The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef), through the Department of Social Welfare and Development, will extend financial assistance to beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) in Eastern Samar who were worst affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan.
By Desiree Caluza
The United States government is helping restore and conserve two historical churches in the Visayas that were damaged by an earthquake and by Super Typhoon “Yolanda” last year.
A nonprofit based here announced that it will focus its long-term disaster recovery efforts following Typhoon Yolanda on the municipality of Guiuan, in Eastern Samar.
By Tarra Quismundo
It may be at odds with the Philippines in the West Philippine Sea, but China is keen to help in another front.
A US aircraft carrier sent mercy flights into typhoon-ravaged Eastern Visayas on Friday, transporting some 5,000 sailors as well as food and supplies desperately needed by survivors still begging for help one week after Supertyphoon “Yolanda” flattened entire towns and villages in central Philippines.