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Impact of Typoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan: Philippines 11500000 people affected Lost in the statistics, each one of these people has a unique survival story. 8884 barangays (villages) affected Source: Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD); Report 31; 521 municipalities, 53 cities, 43 provinces in 9 regions People are suffering over a broad area, not just in the few places where media reports are concentrated! bg In the camps, on the streets and in cut-off areas, their struggle is extra hard, but is anyone considering their special needs? 830000 persons with disabilities in affected areas Source: Philippines National Statistics Office: 2010 Census of Population and Housing houses 187190 LO damaged Those who can, have begun recovery on day one; already patching together their homes with whatever they can find. Source: Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD); Report 31; 2500000 families livelihood lost Enabling families to get back to work is a key step to recovering. Source: Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD); Report 31; schools in affected areas What will the vast class cancellations mean, academically and psychologically, for close to half of the Philippines school students? Source: Department of Education; SAFER WORLD communications 27640

Impact of Typoon Haiyan

shared by Meghnac on Nov 15
The devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines is immense. What does this mean for the ensuing massive aid effort? Our view - Think long-term and act local! The Saferworld Viewpoint at ht...


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