relief aid - updates

Rappler's latest stories on relief aid


DSWD plans for immediate recovery in case of Mayon eruption

Jan 21, 2018 - 9:43 AM

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

Groups provide relief aid to Urduja-hit Biliran

Dec 20, 2017 - 1:27 PM

The Philippine Red Cross and Caritas Philippines respond to the needs of those affected by Urduja in Biliran

Caritas PH brings P10-M aid to home-based Marawi evacuees

Jul 19, 2017 - 3:29 PM

An estimated number of 97 788 families from Marawi or 438 701 evacuees are staying with their relatives or friends in surrounding regions

EVACUEES. NASSA/Caritas Philippines during its rapid needs assessment in one of the evacuation areas in Iligan City. Photo courtesy of NASSA/Caritas Philippines

Isolated Peñablanca town needs housing, relief goods

Oct 22, 2016 - 1:08 PM

Because there is still no power the vice mayor says solar lamps like the ones distributed after Super Typhoon Yolanda will be of big help

DESTROYED. Typhoon Lawin leaves a trail of destruction in Peñablanca, Cagayan. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Help identify needs of #LandoPH communities

Oct 20, 2015 - 11:57 PM

Help us crowdsource information on what s needed in typhoon Lando affected communities

WHERE TO GO? Evacuees stay at the Barangay health Center turned evacuation site at Mabasa, Dupax del Norte, Nueva Viscaya, on October 18, 2015. Photo by AFP

At least 16 dead in massive flooding in Bosnia, Serbia

May 18, 2014 - 12:04 AM

Some 95 000 homes in Serbia and 60 000 in Bosnia have no power at all authorities say

Serbia flooding

Rappler Newscast Special Edition | November 16, 2013

Nov 16, 2013 - 8:01 PM

The death toll from Haiyan rises to 3 633 Delays hamper delivery to remote areas Nearly 3 000 refugees arrive in Manila

Neglected Balangiga cries for help after Haiyan

Nov 16, 2013 - 6:46 PM

The mayor of Balangiga appeals for aid and support At least 3 630 affected families await relief

IN RUINS. The remains of Balangiga Central Elementary School. Photo courtesy of Balangiga Mayor Viscuso de Lira

PNoy to volunteers: Country needs you

Nov 15, 2013 - 1:09 AM

The President visits relief operation hubs thanks volunteers and urges them to devote more time and convince their friends to help their countrymen

Pacquiao vows help for Yolanda victims

Nov 13, 2013 - 6:21 PM

Deep in training for his upcoming fight against Brandon Rios the former world boxing champion is unable to visit Super Typhoon Yolanda victims

Canada donates P2.1M to flood victims

Aug 13, 2012 - 11:52 AM

Canada will donate P2 1M for the victims of the floods that have killed 92 and affected almost 3 5M in Metro Manila and other provinces

Relief operation in Quezon City. Photo by Maurits van Linder