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Agusan del Sur residents in need of rescue, relief due to flash floods

barangay in sagunto, lapaz town waiting to be rescued
HELP NEEDED. Citizens in Barangay in Sagunto, Lapaz town are waiting to be rescued. Photo courtesy of Jamaica Jumonong/Rappler

Netizens from the area have been posting photos and updates on the need for evacuation and relief goods in the area before signal went down

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 20, 2017) — Thousands of residents in Agusan del Sur province are in need of rescue and relief goods as flash floods inundate towns along the Agusan River on Thursday, January 19. Continue reading Agusan del Sur residents in need of rescue, relief due to flash floods

Over 5,400 families affected by Tropical Depression Auring

tropical depression auring batters siargao island
PREPAREDNESS. Tropical Depression Auring batters Siargao Island on Monday morning, January 9, 2017. Photo by Perry Paul Lamanilao

Around 22,879 people are displaced in Caraga in the northeastern part of Mindanao

MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 9, 2017) — More than 23,121 people from 5,423 families were affected by Tropical Depression Auring as of 1 pm Monday, January 9, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said in a report.  Continue reading Over 5,400 families affected by Tropical Depression Auring