Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan Situation Report No. 7 (as of 13 November 2013)

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 13 Nov 2013

Highlights

  • An estimated 11.5 million people are affected by Typhoon Haiyan; 544,600 people remain displaced.

  • Trucks and fuel are urgently needed to deliver aid. Debris and logistics continue to severely constrain the delivery of humanitarian assistance.

  • The Emergency Relief Coordinator visited the most affected areas of Tacloban City to take stock of the humanitarian situation.

  • Transporting and distributing food, emergency shelter material, hygiene kits, body bags and establishing a family tracing service are urgently needed in Tacloban for the next days.

  • The Haiyan Action Plan, launched on 12 November, is 13 per cent funded ($38 million).

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