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AN URGENT APPEAL: Extend Ceasefire, Declare Humanitarian Peace Zones

We, the Conveners of the Mindanao PeaceWeavers (MPW), in collaboration with other peace and humanitarian groups in the Philippines, are urgently appealing to both the Philippine Government and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) to declare a 60-­‐day extended ceasefire in the Yolanda-­‐affected areas in central Philippines. We were in high spirits when both […]

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Key Facts on Super Typhoon Yolanda from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

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Bohol Earthquake Action Plan as of October 2013

This document, issued by the Philippine Humanitarian Country Team in collaboration with partners, outlines the humanitarian community’s response to the Bohol earthquake as of 23 October 2013. Highlights A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Bohol province in central Philippines on 15 October 2013. Over 344,300 people are displaced with 80 per cent living in makeshift shelters […]

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Sign the petition for ceasation of hostilities in Leyte and Samar

Higala (Friend), Help is already in the midst of the battered villages in Leyte and Samar. Aside from providing relief to the survivors of Typhoon Yolanda, the humanitarian stakeholders (local and international) are still finding ways to make the environment safer for the civilian evacuees. But we all know that security issues abound since there […]

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