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PHILIPPINES: Typhoon-hit schools to reopen

PHILIPPINES: Typhoon-hit schools to reopen

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 11, 2013 0

MANILA 11 January 2013 (IRIN) - Thousands of children across typhoon-hit Mindanao island in the southern Philippines will return to school on 14 January, more than a week later than schools elsewhere in

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Typhoon-hit Filipino schools to reopen

Typhoon-hit Filipino schools to reopen

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 11, 2013 0

MANILA 11 January 2013 (IRIN) - Thousands of children across typhoon-hit Mindanao island in the southern Philippines will return to school on 14 January, more than a week later than schools elsewhere in

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PHILIPPINES: Still struggling to reach Typhoon Bopha survivors

PHILIPPINES: Still struggling to reach Typhoon Bopha survivors

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 10, 2012 0

NEW BATAAN 10 December 2012 (IRIN) - Search teams in the southern Philippines continue to retrieve decaying bodies days after Typhoon Bopha tore through Mindanao's agricultural areas. Hundreds of thousands “desperately” need aid

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PHILIPPINES: Teaching disaster preparedness in schools

PHILIPPINES: Teaching disaster preparedness in schools

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 28, 2012 0

MANILA 28 November 2012 (IRIN) - The Philippines is making headway in integrating disaster preparedness into primary and high school curricula, say officials.

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PHILIPPINES: Anti-flood measures announced for Manila

PHILIPPINES: Anti-flood measures announced for Manila

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 14, 2012 0

MANILA 14 September 2012 (IRIN) - The Philippines government is investing hundreds of millions of dollars in anti-flood infrastructure in the Manila area in a bid to protect against the storms, typhoons and

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