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Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Typhoon Haiyan victims thank Brantford – Brant News


Gulf Times

Typhoon Haiyan victims thank Brantford
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 Tacloban and …
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 -CBS News -Inquirer.net
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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


International Business Times UK

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
6.3 Earthquake Off Japan Coast as Typhoon Vongfong Roars InInternational Business Times UK
Japan braced for Super Typhoon Vongfong as pictures taken from space show The Independent
Huffington Post UK -T4 -Phys.Org
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Posted on 10 October 2014 | 10:13 pm

Phanfone, Vongfong, Haiyan: What’s in a typhoon’s name? – The Straits Times


The Straits Times

Phanfone, Vongfong, Haiyan: What's in a typhoon's name?
The Straits Times
Typhoon Haiyan devastated portions of South-east Asia last November. This Category 5 typhoon killed more than 6,000 in the Philippines alone. The name, contributed by China, means petrel (hai yan) – a type of seabird. It was known as Typhoon Yolanda in …
Super Typhoon Vongfong: Most Powerful Cyclone Since Haiyan Producing 50ft International Business Times UK
Super Typhoon Vongfong becomes most intense storm of 2014NEWS.com.au
Super Typhoon Vongfong Headed for JapanNewsweek
Latinos Post -EarthSky -The Weather Channel
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Posted on 9 October 2014 | 11:24 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 victims to lose shelter because of Pope’s Philippines’ visit – Ecumenical News


Ecumenical News

Typhoon victims to lose shelter because of Pope's Philippines' visit
Ecumenical News
Typhoon survivors living in temporary shelters are seen near ships that ran aground, nearly 100 days after super Typhoon Haiyan devastated Tacloban city in central Philippines February 14, 2014. Typhoon Haiyan killed more than 6,200 people and left
4 ways TV Whitespace can help in disaster recovery: Lessons from Typhoon FutureGov Magazine
Philippine typhoon victims to be displaced for pope's visitucanews
Philippine envoy leads 40-day climate change marchThe New Age Online

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Posted on 24 September 2014 | 8:44 pm

Hawaii Rotary clubs gather thousands of books to help restock schools affected … – KHON2


Hawaii Rotary clubs gather thousands of books to help restock schools affected
KHON2
Ever since Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the Philippines last year the country has been trying to recover ever since, and they have been getting help from Hawaii. One form of that help comes from Rotary clubs here. They have been gathering thousands of books …

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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 5:00 am

Aquino thanks the European Union for assistance after ‘Typhoon Haiyan’ – Philippine Information Agency


Philippine Information Agency

Aquino thanks the European Union for assistance after 'Typhoon Haiyan'
Philippine Information Agency
Aquino thanks the European Union for assistance after 'Typhoon Haiyan'. Wednesday 17th of September 2014. BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sep 17 — President Benigno S. Aquino III conveyed his appreciation to the European Union for its assistance in the …

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Posted on 16 September 2014 | 4:02 pm

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

Aquino unhappy with delays in rehabilitation of ‘Yolanda’-hit areas

MANILA, Philippines–President Benigno Aquino III said Wednesday he was unhappy with the pace of rebuilding efforts in areas hit by Super Typhoon "Yolanda" (international name Haiyan) last year, labeling some delays "absurd."   Aquino said he was pushing state agencies to finalize a P160-billion plan to build new homes for tens of thousands of typhoon survivors and restore vital infrastructure …

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:57 pm

Projects started even if Aquino has yet to OK Yolanda rehab master

Malacañang last Tuesday said some projects are already being implemented even before the master plan for the rehabilitation of areas affected by super-typhoon Yolanda is approved by President Aquino. Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said significant projects have already begun even as the President has yet to approve the master plan. …

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 5:27 pm

European Union, FAO continue rehab efforts to Yolanda victims

The European Union and the Food and Agriculture Organization continue with their rehabilitation efforts to victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in Leyte after it struck last year.

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:25 pm

DOJ opinion on titled lots ‘unchanged’

ALMOST a year after typhoon Yolanda hit the Visayas, the National Government has yet to decide what to do with proposed resettlement sites that are not covered by titles. Secretary Panfilo Lacson, head of the Office of Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery (OPARR), said his office asked other government agencies to consider areas that are covered only by tax declarations as …

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:19 pm

Pope to have lunch with Yolanda, quake survivors

MANILA – Pope Francis is set to join survivors of super typhoon Yolanda and magnitude 7.2 Bohol quake for a lunch during his visit in the Philippines in January 2015, a Radyo Veritas report said.

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:33 am

USAid-PBSP sets up P176-M credit facility for Yolanda victims

Palo, Leyte – United States Ambassador to the Philippines, Philip Goldberg led Monday inauguration of projects supporting rehabilitation efforts in areas here devastated by super-typhoon Yolanda. He also announced the establishment of a P176 million ($4 million) Micro Enterprise Disaster Assistance Fund for Resiliency (MIDAS Fund) which Goldberg said will be implemented by the United States …

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 10:00 pm

Only 86 classrooms up since ‘Yolanda’ hit

MANILA, Philippines–Nearly a year after Super Typhoon "Yolanda" (international name: Haiyan) ravaged Eastern Visayas, the government has built only 86 of an initial 729 new classrooms planned to replace the over 4,000 rooms damaged or destroyed by the Nov. 8 storm, according to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) head in Region VIII.   Public Works Director Rolando Asis, however …

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 9:27 pm

Palace: Yolanda rehab undertaken prior to master plan’s approval

The government started rebuilding areas affected by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) even prior to President Benigno Aquino III's approval of the rehabilitation master plan, Malacañang clarified Tuesday.

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 9:15 am

PNoy: Yolanda rehab taking time due to procedures

The rehabilitation of areas affected by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) is taking time to complete because the government wants to do it right, President Benigno Aquino III said Monday. Aquino said his administration is cautious about following post-disaster procedures prescribed by the law, particularly regarding housing.

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 5:02 am

PNoy: Yolanda rehab taking time because of procedures

The rehabilitation of areas affected by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) is taking time to complete because the government wants to do it right, President Benigno Aquino III said Monday. Aquino said his administration is cautious about following post-disaster procedures prescribed by the law, particularly regarding housing.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:30 pm