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UN extends call for help to ‘Ulysses’-hit areas in N. Luzon

UN extends call for help to ‘Ulysses’-hit areas in N. Luzon   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Three weeks after launching its response to help address the immediate and early recovery needs of communities worst hit by Super Typhoon Rolly, the United Nations and its humanitarian partners on Friday released a revised Humanitarian Needs and Priorities … Continue reading

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Navy relief ship now in Catanduanes

Navy relief ship now in Catanduanes By Priam Nepomuceno   (Philippine Navy photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The landing dock BRP Tarlac (LD-601), one of the two largest ships of the Philippine Navy (PN), has unloaded 240 tons of relief goods and construction materials in San Andres, Catanduanes starting Thursday morning. Naval Forces Southern Luzon spokesperson … Continue reading

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Marikina mayor appeals for materials to repair typhoon-damaged houses

Teodoro appeals for materials to repair typhoon-damaged houses By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan   RELIEF GOODS. Marikina City Mayor Marcy Teodoro (2nd from right) 2,000 receives relief packs from Filipino Chinese Business Club Inc. at the Marikina City Hall on Tuesday (Nov. 17, 2020). Metro Manila Development Authority chairman Danny Lim (right) also joined the turnover of … Continue reading

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Families affected by ‘Ulysses’ now 428K: NDRRMC

Families affected by ‘Ulysses’ now 428K: NDRRMC By Priam Nepomuceno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The number of families affected by Typhoon Ulysses has climbed to 428,657 or equivalent to 1,755,224 persons residing in 4,543 barangays in Ilocos, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Bicol, National Capital Region (NCR) and Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). The National … Continue reading