Just three years ago in december 2011, tropical storm washi (sendong) typhoon and tropical storm warnings have been discontinued for yap and palau. Typhoon sendong (aka typhoon washi) left more than 600 dead this weekend as flash floods hammered the philippines there are also more than 800 people missing in the wake of typhoon sendong. A blog reader of mine, francis awiten, sent these photos he took of the pulangui river or pulangi river, the longest river in the province of bukidnon, mindanao, philippines. A year after typhoon sendong (international name: washi) hit northern mindanao (particularly the cities of iligan and cagayan de oro), more than 1,000 people died and more than 500 persons remain missing. Typhoon sendong death toll rises to 1,000 philippine president benigno aquino orders an investigation into national disaster, wonders if violations of logging ban exacerbated typhoon sendong damages.
Survivors of typhoons sendong, pablo and yolanda tell the stories that changed their lives and the places they live in. Barangay government disaster preparedness: the case of typhoon sendong affected iligan communities dr liwayway s viloria princess angelica d mamon. Prepared by: anakbayan nj what happened during the typhoon sendong on friday, december 16, 2pm, typhoon sendong (washi) landed in the philippine area of responsibility. Typhoon sendong: lessons on accountability from a man-made disaster - download as pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online prepared and produced by balsa mindanao february 2012 cagayan de oro city balsa mindanao (bulig alang sa mindanao/help for mindanao) is a broad mindanao-wide network of church and church-based organizations .
Free essay: thesis statement: typhoon sendong destroyed many lives and brought destructions to iligan city and cagayan de oro city 1 introduction 1. Expert mission to the philippines assessment report of the damages caused by tropical storm washi fig 1- track of tropical storm washi(sendong) –. Cagayan de oro city – the harrowing experiences over typhoon sendong, which killed some 3,000 people in 2011, helped save lives this time and render this city with zero casualty from the wrath of severe tropical storm vinta.
It’s 11:00 pm when i arrived iligan city from a quick visit for important matters in cagayan de oro when i left cdo around 7 pm, the flood in limketkai center is at knee level. A political and socio-commentary blog created by mindanaoan blogger and the global filipino columnist, jr lopez gonzales the blog tackles philippine political issues and pinoy culture. December 17, sunday the intensity of typhoon sendong brought the city of cagayan de oro, and iligan to its knees businesses affected by the recent typhoon sendong should be reported to the bureau of internal revenue within 45 days after the event. Severe tropical storm washi, also known as sendog, formed ondecember 13, 2011 about 945 km (585 mi) south-southeast of guam.
I was in iligan city when typhoon sendong (international name: washi) happened in december 17, 2011 although, me and my family were not directly affected by the typhoon, we were about 5 to 8 kilometers away from the center of devastation. The national disaster agency said 684 died after typhoon washi slammed ashore in mindanao island while residents slept at the weekend. Help typhoon sendong victims in dumaguete 165 likes community. Ii objectives to aid the recovery of affected families displaced by typhoon sendong in cagayan de oro city, as well as victims of other super typhoons in other areas, by equipping them with skills vital to accessing and developing opportunities for livelihood, promoting self-reliance.
During the early hours of december 17, 2011, tropical storm “sendong” (international namewashi) struck cagayan de oro city, as well as neighboring cities in the southern philippines, catching most of its sleeping inhabitants completely off guard. Typhoon sendong: an avoidable tragedy with the death toll recently going over 1000 deaths, the number of human lives ended by typhoon sendong is heartbreaking. On december 16, 2013, was the second anniversary of typhoon sendong (international code name washi) the dawn of december 17, 2011 marks the unforgettable tragedy in cagayan de oro city.
Cagayan de oro city -- the lessons from the harrowing experience of typhoon sendong which killed some 3,000 people in 2011, helped save lives as severe tropical. Appeal for help for the victims of typhoon sendong sent via e-mail by frrenato ocampo alumni director and university chaplain of the ateneo de davao university. Typhoon sendong, and the subsequent flash floods, left more than 600 people dead this weekend in the philippines and government officials expect that number to rise.