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Month: December 2013

Surviving Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan)

11:00am – 3:00pm November 8th, 2013 This is the life-changing story of one group of fishermen and their families. After having made landfall for the fifth time weakened Typhoon Yolanda sweeps across the northern part of Panay Island at low tide. Most of the fishermen and their families living on the many small intertidal islands north of Roxas City that barely reach out of the sea at high tide d...
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Women Empowerment

0700 Saturday, December 14th, 2013 Six tough women pose proudly for a photo with work clothes supplied by UNDP (United Nations Development Program) before going to work cleaning up their typhoon-ravaged small islands located a few feet above sea level in the intertidal zones just north of Roxas City. Most of these women delivered their babies on their own even without the help of a midwife. &nbs...
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