Flashcards in HIC Tropical Storm case study- Hurricane Sandy Deck (26):
What countries were effected?
Haiti, Cuba and USA
How many people had no food in Haiti?
What percentage of crops were washed away in Haiti?
How many died in Haiti?
What was the cost to replace the food lost in Haiti?
$24 million to replace the lost food
How much did Guernsey prove for relief in Haiti?
What was Main problem for the relief Aid in Haiti?
The Aid couldn't get there as many major roads and transport links were destroyed
How many people died in Cuba?
How many homes were destroyed in Cuba?
15,000 houses were destroyed
How high was the storm surge that hit Siboney, Cuba?
How long were people without power in Siboney, Cuba?
16 days without power
How high was the storm surge that hit New Jersey?
How fast were the winds in New York?
How many Americans died?
How many people were without power in New Jersey?
How many people were evacuated across America?
How many houses burned down in Queens, New York?
80 houses burned down
What was the total cost for America?
What infrastructure was affected in New York?
All construction sites were closed, resulting in one crane collapse.
All three airports were shut.
World Stock exchange had to close for two days.
Second largest oil refinery in America closed.
Obama declared New York a major disaster area.
What three charities were involved in the USA's response?
Direct Relief, American Red Cross and Americares
How much money did Direct Relief donate to 35 health centres?
How much money did the American Red Cross donate?
How many non-medical supplies did the American Red Cross deliver?
17 million eg. food kits
How much money did Americares donate?
How much did the American government donate?