Samoa Tsunami response: slideshow

On Wednesday 30 September a huge 8.3 magnitude earthquake triggered a tsunami that hit the Southern coasts of Samoa and American Samoa causing widespread destruction.

Oxfam is working alongside our Samoan partners to assist with the urgent needs of people affected by the disaster.

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