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CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST AMONG FILM MAKERS (Deadline for proposals: October 2, 2014)

  Calling all film makers who would like to challenge their creativity in showcasing stories of persistence in advancing inclusive community-based disaster risk reduction (ICBDRR) and as a result, help save more lives and secure futures.

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Snapshot of Oxfam’s Typhoon Haiyan Response


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Oxfam sounds the alarm for safer evacuation centers as Glenda hits the country

Tacloban City, Leyte – Thousands of Yolanda survivors still living in tents in the coastal district of San Jose have already been evacuated to the city’s sports dome Tuesday morning. The night before, strong winds have toppled some of the

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Eastern Samar celebrates “World Water Day”

Mercedes, Eastern Samar (March 24, 2014)— “Water is life. Every life depends on water” writes Chris Anthony Gajelan, a 10-year old pupil from Mercedes. He believes that the problem on access to water is also a burden of the future.

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Storms wreak havoc in typhoon-hit Philippines

Disaster on top of catastrophic disaster for millions displaced by Typhoon Yolanda, Oxfam warns   Thousands of people have been evacuated from collapsed tents and fragile makeshift shelters or are living in flooded shelters in disaster hit areas of the

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We are recruiting team members for Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) Emergency Response

From saving lives and supporting poor people to be in charge of their lives and livelihoods, to campaigning for change that lasts. That’s Oxfam in action. If you share this vision and commitment, then you are exactly who we are

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Our team starts distributing 400 tons of rice seed to farmers in rural areas south of Tacloban

  We will start distributing 400 tons of rice seeds in six rural municipalities south of Tacloban today (Thursday 12 December) to help farmers win their ‘race against time’ to avoid missing the next growing season.

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Philippines typhoon response: a week of obstacles, a month of delivery, years of support

Eastern Samar RAT 13Nov 17-2

One month on the aid effort has helped millions to survive but serious gaps remain Despite widespread destruction and massive logistical obstacles in the wake of the Philippines typhoon, fast action backed by generous international support and the solidarity of

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