Philippines: Zamboanga and Basilan Emergency Situation Report No. 7 (as of 8 October 2013)



  • Torrential rains caused severe flooding in displacement sites across Zamboanga particularly in the largest evacuation centre hosting over 18,000 people.

  • Additional people displaced by floods further congested evacuation centres.

  • $3 million provided by the UN Central Emergency Response Fund to support immediate life-saving activities for conflict-affected communities in Zamboanga and Basilan.


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