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.
REPORTERS can only interview evacuees upon their arrival in Cebu and are not allowed to talk to them in evacuation centers, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said yesterday. “We were lambasted by the media and we apologize for the misunderstanding. Please give us enough time to complete their documentation and processing,” said [...]