Are you prepared for the cyclone season?


Lautaimi Ielua, 67, Levili

I worry about the house that I am living in right now. I know that the house is not safe from a cyclone. I worry about my children and what we are going to do because I heard that there are warnings of strong winds. I am worried about the strong winds because my family doesn't have that much and we rely on fishing as a source of income. We heard that there will be assistance to fix the house but we are still waiting.


Apoua Auelua, 58, Lalomanu

We should be prepared and be strong to face natural disasters like that. Food and water should be prepared. Also on the spiritual side, a person should be prepared and have faith when facing these natural disasters.


Lotoi Sani, 55, Samatau

That's what we should prepare for in terms of our surroundings and natural disaster. For instance, tsunamis, the roads is where we should go to are well developed.


Taumaia Danileson, 71, Fasitoo uta

Our church which is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we prepare for stuff like things. Food is prepared and everything like that is prepared. Our house has not been damaged by previous cyclones. Food such as rice and canned food is all prepared for situations like this. Our house is safe right now.


Junior Tulouna, 48, Fasitoo uta

Everyone should be prepared now. Our family is ready and prepared. My church which is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we have welfare to prepare for days like this. Food and supplies are purchased to prepare for situations like this.


Mataio Matautia, 38, Leone

I think its important to be prepared. Our family is prepared for cyclones and strong winds because of warnings on the television.

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