Papua New Guinea — Situation Update — Manam Volcanic Activity (11 November 2021)

Contact
DTM Papua New Guinea, iompngmdac@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Papua New Guinea
Period Covered
Nov 11 2021
Nov 11 2021
Activity
  • Event Tracking
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Baseline Assessment

Summary

Manam volcano in Papua New Guinea's Madang Province started emitting ash on 20 October 2021. The emitted volcanic ash caused a thick dark smoke that covered the entire Manam Island. The Madang Provincial Disaster Centre (PDC), in partnership and with support from the International Organization for Migration (IOM), deployed a rapid assessment from 27-28 October 2021 in response to the volcanic activity.