disaster aid - updates

Rappler's latest stories on disaster aid


Sara Duterte hands P1M to flood-hit Quezon City, Pampanga

Aug 13, 2018 - 2:55 PM

Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista and Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte as well as Pampanga Governor Lilia Pineda attend Hugpong ng Pagbabago's event amid heavy rain and flooding in their areas

Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

The day the earth shook in Nepal

May 04, 2015 - 11:50 AM

I alternated between praying and screaming for my mom while holding my son tight My husband was hugging both of us The house continued to sway violently It felt like an eternity

RUINS. A view of damaged building a day after a massive earthquake, in Kathmandu, Nepal, 26 April 2015. Narendra Shrestha/EPA

Catholic Church in Manila seeks donations for Nepal

May 01, 2015 - 3:06 PM

The Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs however has not publicly pledged any specific amount to help Nepal after an earthquake that killed more than 6 000

TRYING TO REBUILD. A Hindu man stokes fire on April 30, 2015, for the cremation of earthquake victims in the aftermath of the earthquake that struck Nepal. Photo by Abir Abdullah/EPA

#ReliefPH for #RubyPH: Filipinos helping Filipinos

Dec 08, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Do your part to help those affected by Typhoon Ruby Hagupit get back on their feet as quickly as possible

World Vision begins relief operation amid typhoon Henry

Jul 22, 2014 - 6:11 PM

World Vision launches its relief response targeting children and families impacted by typhoon Glenda Rammasun

Obama OKs tax-deductible Haiyan aid

Mar 26, 2014 - 11:20 PM

US President Barack Obama signs a new law that allows tax deductible donations for Haiyan survivors

DIPLOMACY. President Barack Obama opens a six-day trip to Europe and Saudi Arabia on Monday, March 24. Photo by AFP

Kin of Haiyan casualties push for faster aid

Mar 19, 2014 - 5:03 PM

The Philippine government vows to speed up the processing of death claims

DECAYING CORPSES. Dead bodies lined the streets of affected areas for over a week since the typhoon. Photo by EPA/Francis Malasig

#PugadBaboy: Disaster Aid Protocol

Dec 17, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Where to channel aid

#PugadBaboy: Disaster Aid Protocol punchline 3

Dec 17, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Where to channel aid

#PugadBaboy: Disaster Aid Protocol punchline 2

Dec 17, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Where to channel aid

Disaster aid and citizen participatory audit

Dec 14, 2013 - 2:28 PM

The Citizen Participatory Audit experience is a good case study on constructive engagement with government