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Stories from Super Typhoon Maysak Survivors

Author: sara cannon

Skyleen

Skyleen from Kelsey Doyle on Vimeo. When did you first hear about the typhoon, before it hit? Did you know…

Zilla

Were you here during the typhoon? No, I was in Guam during the typhoon. Um … What else? (Laughing) What…

Passi

I saw a lot of things in the water that makes me really … It’s scary but, I do my…

Louisa

What was going through your mind when you came out of your house and saw what things looked like?  I…

Henry

Yeah, before the typhoon come, they gave us a warning and most of the young boys here, they don’t know…

Henry the Elder

We never thought that IOM or US Aid would be interested in our trash [referring to IOM providing trash bags…

Leonard

Has there been a change in the fish after the typhoon? Oh yeah, after the typhoon, we went out in…

Junior

Junior is a community leader and organizer from the Ulithi Atoll. He was on the island of Falalop during the storm….

Orpha & Alecia

How did your community find out that there was going to be a big storm? What did you think about it?…

Gin

We heard on the radio that there is a typhoon coming. The chief on our island, he announced that everybody…

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