haiyan relief efforts - updates

Rappler's latest stories on haiyan relief efforts


My Culasi experience after Yolanda

Apr 16, 2015 - 3:49 PM

A young writer shares his experiences during a Yolanda relief operation

Roxas hits Romualdez for 'malicious' video

Dec 11, 2013 - 5:56 PM

Ang layunin ng malisyosong video na ito ay pagtakpan ang sariling kapabayaan ni Mayor Romualdez says Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas

'MALICIOUS.' Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas says the "edited" video was released by Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez' camp to cover up the LGU's shortcomings. Screengrab from a Youtube video upload by Josemari Gonzalez

Save the Children eyes aiding half a million survivors of Haiyan

Nov 28, 2013 - 12:09 AM

What the Philippines is facing is really one of the worst humanitarian crises that I have experienced The scale is really staggering says Ned Olney of Save the Children

VULNERABLE. Child survivors, who escaped after their village was attacked by allegedly armed men, wait for help in typhoon-devastated Tacloban City, Leyte, 13 November 2013. Photo by Dennis M. Sabangan/EPA

Informal supply chains help feed Yolanda survivors

Nov 23, 2013 - 11:34 AM

Informal–sometimes underground–supply chains are helping Yolanda victims get by

INFORMAL SUPPLY. Some typhoon victims continue to live on goods from ransacked grocery stores. Photo by EPA/Francis Malasig

Eastern Visayas to get last IRA for 2013 a week early

Nov 22, 2013 - 7:38 PM

LGUs in the region hardest hit by Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan will get their December IRA of P1 57 billion a week ahead of schedule to help in relief efforts

Aquino confident of Tacloban ‘composite team’

Nov 20, 2013 - 6:28 PM

Malacañang says President Aquino left Tacloban because he is confident of the composite team led by Roxas and Soliman

Forgotten Panagatan islets badly in need of aid

Nov 15, 2013 - 6:47 PM

One week after Yolanda the islets have received only one kilogram of rice 2 noodle packs and one canned good

FAR FROM HELP? The Panagatan islets in Caluya, Antique are badly in need of fresh water

Mar Roxas to CNN: No response fast enough

Nov 14, 2013 - 2:08 PM

Roxas seeks to address criticism that the government response was ineffective and inefficient