Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan - Humanitarian Snapshot (as of 04 February 2014)

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 04 Feb 2014 View Original

Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) devastated areas in nine regions of the Philippines and affected over 14 million people, including some 5 million children.
While many affected people have begun returning home and are either rebuilding their houses or setting up temporary makeshift shelters, over 4 million people remain displaced. In addition to food, water and emergency shelter, the highest priority needs include tools and materials to rebuild housing, and livelihoods support.

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