Typhoon Odette (Rai): Darker days ahead for 3.8M people living below poverty line

MANILA, Philippines—Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai) pummeled parts of Mindanao and the Visayas on Thursday (Dec. 16) with its path cutting across six regions where at least 3.8 million people, based on estimates made by a United Nations agency, live below the poverty line. The number of people below the poverty line and whose lives … Continue reading Typhoon Odette (Rai): Darker days ahead for 3.8M people living below poverty line