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What slows Haiyan recovery – politics or practicality?

What slows Haiyan recovery – politics or practicality?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 7, 2014 0

TACLOBAN 07 November 2014 (IRIN) - A year after one of the world’s most devastating typhoons swept through the Philippines, thousands are unable to resume their lives, with rehabilitation efforts bogged down by

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Philippines Zamboanga siege survivors feel forgotten

Philippines Zamboanga siege survivors feel forgotten

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 9, 2014 0

ZAMBOANGA 09 September 2014 (IRIN) - One year after a violent siege terrified the southern Philippines city of Zamboanga, tens of thousands of displaced survivors feel they have been forgotten. >

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“No-build zones” confusion delays resettlement of Haiyan survivors

“No-build zones” confusion delays resettlement of Haiyan survivors

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 18, 2014 0

MANILA 18 July 2014 (IRIN) - Mixed messages related to “No-Build Zones” in coastal areas of the Philippines, including those devastated by Typhoon Haiyan in November 2014 can create a false sense of

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Business boost needed to sustain Philippines post-Haiyan recovery

Business boost needed to sustain Philippines post-Haiyan recovery

dan.rafter@hrc.org July 8, 2014 0

MANILA 08 July 2014 (IRIN) - Progress made during recovery stages after the November 2013 Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines could be undermined without job creation strategies to secure stability beyond short-term livelihood

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Alarm over post-Haiyan evacuation centre shortage

Alarm over post-Haiyan evacuation centre shortage

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 23, 2014 0

MANILA 23 June 2014 (IRIN) - A shortage of viable evacuation centres in areas hit by Typhoon Haiyan (locally named Yolanda) has humanitarians and officials in the Philippines concerned that survivors will not

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Philippines government ‘must do better’ to rebuild education

Philippines government ‘must do better’ to rebuild education

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 6, 2014 0

MANILA 06 June 2014 (IRIN) - As some students in areas hit by the Philippines’s devastating Typhoon Haiyan troop back to school this month, the government’s efforts in rebuilding the education service has

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Philippines still rebuilding six months after typhoon’s visit

Philippines still rebuilding six months after typhoon’s visit

May 29, 2014 0

MANILA 29 May 2014 (IRIN) - More than six months after Typhoon Haiyan devastated large parts of the central Philippines, progress is being made in rebuilding livelihoods. However, huge challenges remain in making

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Six months on, Philippines typhoon survivors lack adequate shelter

Six months on, Philippines typhoon survivors lack adequate shelter

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 8, 2014 0

TACLOBAN 08 May 2014 (IRIN) - As the Philippines braces for a new season of cyclones, many in the centre of the country are still feeling the effects of Typhoon Haiyan, which devastated

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New displacements as Philippines nears final peace deal

New displacements as Philippines nears final peace deal

January 30, 2014 0

MANILA 30 January 2014 (IRIN) - More than 10,000 people fled their homes this week in Mindanao, southern Philippines, as government forces launched a major offensive against Muslim splinter groups opposed to a

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Ferdinand Quieta, “We did not know water could kill”

Ferdinand Quieta, “We did not know water could kill”

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 8, 2014 0

MOHOL 08 January 2014 (IRIN) - Two months ago, when it was nearly 7a.m., 21 members of a family were gathered in the home of the 84-year-old family matriarch on Leyte island in

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