TC Winston: Environmental Issues
Environment and Disaster Management Platform is an online community of practice to connect, learn, innovate and advance environmentally responsible disaster response and risk reduction. There you will find a short note on environmental issues related to the Fiji Cyclone Winston humanitarian response: http://envirodm.org/portfolio/learning-and-analysis/
This document was put together by the WWF Environment and Disasters Help Desk. WWF’s regional PIC office in based on Fiji.
Also note that the WWF Environment and Disasters Help Desk (http://envirodm.org/portfolio/envirodm/) is available to support any Shelter Cluster partner or other organization on getting guidance and answers on response and recovery related environmental issues. The web link has details of how to access the support.
EMERGENCY MARKET MAPPING AND ANALYSIS TOOLKIT - useful to assess sources, supply and demand for wood (and other construction materials)
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|The State of Asbestos in the Pacific Description: Following the recent completion of a regional asbestos baseline survey, detailed information about...||[ 3.73M ] PDF||2016 05 20|
|Copper-Chrome-Arsenic (CCA) Treated Timber||[ 0.09M ] PDF||2016 03 10|
|Environmental Resources for Shelter Cluster Fiji_March 2016||[ 0.33M ] PDF||2016 03 10|
|2016.03.02 Cyclone Winston - Fiji Environmental Issues||[ 0.17M ] PDF||2016 03 02|
|National Guidelines for Disaster Waste Management in Fiji - Asbestos Description: Post-disaster asbestos safety and collection guidelines (reproduced from the SPREP Regional...||[ 0.09M ] PDF||2011 01 01|
|Asbestos in Emergencies Description: This booklet is a simple and practical guide for transitional settlement and reconstruction...||[ 0.94M ] PDF||2010 03 03|
|Timber treatment Chemical safe use guidance note Description: Guidance on the appropriate selection and safe use of chemical methods to protect timber||[ 1.28M ] PDF|