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Posted on 11/23/2013 - 17:51
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and international music star David Guetta. Credit: OCHA UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and international music star David Guetta launch the music video for “One Voice”, a song produced to raise funds for humanitarian action. It...



Posted on 11/20/2013 - 11:26
18 November 2013: On 8 November Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) hit the Philippines. The humanitarian situation in the areas devastated by the typhoon is catastrophic. An estimated 13 million people have been affected, including 5 million children. Close to 2 million people...



Posted on 11/13/2013 - 14:16
11 November 2013: On 8 November, Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines, devastating portions of 36 provinces. More than 11 million people were directly affected by the extreme winds and flooding, including an estimated 673,000 people left without shelter. In...



Posted on 11/13/2013 - 14:14
10 October 2013: Since early September, fighting between the Moro National Liberation Front and the Armed Forces of the Philippines has claimed the lives of at least 130 people and destroyed more than 10,000 houses in the Santa Catalina district of Zamboanga City. An...



Posted on 11/11/2013 - 13:56
10 Nov 2013, Tacloban City, Philippines: A group of people line up at an aid distribution in Tacloban City, Leyte Province - one of the areas worst affected by Typhoon Haiyan. An estimated 9.8 million people are now believed to have been affected by the story. Credit...