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Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Comfort to the grieving – Manila Standard Today


Comfort to the grieving
Manila Standard Today
She traveled a great distance to volunteer at today's papal mass and to remember the victims of Typhoon Haiyan.” Pope Francis expressed his grief over her death, leading a prayer for her at the meeting with the youth in UST. He also met with Kristel's

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Posted on 31 January 2015 | 12:52 pm

Measles Is A Killer: It Took 100000 Lives Worldwide Last Year – KLCC FM Public Radio


KLCC FM Public Radio

Measles Is A Killer: It Took 100000 Lives Worldwide Last Year
KLCC FM Public Radio
He says the current outbreak in the Philippines was sparked by Typhoon Haiyan, which battered the island nation late in 2013, killing more than 6,000 and hampering vaccination efforts. Cases started to multiply first in the storm-ravaged parts of the

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Posted on 31 January 2015 | 1:03 am

Lessons from Haiyan: 5 steps to improve accountability to beneficiaries – Devex


Devex

Lessons from Haiyan: 5 steps to improve accountability to beneficiaries
Devex
I recently spent a fascinating morning at the launch of a special edition of Humanitarian Exchange on the Typhoon Haiyan response in the Philippines, where we discussed how aid agencies can be more accountable to the people they serve. In general, this …

Posted on 29 January 2015 | 2:02 pm

Pope Francis in Philippines consoles Typhoon Haiyan survivors – CBC.ca


Pope Francis in Philippines consoles Typhoon Haiyan survivors
CBC.ca
Pope Francis, travelling aboard his Popemobile, greets Filipino Catholics following a mass in Manila on Jan. 18, 2015. Francis's visit to the country started on Jan. 15 and ends on the 19, the fourth papal visit to the country since 1970. Authorities

Posted on 19 January 2015 | 2:37 pm

‘Truly Saddened’: Rain-Soaked Pope Comforts Typhoon Haiyan Survivors – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com

'Truly Saddened': Rain-Soaked Pope Comforts Typhoon Haiyan Survivors
NBCNews.com
TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines – An emotional Pope Francis, wearing a plastic poncho over his vestments to protect him from the wind and rain on Saturday, comforted survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, the Philippines' worst natural disaster that killed about 6
In Philippines, Pope Consoles Victims of Super-Typhoon HaiyanVoice of America
Emotional, rain-soaked Pope comforts survivors of Typhoon Haiyan disaster in ABC Online
Pope Francis meets survivors of Typhoon HaiyanRTE.ie
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Posted on 17 January 2015 | 6:43 am

Pope Comforts Victims of Haiyan in Tacloban as Tropical Storm Mekkhala … – The Weather Channel


The Weather Channel

Pope Comforts Victims of Haiyan in Tacloban as Tropical Storm Mekkhala
The Weather Channel
Pope Francis brought a warm touch of comfort to those who survived the devastating 2013 Typhoon Haiyan on Saturday as a different typhoon, Mekkhala (known in the Philippines as Amang) bore down on the country. The pope traveled to the far eastern …
Mekkhala Strikes Philippines With Heavy Rain, Gusty WindsAccuWeather.com

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Posted on 17 January 2015 | 5:25 am

Pope Francis visits eastern Philippines to console survivors of Typhoon Haiyan – MassLive.com


TIME

Pope Francis visits eastern Philippines to console survivors of Typhoon Haiyan
MassLive.com
TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Pope Francis traveled to the far eastern Philippines to comfort survivors of devastating Typhoon Haiyan in 2013, then cut his own trip short because of another approaching storm. In a windy and rainy morning Mass with a …
Pope Francis Praises Typhoon Haiyan Survivors and Filipino Migrant WorkersTIME
Pope heads south to comfort Typhoon Haiyan survivorsReuters UK
Typhoon Haiyan survivors make climate appeal to Pope FrancisRTCC
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Posted on 17 January 2015 | 3:14 am

POPE WATCH: Gift for pope recalls Typhoon Haiyan – Morganton News Herald


POPE WATCH: Gift for pope recalls Typhoon Haiyan
Morganton News Herald
Pope Francis sits with children of the Anak-Tnk Foundation, founded in 1998 by a Jesuit priest, which helps homeless children and those living in the slums, in Manila's Intramuros district after celebrating Mass at the nearby Manila Cathedral, in

Posted on 16 January 2015 | 1:45 pm

Photos of the Day – SFGate


Photos of the Day
SFGate
A man walks under a ship standed after typhoon Haiyan on January 15, 2015 in Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines. Pope Francis will visit venues across Leyte and Manila during his visit to the Philippines from January 15 – 19. The visit is expected to attract

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Posted on 16 January 2015 | 7:03 am

Tacloban: a year after typhoon Haiyan – The Guardian


The Guardian

Tacloban: a year after typhoon Haiyan
The Guardian
Typhoon Haiyan, the strongest storm to make landfall in recorded history, tore through the Philippines at speeds of 195mph, ripping up farms, levelling villages and leaving more than 6,300 dead. The family hadn't evacuated their home in Tacloban
One year after Typhoon Haiyan: what has changed?Deutsche Welle
One year after devastating super typhoon, Philippines approves rebuilding planReuters

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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 1:30 pm

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

9 LGUs get checks to be distributed to typhoon survivors

THE Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has distributed checks worth P2 billion as shelter assistance to typhoon Yolanda survivors in nine local government units in northern Cebu. The Emergency Shelter Assistance (ESA) funds went to Sta. Fe, P95.83 million;

Posted on 30 January 2015 | 6:11 pm

9 LGUs get checks to be distributed to typhoon Yolanda survivors

THE Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has distributed checks worth P2 billion as shelter assistance to typhoon Yolanda survivors in nine local government units in northern Cebu. The Emergency Shelter Assistance (ESA) funds went to Sta.

Posted on 30 January 2015 | 4:41 pm

Visayas Newsbits for Janauary 31, 2015

SCHOOL BUILDINGS IN LEYTE REBUILT Palo,Leyte — Thanks to Super Typhoon Yolanda, the shortage of school buildings in Leyte, particularly in this municipality have been responded to by various international and local non-government organizations.  Palo Mayor Remedios “Matin” L. Petilla said there is now enough school buildings constructed through donations by foreign donors as well as local donors …

Posted on 30 January 2015 | 4:35 pm

600 families to get houses in Passi City

A PROPERTY developer is providing houses to 600 families who are victims of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in Passi City. Guillermo Choa, chairman of Property Company of Friends or Pro-Friends, said his company has bought 10 hectares of land stretching from Barangay Kinagaringan Pequeno in Passi City to Calinog town, Iloilo.

Posted on 30 January 2015 | 1:23 pm

New hope for the New Year

MANILA, Philippines – “Resilience” has been one of the more sterling characteristics attributed to the Filipino people. Perennial exposure to …

Posted on 30 January 2015 | 3:51 am

P695-M Yolanda shelter aid for Capiz

Iloilo City— Survivors of super-typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in Capiz province have been provided nearly P695 million in shelter aid from the national government. Evelyn Macapobre, Regional Director of the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Western Visayas (DSWD-6), said 15,920 families benefited from the financial aid released earlier this month.

Posted on 29 January 2015 | 4:45 pm

Iloilo gets P26-M Italian assistance

Iloilo City— Iloilo province is a recipient of a P26-million aid from the government of Italy intended to hasten recovery from super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan). Last January 24, Italian Ambassador Massimo Roscigno and Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. signed a memorandum during the sidelights of the 2015 Dinagyang Festival. Roscigno emphasized that the funding will go to those affected in the …

Posted on 29 January 2015 | 4:45 pm

Ms. Universe appeals to nations: ‘Yolanda’ survivors still need help

Fourteen months after super typhoon Yolanda slammed central Philippines, survivors are still stuck in makeshift tents with no steady means of livelihood. Yesterday, reigning Miss Universe Gabriela Isler of Venezuela renewed her call to people around the world to continue helping typhoon victims in the Philippines who “still needs our help.’’ Isler made the fresh appeal at the preliminary …

Posted on 23 January 2015 | 12:05 am

‘I will walk with you with my silent heart’

Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda yesterday wept when Pope Francis exhorted them not to lose hope and just cling to the goodness of the Lord.

Posted on 18 January 2015 | 9:51 am

Relief protocols & rules

A FEW weeks after Super Typhoon Yolanda rampaged through Eastern Visayas in early November 2013, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) found itself caught in a swirl of controversies regarding the repacking and delivery of relief goods.

Posted on 15 January 2015 | 8:44 pm