Philippines: Zamboanga and Basilan Emergency Situation Report No. 3 (as of 23 September 2013)

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 23 Sep 2013

Highlights

  • Situation in Zamboanga is now a ‘humanitarian crisis’ according to government official leading the relief operations.

  • Child protection and gender based violence cases reported in Zamboanga’s largest evacuation centre hosting over 70,000 people.

  • 3,419 structures destroyed by fire in three of the most affected villages based on UNITAR/UNOSAT analysis.

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