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Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) Latest News Real-Time Updates

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


Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Aquino: The friends he kept, the crises he (mis)managed – Rappler


Rappler

Aquino: The friends he kept, the crises he (mis)managed
Rappler
On November 8 that year, Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) ravaged Eastern and Central Visayas and in its aftermath exposed an administration that put a premium on thinking than acting during a crisis, sought refuge in a bureaucracy when it least mattered

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Posted on 29 June 2016 | 3:49 am

Nancy Dubuc, CEO A+E Networks, Joins Veteran-led Disaster Response Nonprofit Team Rubicon’s Board of Directors – Yahoo News


Nancy Dubuc, CEO A+E Networks, Joins Veteran-led Disaster Response Nonprofit Team Rubicon's Board of Directors
Yahoo News
… grown from eight members to more than 35,000 deployable volunteers, and has responded to over 125 disasters around the world, including the earthquake in Nepal, tornadoes in Joplin, Missouri, Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines and Hurricane Sandy.

Posted on 28 June 2016 | 5:13 pm

Manila Bulletin columnist wins LA press award – Manila Bulletin


Manila Bulletin

Manila Bulletin columnist wins LA press award
Manila Bulletin
… foundations, scholarship and international disaster aid relief. HFPA made a $25,000 donation to UNICEF Philippines in aid of tropical storm Sendong victims in 2011, and again gave $100,000 to the same organization for victims of super-typhoon

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Posted on 28 June 2016 | 4:38 pm

Can drones be lifesavers? Scientists experiment – Times of India


Times of India

Can drones be lifesavers? Scientists experiment
Times of India
Agencies involved in humanitarian relief agree that drones have been helpful in certain humanitarian operations for collecting data and imagery where infrastructure is destroyed or was already lacking, including in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan

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Posted on 28 June 2016 | 4:09 pm

Pope visits Philippines city of Tacloban ravaged by typhoon Haiyan in 2013 to pray for the dead – The Westside Story


The Westside Story

Pope visits Philippines city of Tacloban ravaged by typhoon Haiyan in 2013 to pray for the dead
The Westside Story
Pope Francis who arrived in Philippines on Thursday after a two day visit to the island nation of Sri Lanka today paid an emotional tribute to all those who were devastated by the 2013 typhoon Haiyan. The storm had destroyed nearly 90 percent of this

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Posted on 24 June 2016 | 5:45 pm

Use of Drones for Disaster Missions Put to the Test – ABC News


Use of Drones for Disaster Missions Put to the Test
ABC News
Agencies involved in humanitarian relief agree that drones have been helpful in certain humanitarian operations for collecting data and imagery where infrastructure is destroyed or was already lacking, including in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan

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Posted on 24 June 2016 | 5:09 am

Restoring resilience and dignity – Philippine Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan shelter recovery programme nears completion – International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies


International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Restoring resilience and dignity – Philippine Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan shelter recovery programme nears completion
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
As it nears the end of its three-year operation to help communities to recover from Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Visayas region of central Philippines, the Red Cross has helped build or repair more than 72,000 homes. In April ceremonies attended by …

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Posted on 4 May 2016 | 4:24 am

Two years after typhoon Haiyan, leaders have a duty to act on climate change – The Guardian


The Guardian

Two years after typhoon Haiyan, leaders have a duty to act on climate change
The Guardian
“They say Haiyan came because of the warmer climate,” says Sharon, gesturing at the hot, humid surroundings. “I believe this because we've noticed the changes. We expect April and May to be hot and dry, but in the last few years it's always been raining.

Posted on 8 November 2015 | 9:00 am

Nearly 2 Years After Typhoon Haiyan, Many Still Waiting For Rehousing In Safer Areas – Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Nearly 2 Years After Typhoon Haiyan, Many Still Waiting For Rehousing In Safer Areas
Huffington Post
A resident-survivor of super Typhoon Haiyan, peddals his bicycle past destroyed houses to transport passengers, along the coastal area of Tacloban City , Leyte province, in central Philippines on February 15, 2014. The United Nations warned on February …
Two years on, Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan support 'restores hope and dignity' to more than 880000 peopleInternational Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
Two years after super typhoon Haiyan battered Philippines, major reconstruction continues but thousands remain …South China Morning Post (subscription)

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Posted on 4 November 2015 | 6:46 pm

Comparing Hurricane Patricia and Typhoon Haiyan – New York Times


New York Times

Comparing Hurricane Patricia and Typhoon Haiyan
New York Times
Typhoon Haiyan came ashore at the edge of the city of Tacloban on Leyte Island. The low-lying shoreline for many miles was full of small squatter settlements where wood structures with corrugated steel roofs offered scant protection from the storm. But

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Posted on 23 October 2015 | 11:40 pm