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DSWD: 62% of core shelters yet to be built 3 years after Yolanda

typhoon yolanda (haiyan) caused massive damage when it hit eastern visayas
WHAT’S LEFT. Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) caused massive damage when it hit Eastern Visayas on November 8, 2013. Rappler file photo

Social Welfare Assistant Secretary Aleli Bawagan says it is ‘shameful’ that the government has not yet provided these houses promised to typhoon survivors

MANILA, Philippines (Nov. 7, 2016) — Only around a third of the core shelters needed in Yolanda-stricken areas have been completed 3 years after the deadly super typhoon hit the country, according to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).  Continue reading DSWD: 62% of core shelters yet to be built 3 years after Yolanda