HYOGO FRAMEWORK COUNTRIES & REGIONS THEMES & ISSUES HAZARDS PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
Subscriptions: RSSEmail

Oceania

Countries in Oceania

Fiji: Health disaster risk management raised at regional meeting

28 Jul 2014, JET, the

Speaking at the opening of the Disaster Risk Management for Health (DRM-H) in Pacific Island Countries and Areas in Nadi today, Minister for Health, Dr Neil Sharma said with 10 of the top 20 countries most exposed to natural hazards falling in the Western Pacific Region, it is vital to focus on prevention, preparedness, response to and recovery...


General Facts
  • Population: 31.8 million (2005)
  • Density: 4 per sq km
  • Total Area: 8564 sq km (X 1,000)
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
*: reported