Monthly Archives: January 2014

Strengthening community disaster response

Strengthening community disaster response

Community-based disaster risk management and contingency plans were honed at a CFSI workshop held in Bokod municipality in the Philippine province of Benguet in the last week of January.

The capacity-building workshop, held in conjunction with the Bokod Municipal Disaster …

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CFSI helps children in earthquake-hit Bohol

CFSI helps children in earthquake-hit Bohol

In the three months since a magnitude 7.2 earthquake rocked the Central Visayas region of the Philippines on October 15, CFSI has been working in Bohol Province to provide much-needed humanitarian support to children in affected communities.

In partnership with …

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Hope amid the ruins of Tacloban

Hope amid the ruins of Tacloban

By Fae Cheska Marie Esperas

More than two months after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) struck the Philippines, survivors of what some have called the “storm of the century”’ are slowly rebuilding their lives and their homes with help from CFSI.

To …

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