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Green Tropical Cyclone alert for GIOVANNA-12 in Madagascar from 10/02/2012 00:00 UTC to 21/02/2012 00:00 UTC
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Brickaville sinistrée : le CRS en aide aux victimes de « Giovanna »
Fri, 24 Feb 2012 08:58:00 +0100   newsmada (fr)

Suite au passage du cyclone « Giovanna » à Madagascar le 14 février dernier, le « Catholic Relief Services » (CRS) a manifesté sa solidarité aux familles victimes de ce cataclysme naturel. En effet, le CRS a envoyé quatre grandes tentes pouvant accueillir jusqu’à 20 familles dans le district de Brickaville où il y a [.

People and organisations: Catholic Relief Services  Care International  Red Cross 

Madagascar : le cyclone Giovanna ravage la côte Est
Wed, 22 Feb 2012 19:20:00 +0100   afrik (fr)

Le cyclone Giovanna a frappé la cote Est de Madagascar dans la nuit du 13 au 14 février. La localité de Brickaville serait détruite à 70%. A l'instar de Vatomandry où 90% des maisons ont été détruites. Seules les ONG internationales peuvent se rendre sur les lieux, en avion privé, pour apporter leur soutien aux sinistrés.

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Madagascar: TSF se déploie en urgence à Madagascar après le cyclone Giovanna
Tue, 21 Feb 2012 08:22:00 +0100   reliefWeb (fr)

Source: Télécoms Sans Frontières Country: Madagascar En réponse au cyclone de catégorie 3 Giovanna qui a balayé la côte est de l'île de Madagascar le 14 février 2012, Télécoms Sans Frontières a dépêché une équipe d'urgence depuis son siège international.

People and organisations: Red Cross  Care International 

Madagascar: Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna struck with little warning
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 20:14:00 +0100   reliefWeb (en)

Source: Integrated Regional Information Networks Country: Madagascar BRICKAVILLE, 20 February 2012 (IRIN) - In a cyclone-prone country like Madagascar, which feels the force of about 60 percent of the storms that form over the Indian Ocean every year, being prepared for disaster makes all the difference.

People and organisations: World Food Program  World Food Program  UNICEF 

Cyclone Giovanna struck with little warning
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 19:02:00 +0100   AHN (en)

In a cyclone-prone country like Madagascar , which feels the force of about 60 percent of the storms that form over the Indian Ocean every year, being prepared for disaster makes all the difference.

People and organisations: World Food Program  World Food Program  UNICEF 

Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna struck with little warning
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 18:13:00 +0100   reliefweb-headlines (en)

BRICKAVILLE, 20 February 2012 (IRIN) - In a cyclone-prone country like Madagascar , which feels the force of about 60 percent of the storms that form over the Indian Ocean every year, being prepared for disaster makes all the difference. The Malagasy National Disaster Office organizes annual....

People and organisations: World Food Program  World Food Program  UNICEF 

Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna Struck With Little Warning
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 17:44:00 +0100   allafrica (en)

[IRIN] Brickaville - In a cyclone-prone country like Madagascar , which feels the force of about 60 percent of the storms that form over the Indian Ocean every year, being prepared for disaster makes all the difference.

People and organisations: United Nations  World Food Program  World Food Program  UNICEF 

MADAGASCAR: Cyclone Giovanna struck with little warning
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 16:53:00 +0100   irinnews (en)

BRICKAVILLE, 20 February 2012 (IRIN) - In a cyclone-prone country like Madagascar , which feels the force of about 60 percent of the storms that form over the Indian Ocean every year, being prepared for disaster makes all the difference.

People and organisations: World Food Program  World Food Program  UNICEF 

Mozambique prepares for dangerous cyclone Giovanna
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 12:13:00 +0100   publiceyenews (en)

MAPUTO– Over 100,000 people in Mozambique are still recovering from losing their homes and crops, and from being cut off from schools and shops after a tropical storm and cyclone hit the southern African country in January. But the worst may not be over as another dangerous cyclone is expected to....

People and organisations: Hurricane Katrina  World Food Program  United Nations 

Madagascar: Météo - Giovanna fait un retour en zone
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 11:40:00 +0100   allafrica-fr (fr)

[L'Express de Madagascar ] La tempête tropicale modérée Giovanna revient par le canal de Mozambique. Elle est prévue frôler le Cap Sainte-Marie, ce jour vers 9h.

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Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna struck Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 11:31:00 +0100   alertnet (en)

20 Feb 2012 09:47 Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna struck Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.Data supplied by theUS Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfallwasnear26.4 S,45.4 E.

People and organisations: College London  Met Office  University College  Air Force 

Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 11:31:00 +0100   alertnet (en)

20 Feb 2012 09:47 Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.Data supplied by theUS Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfallwill benear26.

People and organisations: College London  Met Office  University College  Air Force 

Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 11:21:00 +0100   trust (en)

20 Feb 2012 09:47 Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.Data supplied by theUS Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfallwill benear26.

People and organisations: College London  Met Office  University College  Air Force 

Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna struck Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 11:21:00 +0100   trust (en)

20 Feb 2012 09:47 Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna struck Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 16:00 GMT on 18 February.Data supplied by theUS Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfallwasnear26.4 S,45.4 E.

People and organisations: College London  Met Office  University College  Air Force 

Madagascar: Rain-Soaked Madagascar Again Threatened by Cyclone Giovanna
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 21:55:00 +0100   reliefWeb (en)

Source: National Aeronautics and Space Administration Country: Madagascar View larger image On infrared imagery from the NASA AIRS instrument, some thunderstorms from northeast to southeast of the center of Cyclone Giovanna were strong (purple) on imagery captured on February 17, 2012 at 1023 UTC (5:23 a.

People and organisations: Space Agency  Goddard Space Flight Center  Space Flight Center  NASA 

Madagascar: NASA Rainfall Map Shows Flooding Rainfall from Cyclone Giovanna
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 21:55:00 +0100   reliefWeb (en)

Source: National Aeronautics and Space Administration Country: Madagascar View larger image This color-coded map shows the rain associated with Giovanna from February 8 to 14, 2012. Credit: NASA Earth Observatory image by Jesse Allen, using near-real-time data provided courtesy of TRMM Science Data....

People and organisations: Goddard Space Flight Center  Space Flight Center  NASA 

Madagascar: Cyclone Giovanna : la Croix-Rouge Malagasy sur tous les fronts
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 21:55:00 +0100   reliefWeb (fr)

Source: Croix-Rouge Malagasy Country: Madagascar Accompagné de vents violents et de fortes pluies, le cyclone tropical intense Giovanna est entré dans le district de Brickaville, partie Est de Madagascar, dans la nuit du lundi à mardi 14 février 2012. Il est sorti en mer dans le canal de Mozambique,....

People and organisations: Red Cross 

Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 06:00 GMT on 18 February.
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 16:53:00 +0100   alertnet (en)

17 Feb 2012 15:10 Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 06:00 GMT on 18 February.Data supplied by theUS Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfallwill benear25.

People and organisations: College London  Met Office  University College  Air Force 

Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 06:00 GMT on 18 February.
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 16:41:00 +0100   trust (en)

17 Feb 2012 15:10 Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 06:00 GMT on 18 February.Data supplied by theUS Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfallwill benear25.

People and organisations: College London  Met Office  University College  Air Force 

Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 12:00 GMT on 18 February.
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 13:38:00 +0100   trust (en)

17 Feb 2012 09:41 Source: Content partner // Tropical Storm Risk Very intense tropical cyclone Giovanna is forecast to strike Madagascar as a tropical storm at about 12:00 GMT on 18 February.Data supplied by theUS Navy and Air Force Joint Typhoon Warning Centersuggest that the point of landfallwill benear25.

People and organisations: College London  Met Office  University College  Air Force 

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