Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan Situation Report No. 34 (as of 28 January 2014)

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 28 Jan 2014

Highlights

· About 1,400 tents (20 per cent of the total) had to be repaired or replaced in Guiuan following the passing of Tropical Depression Agaton (Lingling) last week.

· A 4.8-magnitude earthquake struck Leyte (Region VIII). There are no reports of damage or casualties.

· IDPs in Tacloban City will move from evacuation centres to bunkhouses by the end of this week. However, more work is required to prepare the sites.

· An assessment mission in Bantayan Island (Region VII) showed that there are still immediate shelter requirements and a need for better early recovery coordination.

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