On 17th December 2020, Tropical Cyclone Yasa lashed Fiji. The Category 5 cyclone had sustained winds of 250kmh with gusts reaching 350km/h and causing waves of up to 12m. Locals affected have described it as “the most terrifying experience of their lives” and a Fijian journalist reported that she had “never seen anything like it before”. The Anglican Church in Fiji has been out assessing the impact and levels of damage.
In response, Anglican Missions has launched an emergency appeal. Donate here