Tonga volcano tsunami
TorqAid has produced a brief Summary Sheet on the Tongan volcanic eruption and subsequent tsunami of the 15th January. This directs the reader towards the ReliefWeb site where all key reports, maps and infographics are held. The key Situation Reports (Sitreps) to follow are those by the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), and UNOCHA. The Summary Sheet is below.Download
In the coming weeks and months a complex and sophisticated recovery program will develop. This will be Government led, by supported by national and international stakeholders, and focus on affected individuals and communities. It will cover the following ten sectors: Coordination & Logistics; Essential Services (water, power, telecommunications); Safety & Protection; Communications; Health, Nutrition & WASH; Emergency Shelter & Non Food Items (NFI); Food Security & Livelihoods (FSL); Education; Economic & Social Recovery; and Reconstruction.