Philippines: Typhoon Bopha Situation Report No. 11 (as of 27 December 2012)

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 27 Dec 2012

Highlights

  • The Government and humanitarian partners are responding to assessed needs as they undertake further assessments to inform a revision of the current plan for humanitarian response to Typhoon Bopha.

  • Shelter remains the top priority humanitarian need, with 89% of damaged houses being in Davao and Caraga regions.

  • Tropical Depression Wukong (referred to locally as Quinta) passed to the north across the Visayas instead of the typhoon-affected regions in eastern Mindanao.

  • The Emergency Relief Coordinator has approved US$10 million support from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF).

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