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Typhoon Haiyan: No More Taking Turns to Sleep
Myla Diaz, 41, has always known the value of persistence. She unfailingly persuaded her husband every day for two months to start building a new house for their family. Her husband Lino, 40, Read More
Interview With CARE Staff Rona Casil of Tacloban
From being a Haiyan survivor to CARE Philippines humanitarian worker, Rona Casil of Read More
Typhoon Haiyan: A Labor of Love
You may not understand the language, but you can guess from the sound of the conversation they are husband and wife.
Think of your own parents working together on a Read More
Typhoon Haiyan: Overwhelming the Senses
Anita Mariano, 70, lost her eyesight eight years back. She had a bad headache, decided to sleep it off, and when she awoke, she could no longer see.
Although safely Read More
Inspired to Sing in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan
We would like to introduce you to Eleuteria Mariano, a 78-year-old widow from the village of Amar, Antique Province on the island of Panay, Philippines.
Before he died Read More
Typhoon Haiyan: Empowering Communities to Rebuild
“Sir, why are you here?”
Such a simple question posed to me out of curiosity, not accusatory or menace.
I was chatting with a group of women in the village of Read More
Typhoon Haiyan: Building Safer Shelter From the Storm
There’s a loud crackling sound to rain when it hits a tarp, especially during a heavy tropical storm. You look up and wonder if the downpour is going to break through and unleash a torrent. You Read More
Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Food as a starting point to recovery
By Darcy Knoll, Emergency Communications Coordinator for CARE International in the Philippines
It’s around nine o’clock in the morning at the centre of the village of Sulod, Read More
Typhoon Haiyan Relief by the Numbers
Just over a month ago, one of the worst storms on record swept through the Philippines, leaving death and destruction in its wake.
It's the worst times that can really bring out the best Read More
Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: "Bangon, Philippines!"
Blog by Barbara Jackson, humanitarian director CARE International:
Traveling through the northern part of Panay, one is stuck by the lushness of the countryside juxtaposed with Read More