Post-TC Winston: Three years on, islanders remain under makeshift shelters

A tarpaulin is tied around this house in Tuatua, Koro Island, to protect this family from natural elements. Picture: SIKELI QOUNADOVU

THREE years after Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston made landfall in February, 2016, a numberĀ of Koro islanders are still living in makeshift shelters. Some have been forced to tie and or nail tarpaulins on the frames of their incomplete homes to protect them from the elements – the sun, wind and rain. The delay in delivery […]

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