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The confidential report by the ethics department of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency describes 'credible and corroborated' allegations of serious ethical abuses, including involving UNRWA's top official
People affected by the recent Batanes earthquakes need your support. This page shows how you can help.
'The fact that UNRWA still exists today is an illustration of the failure of the parties and the international community to resolve the issue politically – and one cannot deflect the attention onto a humanitarian organization'
People affected by Tropical Depression Usman need your help and support. This page shows how you can help.
President Rodrigo Duterte tells national government officials to give relief goods directly to Filipinos because local officials will only politicize the process if they are in charge
Save the Children Philippines calls on candidates in the local elections next year to support the implementation of the Children's Emergency Relief and Protection Act of 2016
As appeals for help increase after the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut), stories of 'bayanihan' in the affected communities surface
People affected by Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) need your help and support. This page shows how you can help.
'The regrettable decision of the US to no longer be part of this international and multilateral effort leaves a substantial gap,' says the European Union
(3rd UPDATE) The United States will no longer fund the 'irredeemable flawed' UN Relief and Works Agency, which supports millions of Palestinian refugees and provides education for children
Evacuees receive assistance in the form of family food packs, sleeping mats, and medicines
People affected by floods from the southwest monsoon need your support. This page shows how you can help.
The new Speaker of the House distributes relief goods to residents affected by heavy flooding in Sasmuan and Dinalupihan towns in Central Luzon
The Department of Social Welfare and Development says the contamination happened during the handling and hauling of relief goods, adding that it 'must not happen again'
Domeng continues to have maximum winds of 45 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 60 km/h
Razan al-Najjar's death brings the toll of Gazans killed by Israeli fire since the end of March to 123
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Since the awarding of contracts, however, Tacurong Fitmart, Ororama Supercenter, and Ace Centerpoint have yet to complete the delivery of relief goods, according to a PCIJ report
Should there be shortage of National Food Authority stocks, the DSWD says it will consider purchasing commercial rice, subject to regular procurement rules
Each Metro Manila local government unit will contribute at least P500,000 to a common fund for the evacuees. Emergency response personnel are also set for deployment.
(UPDATED) 'The Supreme Court has no original jurisdiction over Declaratory Relief actions,' says the en banc
Families staying in the 76 evacuation centers in Albay will also get temporary employment
(UPDATED) People affected by Mayon Volcano threats need your help and support. This page shows how you can help.
There are now at least 6,459 families or 24,381 persons in 29 evacuation centers in Camalig, Guinobatan, Daraga, Ligao, Malilipot, Sto Domingo, and Tabaco
According to DSWD, at least 10,405 families or 40,565 individuals in 39 barangays and 7 municipalities in Albay are affected by Mayon's impending eruption
MovePH, Rappler’s civic engagement arm, hopes that the social impact of these efforts it initiated or supported in 2017 will fuel sustained action that will transform courage into action in 2018
More volunteers are needed. 'Your time is the most precious gift you have given those in need this holiday season', says DSWD OIC Emmanuel Leyco.
'This EU contribution underlines our commitment to the people of the Philippines, many of whom have suffered great losses as a result of Tropical Storm Vinta and are in dire need of immediate assistance,' said EU's Christos Stylianides.
DSWD distributes cash aid to affected areas in the municipalities of Bacolod Kalawi, Madalum, Wato Balindong, and Tugaya in Lanao del Sur
China joins Japan in committing to aid Davao City after two tragedies affected its residents just before Christmas
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte says they plan to distribute a second batch of food packs on December 30 to 31 in anticipation of New Year's Eve
Read this to know how you can help victims of Severe Tropical Storm Vinta through the Philippine Red Cross
The City Information Office urges donors to either drop their donations at the City Hall or directly give them to victims in coordination with evacuation center managers to ensure orderly distribution of relief goods
(UPDATED) People affected by Tropical Storm Vinta need your help and support. This page shows how you can help.
Caritas Palo, the humanitarian arm of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Palo, distributes relief goods in remote Biliran towns
The Philippine Red Cross and Caritas Philippines respond to the needs of those affected by Urduja in Biliran
(UPDATED) DSWD says it, together with local government units, has provided P718,995 worth of assistance to those affected by the typhoon
Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter appear together, praising Americans for their willingness to help fellow citizens and urging them to do more
At least 3,666 families with 18,330 dependents in 17 coastal barangays are displaced due to the massive floods and storm surge in Zamboanga City
The welfare department says at least 221 families or 924 persons were affected by the heavy downpour and flooding caused by Maring which hit Luzon as a tropical depression
Over 27 companies and 1 000 employee volunteers will be participating in the 2017 Servathon organized by Hands on Manila Foundation
Miley Cyrus bursts into tears for the victims in an appearance on Ellen DeGeneres show
Sandra Bullock Jennifer Lopez Klhoe Kardashian and Dwayne The Rock Johnson donate to the victims of the hurricane in Houston
A Maranao asks government to send more doctors medicines and drinking water for her fellow evacuees whose number has already reached about 360 000 MovePH s Voltaire Tupaz reports from Marawi City
Seven tons of relief goods as well as additional military vehicles from the Philippine Marines are delivered
The Catholic Church through Caritas Manila is planning to provide livelihood programs to help Marawi victims get back on track
Kaiser Family Foundation says the cut in the HIV AIDS funding could lead to 200 000 new infections
An estimated number of 97 788 families from Marawi or 438 701 evacuees are staying with their relatives or friends in surrounding regions
MovePH s Voltaire Tupaz talks to Ormoc Mayor Richard Gomez on Rappler Talk on Monday 6pm July 10 Bookmark this page to watch the conversation
A total of 1 837 families or 9 185 persons living in Leyte are displaced by the earthquake