80% of the Total population of Tonga.

This assessment uses the post-disaster data collected by the Statistical Department to describe the characteristics of the affected population, nature and spatial concentration of the damage, and the aid required and received at the time of the interview by the Tongan population.

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Publisher Department of Environment, Tonga
Modified 07 June 2021
Release Date 07 June 2021
Identifier 52e533e1-4653-463a-bd3a-90b11dd21981
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location Tonga
Language English
License Public
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Author Dr. Hector E. Najera Catalan