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Finally, Aquino approves Yolanda rehabilitation plan

Oct 30, 2014 - 6:45 AM

UPDATED The go signal comes nearly a year after Yolanda and almost 3 months after Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson submitted the plan to the President

WAITING FOR HELP. Children play along the shore in Tacloban, which was devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) nearly a year ago, on October 17, 2014. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

130k Yolanda survivors still live in tents

Apr 04, 2014 - 6:32 PM

The government hopes to finish various forms of transitional shelters by June

HOMELESS SURVIVORS. Up to 130,000 Yolanda survivors still live in tents as of April 2014, the government says. File photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler