tacloban rehabilitation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on tacloban rehabilitation


SONA 2015: Aquino admits need to do more after Yolanda

Jul 27, 2015 - 9:27 PM

In his last State of the Nation Address President Aquino makes true and false claims about the way government responded to major disasters

YOLANDA REHAB. Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson submits the final Yolanda rehabilitation plan to President Benigno Aquino III in August 2014 at the Manila Memorial Park, where they heard Mass for the 5th death anniversary of the President's mother, Corazon Aquino. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

Romualdez lied, performed 'below par' – Lacson

Nov 10, 2014 - 2:45 PM

Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson blasts Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez for being difficult and siding with anti government protesters

SET ASIDE POLITICS. Rehabiliation czar Panfilo Lacson urges local government officials to set aside politics for the sake of efficient Yolanda rehabilitation. Photo by Josh Albelda

PLDT completes ‘Yolanda Project’

Nov 03, 2014 - 11:25 AM

The company says it already finished the P400 million worth of underground fiber optic cables in the areas hit by supertyphoon Yolanda

After Yolanda: State of Barangay 88

Jul 29, 2014 - 10:21 PM

Some residents of a community in Tacloban feel abandoned despite the deluge of international assistance and funding

Before SONA, Aquino OKs Yolanda rehab plans for Tacloban, 5 others

Jul 28, 2014 - 12:58 PM

Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson says his office will submit to the President the P169 7 billion master rehabilitation plan by August 1

EVACUATING AGAIN. Hundreds of Yolanda (Haiyan) survivors, who still live in tents, return to the Tacloban Astrodome as Glenda (Rammasun) is set to affect Tacloban City. Photo by Roy Lagarde/Rappler

Haiyan: The problem of rehabilitation

May 12, 2014 - 4:54 PM

Rappler speaks to Tacloban Mayor Alfred Romualdez about the state of rehabilitation efforts in his city of 250 000 residents

PNP: Investigation 'deterred' Yolanda corruption

Mar 04, 2014 - 4:09 PM

Almost 3 months after Secretary Lacson first revealed alleged cases of corruption in Yolanda hit areas no charges have been filed against erring local officials

NO CHARGES YET. Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo 'Ping' Lacson says local officials are taking advantage of rehabilitation funds. Lacson and PNP, however, admit it's "hard to find concrete evidence." File photo by Odd Andersen/AFP