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Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

‘Because I’m happy’: UK Muslims to typhoon survivors – video – Channel 4 News


'Because I'm happy': UK Muslims to typhoon survivors – video
Channel 4 News
Two of these videos have notched up more than one million views on Facebook – a video from people in Paris and a video of people with Down's Syndrome. Videos have also come from surprising places. Survivors of the devastating Typhoon Haiyan, which …

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Posted on 17 April 2014 | 4:01 pm

Students organize drive for Typhoon Haiyan relief – West Hawaii Today


West Hawaii Today

Students organize drive for Typhoon Haiyan relief
West Hawaii Today
The day after Super Typhoon Haiyan — one of the most powerful storms ever recorded — devastated the Philippines, the English Language Learners at Kealakehe Intermediate School pondered the heavy damage inflicted on the many islands in the …
Plan to boost health, jobs, homes and schools after Typhoon HaiyanBritish Red Cross
Typhoon Haiyan survivors in Australia seek government supportABC Online
MIT responds to Typhoon HaiyanMIT News
ArtfixDaily (blog)
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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 4:28 pm

Journey Vocalist Gives a Charitable Boost to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery – Wall Street Journal (blog)


Journey Vocalist Gives a Charitable Boost to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery
Wall Street Journal (blog)
MANILA, the Philippines—Arnel Pineda, the Filipino lead singer for American rock band Journey, is on a new mission – giving his voice to an animated music video to drum up support for Typhoon Haiyan recovery efforts. The three-minute video segment
Arnel Pineda for Yolanda SurvivorsManila Standard Today

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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 1:35 am

Last minute fundraising efforts for Typhoon Haiyan – khon2.com


NorthJersey.com

Last minute fundraising efforts for Typhoon Haiyan
khon2.com
It's been several months since Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the Philippines, and many who lived through it are still in need of help. To emphasize that point, community organizers held a rally to promote a new benefit to people who donate to the relief effort.
Tax deadline nears to help disaster victimsKITV Honolulu
New disaster risk reduction strategies needed rather than “rearranging Thomson Reuters Foundation (blog)
Record on the Road: PhilippinesNorthJersey.com
International Viewpoint
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Posted on 13 April 2014 | 3:41 am

Broken by Typhoon Haiyan, the cold chain gets up and running again – UNICEF (press release)


UNICEF (press release)

Broken by Typhoon Haiyan, the cold chain gets up and running again
UNICEF (press release)
The system of transport for temperature-sensitive vaccines – already fragile before the storm – was severely disrupted when Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines last November. Now UNICEF is helping to restore the cold chain and ensure the routine …
Special collections raise $24.5 million for Typhoon Haiyan recoveryCatholic Courier
IRS Makes Special Tax Provisions for Typhoon Haiyan ReliefFinancial Buzz Magazine
How to cut US tax bills by helping typhoon victimsTelegraph.co.uk
ucanews -My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22
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Posted on 11 April 2014 | 10:05 pm

1.5m Typhoon Haiyan victims to benefit from S’pore donations – Channel News Asia


Channel News Asia

1.5m Typhoon Haiyan victims to benefit from S'pore donations
Channel News Asia
Some 1.5 million people, whose lives were devastated by Typhoon Haiyan in November, are expected to benefit from donations amounting to over S$7.5 million from Singapore. PHOTOS; VIDEOS. File photo: A survivor of Typhoon Haiyan washes clothes in …
Singapore President Tan presents $7m in donations for Typhoon Haiyan victimsStraits Times
Singapore donates medical supplies to SamarInquirer.net
Singapore donates P250 million more for Yolanda rehabilitationGMA News
InterAksyon -Philippine Star
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Posted on 5 April 2014 | 12:54 am

PM announces Government contribution to the Typhoon Haiyan relief fund for … – Prime Minister of Canada (press release)


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PM announces Government contribution to the Typhoon Haiyan relief fund for
Prime Minister of Canada (press release)
20140403_mdp_03_sub_1040x585_tn.jpg. Prime Minister Stephen Harper, joined by Senator Enverga and workers at a Red Cross Warehouse, announces our Government's contribution to the Typhoon Haiyan Relief Fund for the Philippines. Mississauga …
Philippines Struggles to Account for Millions in Foreign Typhoon AidVoice of America
Typhoon Haiyan victims to live in 'Pope Francis' villageChristianToday
Drones used for Good- Relief organisation uses drones to map Typhoon Haiyan Thomson Reuters Foundation
Rappler -Hindu Business Line
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Posted on 3 April 2014 | 7:32 pm

In pictures: Fishing again after Typhoon Haiyan – BBC News


In pictures: Fishing again after Typhoon Haiyan
BBC News
In pictures: Fishing again after Typhoon Haiyan. Battered boats on Bantayan Island, Cebu province, Visayas region, the Philippines Typhoon Haiyan was one of the most powerful storms to ever make landfall. Four months after the storm hit the Philippines

Posted on 2 April 2014 | 2:09 am

Typhoon Haiyan: Chainsaw donation helps coconut farmers to branch out – UNHCR (press release)


HelpAge International (blog)

Typhoon Haiyan: Chainsaw donation helps coconut farmers to branch out
UNHCR (press release)
In Mercedes and other areas hit by Typhoon Haiyan in the central Philippines' Visayas region, more than 33 million coconut trees were lost across over 295,000 hectares of land, along with the livelihoods of an estimated 1 million coconut farmers
Typhoon Haiyan: Inspiring recovery, lasting damageHelpAge International (blog)
KRCS distributes aid for Typhoon Haiyan victimsKuwait News Agency
Filipino Activist Carries Message of Urgency to Yokohama IPCC MeetEarth Island Journal
Philippine Information Agency -BusinessBecause
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Posted on 31 March 2014 | 3:31 pm

Prince Charles arranges mass vaccination for Typhoon Haiyan victims – CNN


CNN

Prince Charles arranges mass vaccination for Typhoon Haiyan victims
CNN
London (CNN) — Five million doses of measles and rubella vaccine will be delivered to the Philippines, following a donation organized by Britain's Prince Charles. The virus has ravaged the country since Typhoon Haiyan — known as Yolanda in the …
Rebuilding Stronger After Typhoon HaiyanHuffington Post
Japan Provides $66 Million in Aid for Super Typhoon Haiyan Recoverythe Diplomat
Bill speeds up tax credit for Typhoon Haiyan donationsSanta Rosa Press Democrat
ClaimsJournal.com -Pacific Business News (Honolulu) (blog) -Yahoo News
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Posted on 26 March 2014 | 6:45 am

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

The passion of Christ recalled

Palo, Leyte — Hundreds of survivors of super-typhoon Yolanda recalled the passion and death of Jesus Christ during rites last Holy Thursday and Good Friday in various Catholic churches still bearing grim signs of the horrendously destructive force of super-typhoon Yolanda that ravaged parts of the country, particularly Eastern Visayas, five months ago. Palo Metropolitan Cathedral in the …

Posted on 19 April 2014 | 6:54 pm

Elementary pupils in Japan raise 250k yen for Yolanda survivors  

It was the turn of pupils from a Japanese Catholic elementary school to show solidarity with survivors of super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), as they raised Y250,000 for them.  

Posted on 18 April 2014 | 12:26 am

Sagip Kapamilya Helps More Than 3.6-M Individuals

The bayanihan spirit is very much alive in Basey, Samar as fishermen affected by Typhoon Yolanda have worked together in building motor boats. ABS-CBN’s Sagip Kapamilya, through donations, has provided materials and tools for the construction of new boats. The beneficiaries are grateful for the said project that will help them in rebuilding their livelihood. […]

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 4:25 pm

‘Yolanda’ toll now at 6,300 – NDRRMC

MANILA, Philippines– Deaths from Super Typhoon “Yolanda” (international name Haiyan) increased to 6,300, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Thursday.   The NDRRMC noted additional seven fatalities from Tacloban City.   "Seven persons in Tacloban City were added to the list of dead individuals, to which, the total of dead individuals increased to 6,300. There are no …

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 8:53 am

NDRRMC: Yolanda death toll hits 6,300 mark nearly 6 months after typhoon

Nearly six months after super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) devastated the Visayas area, the death toll continued to rise and reached 6,300 as of Thursday.

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 7:11 am

Probe ‘Yolanda’ human trafficking – lady solons

Lady solons from the House minority bloc yesterday sought a congressional inquiry into the alleged trafficking of women in areas ravaged by super typhoon Yolanda over five months ago. Reps. Luzviminda Ilagan and Emmi de Jesus (Party-List, Gabriela), authors of Resolution 780, asked the Committees on Women and Gender Equality and Welfare of Children to investigate reports that trafficking of …

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 6:56 pm

PH Red Cross celebrates 67 years of volunteerism

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Red Cross (PRC), one of the country's premier humanitarian organizations, turned 67 on Tuesday, April 15. As part of its celebration, PRC lauded those who selflessly volunteered during Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan). "On the 67th anniversary of the Philippine Red Cross, we recognize the contributions of these …

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 3:28 am

W. Visayas’ typhoon rehab efforts get P202-M fund

Iloilo City, Iloilo — Five of six provinces in Western Visayas – Aklan, Antique, Capiz, Iloilo, and Negros Occidental – ravaged by last year’s super-typhoon Yolanda were given a P202-million rehabilitation fund boost from the national government. According to Office of Civil Defense (OCD-6) regional director Rosario Cabrera, the fund was released by Department of Interior and Local Government …

Posted on 13 April 2014 | 3:55 pm

A thousand boats for Leyte

ALMOST five months after Super Typhoon Yolanda struck the Visayas, various forms of assistance continue pouring in to Leyte, the hardest hit by the storm. The Negrense Volunteers for Change Foundation (NVCF), a non-government organization based in Bacolod, was one of the first to respond to the needs of the typhoon victims in Leyte. As Yolanda destroyed the boats of many fishermen there, NVC saw …

Posted on 1 April 2014 | 3:46 am

Yolanda-affected farmers will soon reap first crop after typhoon

When Typhoon Yolanda struck Central Philippines three months ago, palay farmers like Ricardo Gula and Wilma Regala of Basey, Samar, lost almost everything they had: standing crops, stored seeds, livestock and properties. Yolanda was indeed in bad timing, hitting key agricultural regions when rice farmers are about to harvest or have just reaped their wet season crop and supposed to be preparing …

Posted on 24 March 2014 | 7:17 am