But "building back better" has become a mantra for international aid workers in the wake of natural disasters that have taught them lessons they can use here. Here, however, Oxfam is planning to hold workshops and educational sessions to explain the benefits of proper sanitation, and then to give people money to pay masons and carpenters – if they want to – to build them a latrine. More here: Typhoon Haiyan: Can Philippines build back better?
Sunday, February 9, 2014
The Philippines said "Thank you" on billboards around the world on Saturday in gratitude for the massive outpouring of international help The post Philippines thanks the world for Typhoon Yolanda appeared first on Good News Pilipinas . Related posts: Bieber brings cheer to Yolanda survivors in Tacloban American 6th graders raise funds for Typhoon Yolanda victims Typhoon ‘Yolanda’ photo in TIME’s ... More here: Philippines thanks the world for Typhoon Yolanda