Thanks to a huge outpouring of generous support, Oxfam has been able reach more than 547,000 people with emergency relief since Typhoon Haiyan devastated large areas of the Philippines on 8 November 2013. Three months after Typhoon Haiyan hit, this video gives a snapshot of our humanitarian response. Read more: http://www.oxfam.org/haiyan
Philippines rep's tearful testimony makes compelling case for climate action. At the opening of the UN climate talks #COP19, the lead climate negotiator for the Philippines, Yeb Sano, describe the ‘unthinkable, horrific and unprecedented devastation left in the wake of Typoon Haiyan. In an emotional appeal Yeb told of his agonizing wait for word from his relatives, his relief that his brother has survived the onslaught and the traumatic experiences his brother had lived through…
Water treatment gear departs from Manila (Oxfam in the Phiippines) for Tacloban, part of our #TyphoonHaiyan aid response. #Haiyan #YolandaPH Please support our relief efforts: http://www.oxfam.org/haiyan-response
One of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded slammed into the Philippines Friday, cutting communications and blocking roads in the center of the country amid worries of serious damage and casualties. Oxfam is sending assessment teams and is ready to respond.
Oxfam has launched a $16 million appeal to support our humanitarian response to the Philippines Typhoon Haiyan. We aim to reach 500,000 people with clean water and sanitation facilities, and more. Please donate to help: http://www.oxfam.org/haiyan-response