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MALAYSIAN EXPERTS

  • Forum: Flood Relief Management Needs Improvement [2 Feb 2015] @ http://www.ukm.my/news/Latest_News/forum-flood-relief-management-needs-improvement/

Others

  • Flood Disaster Management in Malaysia: An Evaluation of the Effectiveness Flood Delivery System [Apr 2015] @ http://www.ijssh.org/index.php?m=content&c=index&a=show&catid=54&id=811

EXTERNAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORKS

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2014/2015 FLOODS

News Reports – Gomen Statements etc

  • Putrajaya’s sluggish home rebuilding efforts in Kelantan ‘very disappointing’, Ambiga says [11 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/putrajayas-sluggish-home-rebuilding-efforts-in-kelantan-very-disappointing
  • Minister reveals only 33 new houses built for Kelantan’s flood victims so far [9 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/minister-reveals-only-33-new-houses-built-for-kelantans-flood-victims-so-fa
  • Menjelang Ramadan, Putrajaya akui hanya 33 rumah siap dibina [9 Jun 2015]  @ http://www.themalaysianinsider.com/bahasa/article/menjelang-ramadan-putrajaya-akui-hanya-33-rumah-siap-dibina
  • PAC: Kelantan’s failure to work with NSC partly to blame for flood crisis [30 Mar 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/pac-kelantans-failure-to-work-with-nsc-partly-to-blame-for-flood-crisis
  • Construction begins in Kelantan for families left homeless by floods, Mustapa confirms [29 Mar 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/construction-begins-in-kelantan-for-families-left-homeless-by-floods-says-m
  • Don’t just depend on rescue agencies during floods, Putrajaya tells Malaysians [12 Mar 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/dont-just-depend-on-rescue-agencies-during-floods-putrajaya-tells-malaysian
  • New homes to be built for displaced flood victims in Pahang [17 Jan 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/new-homes-to-be-built-for-displaced-flood-victims-in-pahang

News Reports – Flood stats etc

  • Malacca hit by flash floods, 242 people evacuated [8 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/melaka-hit-by-flash-floods-242-people-evacuated
  • Drop in number of flood victims in Pahang, Perak and Kelantan [5 Jan 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/drop-in-number-of-flood-victims-in-pahang-perak-and-kelantan
  • Floods in Negeri Sembilan, Kedah improves, Kelantan still suffering [28 Dec 2014] @ http://english.astroawani.com/flood-news/floods-negeri-sembilan-kedah-improves-kelantan-still-suffering-30084
  • Floodwaters in Negri Sembilan and Kedah subside, evacuees return home [27 Dec 2014] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/floodwaters-in-negeri-sembilan-and-kedah-subside-evacuees-return-home
  • Floods strike Negeri Sembilan, number of evacuees nationwide at 132,684 [27 Dec 2014] @ http://www.thesundaily.my/news/1277525
  • Negeri Sembilan now affected – total evacuees 132,000 [27 Dec 2014] @ http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2014/12/27/negeri-sembilan-now-affected-total-evacuees-132000/
  • Worst of Malaysian flood captured on social media [27 Dec 2014] @ http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30612145
  • Negeri Sembilan becomes 8th Malaysian state hit by floods, over 130,000 now evacuated [24 Dec 2014] @ http://www.straitstimes.com/news/asia/south-east-asia/story/negeri-sembilan-becomes-8th-malaysian-state-hit-floods-over-130000-n
  • Malaysia: Report on heavy rainfall that caused floods in Johor, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan and Pahand during the period 17 – 20 Dec 2006 [20 Dec 2014] @ http://reliefweb.int/report/malaysia/malaysia-report-heavy-rainfall-caused-floods-johor-melaka-negeri-sembilan-and-pahand

News Reports – Aid & Rescue etc

  • Financial group builds and repairs homes for flood-hit families in Kampung Pasir Era [26 Jun 2015] @ http://www.thestar.com.my/Metro/Community/2015/06/26/Just-in-time-for-Ramadan/
  • British team to lend expertise to post-flood recovery programme, high commission says [29 Mar 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/british-team-to-lend-expertise-to-post-flood-recovery-programme-high-commis
  • IFRC dispatches relief items for victims of Malaysian floods [6 Jan 2015] @ http://www.ifrc.org/en/news-and-media/press-releases/asia-pacific/malaysia/ifrc-dispatches-relief-items-for-victims-of-malaysian-floods/

News Reports – Victim Stories

  • Broken homes, broken dreams [29 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/broken-homes-broken-dreams
  • Livelihood washed away [29 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/livelihood-washed-away
  • Internet mission aborted [29 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/internet-mission-aborted
  • ‘No one has come to check on us’, says Chenor resident [29 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/no-one-has-come-to-check-on-us-says-chenor-resident
  • Inching back to normality [27 Jun 2015] @ http://www.thestar.com.my/Metro/Focus/2015/06/27/Inching-back-to-normality-Flood-victims-beginning-to-get-back-on-their-feet-six-months-after-disaste/
  • No decent home for flood victims [26 Jun 2015] @ http://www.thestar.com.my/News/Nation/2015/06/26/No-decent-home-for-flood-victims-Oneroom-house-still-better-than-none-for-Manek-Urai-Lama-residents/
  • Flood victims making do with what they have for now [19 Jun 2015] @ http://www.thestar.com.my/News/Nation/2015/06/19/Flood-victims-making-do-with-what-they-have-now/
  • Months on, flood victims wait in frustration for promised aid [13 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/months-on-flood-victims-wait-in-frustration-for-promised-aid
  • For Kelantan flood victims, home is where the hard life is [13 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/for-kelantan-flood-victims-home-is-where-the-hard-life-is
  • In Kelantan, Orang Asli still struggling in flood aftermath, Al Jazeera reports [3 Apr 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/in-kelantan-orang-asli-still-struggling-in-flood-aftermath-al-jazeera-repor
  • Kelantan flood victims in makeshift shelters at the mercy of the elements [27 Mar 2015] @ http://www.thestar.com.my/Lifestyle/People/2015/03/27/Flood-victims-in-Kelantan-continue-to-be-at-the-mercy-of-the-elements-in-their-makeshift-shelters/
  • In post-flood Temerloh, traders left high and dry at the hands of looters [13 Jan 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/in-post-flood-temerloh-traders-left-high-and-dry-at-the-hands-of-looters
  • Floods: Devastation in Manik Urai leaves villagers traumatised [29 Dec 2014] @ http://www.thestar.com.my/News/Nation/2014/12/29/Floods-Manik-Urai/

Miscellaneous [use with care]

  • 2015 East Malaysian floods @ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2015_East_Malaysian_floods
  • 2014–15 Malaysia floods @ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2014%E2%80%9315_Malaysia_floods
  • Floodlist – Malaysia @ http://floodlist.com/tag/malaysia
  • NST Online Flood Disaster 2014 archive @ http://www.nst.com.my/flood14
  • Astro Awani Flood News archive @ http://english.astroawani.com/flood-news

SABAH EARTHQUAKE

News Reports – Gomen Statements etc

  • Shahidan: 20 earthquake sensors installed nationwide [30 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/shahidan-20-earthquake-sensors-installed-nationwide

News Reports – Earthquake Stats etc

  • Met Dept: Weak earthquake hits Ranau, Sabah [25 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/met-dept-weak-earthquake-hits-ranau-sabah
  • Another earthquake hits Sabah, 89th recorded [23 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/another-earthquake-hits-sabah-89th-recorded

News Reports – Aid & Rescue etc

  • Sabah guides form first dedicated mountain rescue team [22 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/sabah-guides-form-first-dedicated-mountain-rescue-team
  • Post-hazard assessments needed, professionals say after Sabah quake [22 Jun 2015] @ http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/post-hazard-assessments-needed-professionals-say-after-sabah-quake