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Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Aquino approves RM12bil Haiyan reconstruction plan – The Star Online


Balita

Aquino approves RM12bil Haiyan reconstruction plan
The Star Online
MANILA: Philippine President Benigno Aquino approved a 160-billion-peso (RM11.8bil) plan to rebuild areas ravaged by Super Typhoon Haiyan one year after the disaster, his spokesman said. The plan includes reconstruction timetables demanded by …
Aquino approves $3.6-B Haiyan reconstruction planBalita
Aquino okays master plan for Yolanda rehabilitationPhilippine Star
Yolanda memorial wall to help bring 'closure'Rappler
ABS CBN News -GMA News -Inquirer.net
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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 12:42 am

One year after Typhoon Haiyan: what has changed? – Deutsche Welle


Deutsche Welle

One year after Typhoon Haiyan: what has changed?
Deutsche Welle
How has Haiyan affected the perception of Philippine people of hurricanes? Are some still being haunted by the memories? The notion of "storm surge" – a wall of water swept in by a typhoon, has now entered the lexicon of the Philippine public. The
WHO notes baby boom in Typhoon Haiyan aftermathgulfnews.com
One year after devastating super typhoon, Philippines approves rebuilding planReuters
A year on, typhoon-devastated Philippine city fails to rebuild homesReuters UK

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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 9:34 am

Return to Tacloban: One year on from Typhoon Haiyan’s devastation – ITV News


ITV News

Return to Tacloban: One year on from Typhoon Haiyan's devastation
ITV News
A year on I have returned to see how Lorna and the thousands of other people brought to their knees by Typhoon Haiyan are coping. And the answer, by and large, is not well. I found Lorna in the same fishing village the hurricane force winds blew away
Solar to Brighten Christmas for Typhoon Haiyan SurvivorsThe Green Optimistic
Children running around, giggling as Tacloban recovers from 'Haiyan'Philippine Star
Discovery Channel airs 'Haiyan: After the Megastorm'Rappler
Inquirer.net
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Posted on 26 October 2014 | 6:01 am

Typhoon Haiyan victims thank Brantford – Brant News


Gulf Times

Typhoon Haiyan victims thank Brantford
Brant News
Brant News. Victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines thanked the Brantford community and the Filipino-Canadian Association of Brantford for their continued assistance in the wake of last year's devastation. Recipients of the relief goods sent to
Aquino criticises typhoon Haiyan rebuilding delaysGulf Times
Local missionaries continue to help typhoon ravaged PhilippinesFirst Coast News
Philippines' president Aquino slams 'absurd' typhoon rebuilding delaysThe Malay Mail Online
Arab News
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Posted on 21 October 2014 | 9:17 pm

1540 Filipinos came after typhoon, Ottawa now says – Toronto Star


Toronto Star

1540 Filipinos came after typhoon, Ottawa now says
Toronto Star
Another 269 applications were rejected and 519 cases are still being processed nearly one year after the typhoon decimated the Philippine city of Tacloban and neighbouring villages on Nov. 8, 2013. The aim of the fast-tracking program announced in the …

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Posted on 17 October 2014 | 10:34 am

Fil-American group to commemorate victims of typhoon Haiyan – Marianas Variety


Fil-American group to commemorate victims of typhoon Haiyan
Marianas Variety
(Press Release) — In commemoration of the 1st anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan which devastated the central Philippines on Nov. 8, 2014, U.S. Pinoys for Good Governance-Marianas chapter, in collaboration with the Global Filipino Diaspora Marianas and …

Posted on 16 October 2014 | 7:31 pm

Powerful Typhoon Vongfong Awes Astronaut in Space (Photo) – Space.com


Daily Mail

Powerful Typhoon Vongfong Awes Astronaut in Space (Photo)
Space.com
Vongfong qualifies as the most powerful typhoon since the deadly Super Typhoon Haiyan formed last year. Haiyan killed more than 6,000 people when in made landfall in the Philippians in 2013, according to NASA. Another astronaut on the International …
Super Typhoon Vongfong set to unleash 120mph winds on JapanDaily Mail
Super Typhoon Vongfong Filmed From The International Space StationHuffington Post UK
6.3 Earthquake Off Japan Coast as Typhoon Vongfong Roars InInternational Business Times UK
The Independent -Phys.Org
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Posted on 10 October 2014 | 10:13 pm

Super Typhoon Vongfong: Most Powerful Cyclone Since Haiyan Producing 50ft … – International Business Times UK


International Business Times UK

Super Typhoon Vongfong: Most Powerful Cyclone Since Haiyan Producing 50ft
International Business Times UK
Super Typhoon Vongfong, which is currently heading towards Japan's southern islands, is the most powerful cyclone the world has seen since Haiyan last year. Vongfong is the fourth Category 5 storm of the year and is expected to reach Japan in the next
Super Typhoon Vongfong becomes most intense storm of 2014NEWS.com.au
Phanfone, Vongfong, Haiyan: What's in a typhoon's name?The Straits Times
Vongfong: The most fierce super typhoon since deadly HaiyanWashington Post (blog)
EarthSky -Latinos Post -RT
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Posted on 9 October 2014 | 2:49 pm

Mark Bland opens the Fliptree Foundation for Typhoon Haiyan victims – stv.tv


stv.tv

Mark Bland opens the Fliptree Foundation for Typhoon Haiyan victims
stv.tv
A Glasgow man and his wife have set up a charity to help those affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines last year. Mark Bland, from Drumchapel, said despite the aid effort immediately after the natural disaster, many young people are still on the

Posted on 6 October 2014 | 3:36 pm

After Typhoon Haiyan, Inmates’ Families Found Refuge Behind Bars – RYOT


RYOT

After Typhoon Haiyan, Inmates' Families Found Refuge Behind Bars
RYOT
Wives and kids live with rapists and murderers at this prison in the Philippines. For most, it's the only option. It's been almost a year since Typhoon Haiyan killed more than 6,000 people and left over four million homeless. As the country continues

Posted on 2 October 2014 | 8:07 pm

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

Yolanda memorial wall to help bring 'closure'

TACLOBAN CITY , Philippines – Survivors of the super typhoon Haiyan, local name Yolanda, seek closure a year after that traumatic day in November. The Tacloban government says a memorial is a step towards that. Paterno Esmaquel reports. The memorial wall behind me will contain the names of Tacloban residents who …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 11:55 am

PNoy finally signs P167.9-B Yolanda rehab master plan

Almost a year after super-typhoon Yolanda left a wide swath of death and destruction in the country, President Aquino has finally approved the P167.9-billion rehabilitation master plan for storm-hit communities. The Comprehensive Rehabilitation and Recovery Plan (CRRP) aims to “build back better” the resettlement, infrastructure, livelihood, and social services in 171 cities and municipalities …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:21 pm

Noy finally approves P167.9-B Yolanda rehab plan

President Aquino approved on Wednesday the P167.9-billion Comprehensive Rehabilitation and Recovery Plan (CRRP), solidifying the government’s commitment to rebuild areas in Eastern Visayas devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda last year. In a statement, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said yesterday the CRRP was recommended by former senator Panfilo …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:00 pm

Yolanda a year after: Many still suffer grief, depression

MANILA, Philippines (2nd UPDATE) – The World Health Organization (WHO) expects that many survivors of Super Typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) will require additional mental health support as the disaster’s anniversary approaches. “For many people, the one year [mark] will bring on more depression for a period of time. …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 5:50 am

SUPERTYPHOON YOLANDA: 800,000 survivors suffer from mental health problems

At least 800,000 survivors of Super Typhoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan) may have suffered from different levels of mental health problems, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO)

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 5:05 am

WHO: 800K Yolanda survivors at risk of mental illness

MANILA, Philippines – Thousands of Super Typhoon Yolanda victims are at risk of suffering mental illness, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned yesterday.

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 1:48 am

Yolanda victims at risk of mental illness – WHO

Thousands of Super Typhoon Yolanda victims are at risk of suffering mental illness, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned yesterday. Julie Hall, WHO country representative, said about 800,000 Yolanda survivors would need immediate medical help to save them from depression and other mental disorders.  “Six to nine months after, mental health issues could become more prominent and there could …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 12:00 am

Finally, Aquino approves Yolanda rehabilitation plan

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Nearly a year after Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) ravaged the Philippines, President Benigno Aquino III approved the plan for the country's biggest rehabilitation effort since the end of World War II. Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson told Rappler that Aquino approved the comprehensive rehabilitation and recovery plan …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 11:51 pm

Yolanda a year after: Hundreds of clinics not yet repaired

MANILA, Philippines – Only 1 in every 3 health facilities in Eastern Visayas has been repaired one year after Super Typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) hit the region, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday, October 29. WHO Representative in the Philippines Julie Hall told a press conference that …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 10:54 am

800,000 ‘Yolanda’ survivors suffer from mental health problems

MANILA, Philippines — At least 800,000 survivors of Super Typhoon "Yolanda" (Haiyan) may have suffered from different levels of mental health problems, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).   "As many as 800,000 people among the displaced population could suffer from common or serious mental health disorders," said Dr. Julie Hall, WHO country representative in the Philippines, in a …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 10:47 am