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Children bear the brunt of the impact in Jakarta floods

Children bear the brunt of the impact in Jakarta floods

Jan 22, 2013 10:41 SGT

As of tonight, thousands of children in Jakarta will not be sleeping in their beds at h...

It's all about nails

It's all about nails

Jan 04, 2013 15:29 SGT

It’s three weeks since typhoon Bopha, locally known as Pablo, made landfall on the east...

Disaster responders work through the holidays to help children and families

Disaster responders work through the holidays to help children and families

Dec 24, 2012 09:32 SGT

When you’re a disaster responder you get hardened to the numbers. The millions affected...

Typhoon Bopha leaves a trail of destruction

Typhoon Bopha leaves a trail of destruction

Dec 24, 2012 08:42 SGT

On the night when the Typhoon hit, my house was crushed by a tree. Now I live in my fat...

Typhoon Bopha: They were unprepared for storms like this

Typhoon Bopha: They were unprepared for storms like this

Dec 13, 2012 13:52 SGT

Two years ago, no one would have expected a situation like this. Families here are not ...

Thousands of children caught up and cut off from help in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha

Thousands of children caught up and cut off from help in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha

Dec 06, 2012 11:22 SGT

It must have been terrifying for the children who experienced Typhoon Bopha on Tuesday ...

“I’m happy that my parents brought my siblings and me here before the storm."

“I’m happy that my parents brought my siblings and me here before the storm."

Dec 05, 2012 13:39 SGT

While the residents of Mindanao were still fast asleep this morning, Typhoon Bopha appr...

Philippines Floods: What do you want to be when you grow up?

Philippines Floods: What do you want to be when you grow up?

Sep 14, 2012 16:11 SGT

During my field visit in Laguna province, the first kid I got a chance to talk to was a...

Why are we responding and others are not?

Why are we responding and others are not?

Aug 31, 2012 10:05 SGT

Reflections from the frontline by Edwin Philip Horca, Senior Manager of Luzon Visayas P...

We don't know when the next typhoon will come

We don't know when the next typhoon will come

Aug 24, 2012 22:17 SGT

Water has receded in areas and some people are starting to clear the mud but communitie...