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Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Pacquiao to help set up boxing academy in China – Las Vegas Sun


SFGate

Pacquiao to help set up boxing academy in China
Las Vegas Sun
WBO Welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, left, of the Philippines, and WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri of United States, right, pose for photographers during a news conference in Macau, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. The boxers are scheduled …
Pacquiao to help set up boxing academy in China, confident of producing Bridge River Lillooet News

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Posted on 27 August 2014 | 6:30 am

Printer Finds No Joy in Philippine Growth as Costs Rise – Bloomberg


Printer Finds No Joy in Philippine Growth as Costs Rise
Bloomberg
Inflation more than doubled in less than a year to 4.9 percent in July, after Super Typhoon Haiyan struck the nation in November and an expanded truck ban implemented in Manila in February delayed shipments. Food prices surged 8.2 percent in July from

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Posted on 27 August 2014 | 5:05 am

ICRC head visits Typhoon Haiyan [Yolanda] project in Samar – InterAksyon


InterAksyon

ICRC head visits Typhoon Haiyan [Yolanda] project in Samar
InterAksyon
BASEY, SAMAR – Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) recently went to Typhoon Haiyan-affected areas in Samar Island, where the rebuilding efforts of the ICRC and the Philippine Red Cross are moving at a fast …
Int'l Red Cross head visits 'Yolanda'-hit areasInquirer.net

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Posted on 25 August 2014 | 9:03 am

Surviving a typhoon in Leyte and rebuilding lives – Khaleej Times


Surviving a typhoon in Leyte and rebuilding lives
Khaleej Times
I can still remember the video he showed me, shot on a smartphone, of Typhoon Haiyan in action, taken from his mission house in Bagacay, just outside the centre of Tacloban. The wind howled like a wild animal, whipping rain at a horizontal angle.

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Posted on 19 August 2014 | 8:06 pm

ACT Alliance Appeal Revision 2 for Typhoon Haiyan response, Philippines – Thomson Reuters Foundation


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ACT Alliance Appeal Revision 2 for Typhoon Haiyan response, Philippines
Thomson Reuters Foundation
In the early morning of 8 November 2013, Typhoon Haiyan (local name: Yolanda), made landfall in the eastern Visayas region of the Philippines. With winds up to 250 kph sweeping through the region, accompanied by a storm surge of up to 5m, the typhoon …
Responding and learning: A foreigner's lesson after HaiyanRappler

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Posted on 19 August 2014 | 9:46 am

Wishes come true for homeless families in the Philippines – SOS Children


SOS Children

Wishes come true for homeless families in the Philippines
SOS Children
In 2013, Typhoon Haiyan caused untold devastation across much of the eastern Philippines. With a presence in eight locations across the country, we were on hand to provide support to displaced families and ravaged communities. … more about our charity …

Posted on 7 August 2014 | 7:49 am

Philippines: Charity helps fishing villages recover after Typhoon Haiyan – Independent Catholic News


Philippines: Charity helps fishing villages recover after Typhoon Haiyan
Independent Catholic News
Five small fishing villages in the Philippines which were virtually washed away by Typhoon Haiyan on 8 November last are coming back to life – thanks to the generosity of one Catholic charity. Within hours of being asked for help, SPICMA (Special

Posted on 5 August 2014 | 10:32 am

Philippines plans $4.24-billion effort to relocate Typhoon Haiyan victims – The Globe and Mail


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Philippines plans $4.24-billion effort to relocate Typhoon Haiyan victims
The Globe and Mail
The Philippines will spend 170 billion pesos ($4.24-billion Canadian) to rehouse some 200,000 families displaced by last year's super typhoon Haiyan that killed 6,100 people, the government said in a masterplan released on Friday. It has taken a
Nine months on, Philippines plans $3.9-bln effort to relocate typhoon Haiyan Thomson Reuters Foundation
Philippines announces $3.9 billion plan to relocate thousands displaced by Radio Australia

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Posted on 1 August 2014 | 11:38 am

Rebuilding Lives after Super-Typhoon Haiyan – SOS Children’s Villages Canada


SOS Children’s Villages Canada

Rebuilding Lives after Super-Typhoon Haiyan
SOS Children’s Villages Canada
SOS Children's Villages is working every day to help women, children, and families in Tacloban, Philippines, after Super Typhoon Haiyan uprooted so many lives in November 2013. The SOS Emergency Response Program provides resources to re-establish …

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 1:47 pm

MSF report into typhoon Haiyan – Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International


Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International

MSF report into typhoon Haiyan
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International
When Typhoon Haiyan, or Yolanda, as it is known locally, ripped through the central Philippines on 8 November 2013, it caused a disaster of a scale unprecedented in the past century in the country. Whole communities were flattened, while a tsunami-like …
Looking back at Typhoon HaiyanManila Standard Today
Weathering the stormSurrey Leader

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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 8:04 am

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

Six women leaders shine light on survival and gender issues during, after Yolanda 

Who in the Philippines doesn't know about the devastation trail Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) left in many parts of the Visayas last year? But for sure, not everyone knows about the struggles the women of these disaster-hit areas faced during and after the storm. 

Posted on 27 August 2014 | 7:56 am

IOM to build additional shelters for Yolanda victims

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) forged an agreement yesterday with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to embark on a P224-million project that will construct additional transitional shelters for typhoon "Yolanda" survivors who are still living in tents and evacuation centers in Eastern Visayas. Under the memorandum of agreement signed yesterday by DSWD …

Posted on 26 August 2014 | 4:11 pm

Women advocates raise concerns in Yolanda-hit areas

GENDER inequality and discrimination, prevalent even before Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) made landfall, are some of the underlying causes why people are still suffering even nine months after the typhoon made landfall.

Posted on 26 August 2014 | 2:18 pm

In the floods of Yolanda they were born

During the fateful onslaught of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) on Eastern Visayas, the Warays faced the hardest challenge of their lives and yet, despite the death and destruction, they still managed to help each other. Dr. Rey Garnace helping evacuees; Ships are washed ashore in Tacloban (AFP/Noel Celis); Lucy V. Morales THE GOOD SAMARITAN I met one such hero who came to my aid, when no one did …

Posted on 24 August 2014 | 12:05 am

Lacson: ‘Yolanda’ like a superpower that bullied PH

Secretary Panfilo Lacson likened super typhoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan) to a "world superpower" that is "bullying" any country it wants to, knowing "with certainty that she would not be challenged."

Posted on 14 August 2014 | 10:04 am

Yolanda survivors to avail of homes

Concepcion, Iloilo – Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in Concepcion, Iloilo will be recipients of homes to be built by mall developer SM Prime Holdings Inc. “This is another blessing,” expressed 48-year-old widower Leonora Lardera during the August 9 groundbreaking ceremony for the SM Cares Housing Project here. HOMES FOR …

Posted on 10 August 2014 | 4:15 pm

Yolanda survivors in Palo inspired, looking forward to Pope Francis’ visit

Survivors of super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in Palo, Leyte are inspired and looking forward to the visit there of Pope Francis in January.

Posted on 10 August 2014 | 3:15 am

Editorial: A master plan for the area devastated by Yolanda

A  master plan for the rehabilitation of the vast area devastated by super-typhoon Yolanda on November 8, 2013, has been submitted to President Aquino by Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery Panfilo Lacson. This is probably the first time such a comprehensive program has ever been prepared for any part of the country after a calamity, but then this was the first time a typhoon …

Posted on 7 August 2014 | 12:05 am

Typhoon-devastated Palo holds livelihood festival

Hundreds of typhoon Yolanda survivors in this town which was badly devastated by the super howler in November, 2013, trooped to the municipal plaza here Sunday to participate in the municipal government’s Livelihood Festival 2014 which was aimed at promoting local delicacies and livehood and income generating products. Leyte Governor Leopoldo Dominico L. Petilla and Palo, Leyte Mayor Remedios L …

Posted on 3 August 2014 | 3:46 pm

More than half a year after Yolanda, PNoy receives rehab master plan

Eight months after super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) ravaged the central Philippines, President Benigno Aquino III finally received on Friday a P170.9-billion plan to rebuild areas affected by the powerful weather disturbance.

Posted on 1 August 2014 | 9:17 am