Urbanization, climate change, and conflict continue to strain the global humanitarian system. In 2016, the United Nations estimated that there …
Philippines
In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) in 2013, ADB provided …
Asian Development Bank
Low-lying nations are especially vulnerable. As examples, it had pointed …
Carbon
However, less than one year after Super Typhoon Bopha hit, Typhoon Haiyan devastated the island of Kayangel in Palau's north. "Normally we only have a typhoon, on average, every 20 years," Jeffrey Nestor, a local boat …
Extreme Climate Denial
Wash Post features theologian Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite urging us to …
Barack Obama
A daughter comes home Identified as the deadliest storm on record to ever make landfall anywhere, Typhoon Haiyan (locally, “Yolanda”) left a trail …
Greenpeace
Of particular relevance was the discussion of the role of mangrove forests as bio-shields from wave action and storm surges a fact attested to by the …
Leadership
A mother and her two children pass a ship that washed ashore during …
University of Southern California
Typhoon Haiyan, the most devastating storm ever to make landfall in all of history, left buildings, homes, and businesses in Tacloban City, Leyte, …
Asia-Pacific
Super Typhoon Haiyan — which is one of the strongest storms in world history based on maximum windspeed — is about to plow through the Central Philippines, producing a potentially deadly storm surge and …
Typhoon Haiyan