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Tonga

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Program to insure Pacific Island nations against natural disasters enters third season

3 Nov 2014, GFDRR; SPC; WB

'The cash received from the risk insurance pilot made an important financial contribution for carrying out the governments’ strategy for mitigating natural disasters”, said Hon. Dr. ‘Aisake Valu Eke, Minister of Finance, Tonga...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Ministry of Infrastructure (MoI)
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  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:+676 282 15 +676 875 2500


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Ministry of Infrastructure (MoI)
  • Website:
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:+676 282 15 +676 875 2500
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Storm 1982 146,512
Storm 2001 16,500
Storm 1990 3,103
Storm 1998 3,071
Storm 1997 3,000
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
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