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Villagers prepare for natural disaster

By REPEKA NASIKO
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Update: 12:34PM THE village of Nayavuira this morning conducted a simulation exercise that will be carried out during natural disasters.

Members of the Nayavuira disaster management committee led the villagers through the exercise which was monitored by the national disaster management office and the Partners in Community Development Fiji  - an NGO that is instrumental in carrying out disaster awareness and climate change programs in the Navitilevu district in Ra.

The village situated along the Ra coastline has been identified as vulnerable to natural disasters. 

Mata ni tikina Ilitomasi Vara said the workshop had been a great success and helpful to the community.