By Shiena M. Barrameda
Slowly and meticulously, nurse Shiela Flores removed the tourniquet from one of the young patients in an evacuation center in Guinobatan town, Albay province, late Monday afternoon. She stared at the rashes of the child, probably her 50th time to do it that day.
By Julie Alipala
A 3-year-old boy became the latest casualty of malnutrition and illnesses that have been stalking evacuation centers here since the massive displacement of residents during a terror attack by followers of Moro leader Nur Misuari in September last year.
By Mar S. Arguelles
Impressed with how Albay province built its evacuation centers as part of its disaster risk reduction mitigating measures, the Department of Public Works and Highways.
One might think a visit to a typhoon Yolanda evacuation center would be a bleak experience.
By Carmel Loise Matus
Christine Joy Sarsosa will turn 14 on Christmas Day.