Nargis cyclone:3–4 a powerful cyclone (nargis) struck the irrawaddy delta region of south-central myanmar, obliterating villages and killing some 138,000 people (the total including tens of thousands listed as missing and presumed dead. Media in category cyclone nargis the following 20 files are in this category, out of 20 total. _on friday may 2, 2008, cyclone nargis first touched land at peak strength near the mouth of the irrawaddy delta division of burma the cyclone. Cyclone nargis was a tropical cyclone it was the first in the indian ocean in 2008 it was categorized as a category 4 storm it made landfall (went on land) in myanmar in april and may 2008 it 's possibly one of the worst storms to have hit the country. Cyclone nargis was a tropical cycloneit was the first in the indian ocean in 2008 it was classified as a category 4 storm it made landfall (went on. Find humanitarian situation reports, news, analysis, evaluations, assessments, maps, infographics and more on disasters. Cyclone nargis cyclone nargis was a tropical cyclone it was the first in the indian ocean in 2008 it was categorized as a category 4 storm it made landfall (went on land) in myanmar in april and may 2008 it 's possibly one of.
Cyclone nargis was a tropical cyclone it was the first in the indian ocean in 2008 it was classified as a category 4 storm it made landfall (went on land) in myanmar in april and may 2008 it s possibly one of the worst storms to have hit the country. As the scope of tropical cyclone nargis becomes clearer, elizabeth ferris and lex rieffel recall that the 2004 tsunami, which struck aceh provice in indonesia among other places, was both a human tragedy and a political blessing. Cyclone nargis slammed burma delta region - duration: nargis cyclone cnn news - duration: myanmar cyclone. One of the deadliest cyclones of all time, nargis exposed myanmar's extreme lack of infrastructure, killing an estimated 140,000 people the delta still hasn't recovered. Limited distribution unicef myanmar, march 2009 best practices and lessons learnt unicfe myanmar’s response following cyclone nargis. 2 background on 2 may 2008, cyclone nargis struck myanmar/burma devastating the irrawaddy delta region and leaving much of the region under water.
Cyclone nargis background to the scale of the impact of cyclone nargis: – cyclone nargis was a strong tropical cyclone that caused the worst natural disaster in the recorded history of burma – it began as an intense tropical depression on april 27th 2008 in the bay of bengal. In may 2008, myanmar (formerly known as burma) experienced its greatest natural disaster, cyclone nargis the tropical system, which would become nargis developed from a low pressure system in the bay of bengal during the last week of april. Following are some facts about cyclone nargis which battered myanmar last year the cyclone -- cyclone nargis swept across the irrawaddy delta and southern yangon, the former capital, on the evening of may 2, 2008 with winds of 240 kph (150 mph) death and damage -- nearly 140,000 people died and 24 million were severely. Who/hse/epr/dce/20084 communicable disease risk assessment and interventions cyclone nargis: myanmar may 2008 communicable diseases working group on emergencies, who headquarters.
April 27, 2008 cyclone nargis heads north over the bay of bengal toward myanmar, also known as burma may 3 the cyclone strikes yangon, the former capita. Facts about cyclone nargis 7: the warning there was a warning received by myanmar from indian authorities 48 hours before the coast of myanmar was hit by cyclone nargis facts about cyclone nargis 8: the international aid the international aid was resisted by the military rulers of myanmar for their political reason.
Tropical cyclone nargis made landfall in the asian nation of myanmar on may 2, 2008, causing the worst natural disaster in the country's recorded history researchers now report on a field survey done three months after the disaster to document the extent of the flooding and resulting damage. Cyclone nargis made landfall late into the night of 2 may 2008, leaving 84,500 people dead in its wake and up to 53,800 people missing (p18543.
Posts about cyclone nargis written by feww wordpress continues hacking fire-earth, affiliated blogs at the behest of its corporate clients. The devastation left thousands dead and many displaced without food, water or shelter, resulting in myanmar opening up to foreign aid. Analysis of cyclone nargis of may 2-3, 2008 in myanmar (burma. Cyclone nargis is the deadliest cyclone to hit asia since 1991, when 143,000 people perished in bangladesh from a land-falling cyclone that year the associated press noted that a burma state-run radio station reported on may 5, that more than 22,464 people were confirmed dead, and thousands were missing. Junta leader than shwe thought about spending $1bn on football club despite country being devastated by cyclone nargis year on from cyclone. Cyclone nargis devastates burma cyclone survivors were brought to the camps in advance of visits by international visitors such as european union officials or. Packing winds upwards of 120 mph, cyclone nargis became one of asia's deadliest storms by hitting land at one of the lowest points in myanmar and setting off a storm surge that reached 25 miles inland.