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Saturday March 28th 2015

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Latest news about Typhoon Haiyan also known as Typhoon Yolanda updated in real-time by rss feeds.


Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon: Contagious passion to help after Haiyan – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon: Contagious passion to help after Haiyan
Sydney Morning Herald
After Typhoon Haiyan destroyed her Filipino hometown of Tacloban Michelle Baltazar was too upset to "even lift a finger". But more than a year on from the disaster she's carrying her whole body the full 21 kilometres of the Sydney Morning Herald Half …

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 12:51 pm

Life in the Philippines: preparing for the next typhoon Haiyan – The Guardian


The Guardian

Life in the Philippines: preparing for the next typhoon Haiyan
The Guardian
For the first time, the country had got to the end of the alphabet for typhoon names and had to start at 'a' again. The letter 'y' proved most devastating. Typhoon Yolanda – known internationally as Haiyan – tore through a swathe of the Philippines on

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Posted on 25 March 2015 | 7:00 am

Honeywell Rebuilds School in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) – MarketWatch


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Honeywell Rebuilds School in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda)
MarketWatch
Following Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), the Honeywell Aerospace business supported the region by creating new aeronautical navigation procedures which will be used to improve aid, relief, recovery and rebuilding efforts for the Leyte region including …
Ngolos Honeywell Elementary School Opens Its Doors to Students in the PR Web (press release)

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Posted on 24 March 2015 | 1:01 am

Giving Voice and Hope to the ‘Forgotten’ Victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the … – Global Voices Online


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Giving Voice and Hope to the 'Forgotten' Victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the
Global Voices Online
A group of volunteers and citizen journalists have been documenting the recovery and struggles of villagers in the town of Estancia, Iloilo Province, after typhoon Haiyan (known locally as Yolanda) left a trail of destruction throughout the region in 2013.

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Posted on 22 March 2015 | 11:35 am

Typhoon Haiyan survivors thank Sheikh Khalifa for support – The National


Typhoon Haiyan survivors thank Sheikh Khalifa for support
The National
ABU DHABI // Children in the Philippines who survived the devastating Typhoon Haiyan have paid tribute to Sheikh Khalifa, President of the UAE, as they danced, sang and hoisted the UAE flag in thanks for humanitarian support. The children said “thank

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Posted on 18 March 2015 | 8:54 am

Challenges for Vanuatu rival Super Typhoon Haiyan – Scoop.co.nz (press release)


Challenges for Vanuatu rival Super Typhoon Haiyan
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
Save the Children's Vanuatu director Tom Skirrow has described the logistical challenges as even worse than for Super Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines in November 2013, killing more than 7,000 people and affecting a massive 14 million.

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Posted on 17 March 2015 | 7:54 am

How Cyclone Pam Measures Up To Super Typhoon Haiyan | The Weather … – The Weather Channel


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How Cyclone Pam Measures Up To Super Typhoon Haiyan | The Weather
The Weather Channel
13); Super Typhoon Haiyan: 895 millibars (according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center at landfall on Nov. 7, 2013); Other notable minimum pressures: Super Typhoon Tip (870 millibars; Oct. 1979), Hurricane Wilma (882 millibars; Oct. 2005), Hurricane …
A computerised satellite image of Cyclone Pam. Source: SuppliedThe Australian (blog)
UN fears 'the worst' after typhoon Pam batters VanuatuThe Globe and Mail
Photos: Isolated islands thrashed by Cyclone Pam challenge relief effortsPBS NewsHour
New Straits Times Online -WKBT La Crosse -Reuters
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Posted on 13 March 2015 | 9:28 pm

Filipinos join fast for climate justice with Typhoon Haiyan in mind – CatholicPhilly.com


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Filipinos join fast for climate justice with Typhoon Haiyan in mind
CatholicPhilly.com
Sano has become one of the Philippines' leading voices for climate justice. In late 2014 he led a 40-day climate awareness walk from Manila to Tacloban, which was decimated by Typhoon Haiyan a year earlier, leaving 7,300 dead or missing and hundreds of …

Posted on 13 March 2015 | 3:02 pm

UAE humanitarian deal to benefit Typhoon Haiyan victims – The National


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UAE humanitarian deal to benefit Typhoon Haiyan victims
The National
ABU DHABI // Those affected by Typhoon Haiyan are to benefit from an agreement between the Emirates Red Crescent and the Philippine Red Cross. Haiyan was one of the most powerful tropical cyclones on record. It killed more than 6,000 people, …
Typhoon Haiyan victims win Dh6m in lotto drawsgulfnews.com
More corruption in PH means more deaths from disasters – studyRappler

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Posted on 10 March 2015 | 6:33 pm

More Filipinos pushed into poverty by typhoon Haiyan, high rice prices – The Straits Times


The Straits Times

More Filipinos pushed into poverty by typhoon Haiyan, high rice prices
The Straits Times
MANILA (AFP) – Super typhoon Haiyan and surging rice prices pushed the number of Filipinos living in poverty to 25.8 percent in the first half of last year despite strong economic growth, official data released Friday showed. The 1.2 percent rise was
Poverty rises in Philippines due to higher food prices, lingering effects of Winnipeg Free Press
Haiyan, high rice prices pushed more Filipinos below poverty line, statistics showMalay Mail Online
Steep prices, Yolanda hike PH poverty incidence in H1 2014Rappler

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Posted on 6 March 2015 | 12:58 pm

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

‘Yolanda’ not only about tragedy, but also opportunities – Sering

The onslaught of super-typhoon “Yolanda” in November 2013 is not just about tragedy but also about opportunities for the nation on how to deal with climate change and its impacts better, Secretary Mary Ann Lucille Sering, Vice Chairperson of the Climate Change Commission (CCC) told editors of the Manila Bulletin during a visit at its […]

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 4:15 pm

Vienna’s ‘working class’ builds classrooms in Yolanda-hit Ormoc

LEYTE, Philippines – “Ganahan na ko mosulod ug klase kay mas hayahay na man among room.” Richie Iñigo, 7, a Grade II student of a public elementary school in Ormoc City here, is excited going to school now because the rooms are now “ comfortable.” He and the …

Posted on 27 March 2015 | 11:50 am

Palo mayor expresses desire for ASEAN to adopt her town

This municipality which was severely devastated by super-typhoon Yolanda in November 8,2013 wants to be adopted by the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). Mayor Remedios L. Petilla said she is hopeful that Palo, which is recovering from the effects of the super-typhoon would be adopted by the regional association so that “we would see further development.” Speaking during the …

Posted on 24 March 2015 | 7:01 pm

ERC sets hearings on NGCP’s P1.1B cost recovery

More than a year after the onslaught of super Typhoon Yolanda, the Energy Regulatory Commission has finally scheduled the public hearings for the proposed recovery of transmission firm National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) on damages the company incurred during the typhoon. NGCP has batted to recover P1.114 billion in force majeure (FM) event cost, which is considerably lower than …

Posted on 22 March 2015 | 4:20 pm

After Yolanda, communities re-learn value of water systems

MANILA, Philippines – After Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in 2013 broke the water pipes in Barangay Donghol in Ormoc, Leyte, 46-year-old Angelito Laurente had walk two kilometers to fetch water from the river. “There were times that we were unable to …

Posted on 22 March 2015 | 7:03 am

Royalty visits typhoon-hit Leyte communities

Her Royal Highness, Anne, The Princess Royal visited Wednesday typhoon Yolanda-affected communities covered by humanitarian relief organization, Save the Children Philippines. The organization, of which Her Royal Highness is President in the United Kingdom, has been working in the Visayas since Yolanda hit in November 2013. The Princess Royal and her party visited the small community of Tagaytay …

Posted on 19 March 2015 | 6:42 pm

Yolanda survivors get new homes

ORMOC CITY—In the morning of Nov. 8, 2013, Ormoc City was a mess. Houses were missing parts, trees were blocking the roads, and debris were strewn all over the city, remembered Luna, Ormoc Barangay Captain Norma Lord of the day super typhoon Yolanda hit. “I was hysterical that day. Everything was wet, the electricity was out. It was devastating,” Lord told Sun.Star Cebu . But yesterday, Lord …

Posted on 19 March 2015 | 3:41 am

Yolanda child survivors thank UAE president for aid

Filipino children who survived super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) this week thanked United Arab Emirates president Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan for sending humanitarian aid.

Posted on 18 March 2015 | 5:32 am

DBM releases P8B more to Yolanda-affected areas

The national government has released another P8 billion for the rehabilitation and recovery of areas affected by super -typhoon “Yolanda” in 2013, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said. In a statement, Budget Secretary Florencio B. Abad said yesterday that the government has disbursed the funds to the National Housing Authority (NHA) for Yolanda-affected areas in central Philippines …

Posted on 17 March 2015 | 5:05 pm

Schools rebuilt in storm-hit areas

Survivors of typhoon “Yolanda” from Samar and Leyte continue to get back on their feet and show that they can be an inspiration to the world.

Posted on 8 March 2015 | 10:41 am