Philippines typhoon http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20643/all en Lessons from Haiti, the tsunami and beyond: To help Philippines typhoon victims, send money, not stuff http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/haiti/100113/haiti-earthquake-aid <p>BOSTON &mdash; After every major disaster, well-meaning but misguided donors actually worsen the suffering.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/haiti/100113/haiti-earthquake-aid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Philippines typhoon Americas Want to Know Aid Opinion Health Haiti Wed, 13 Jan 2010 23:27:00 +0000 David Case 5516055 at http://www.globalpost.com Philippines typhoon kills up to 900 people http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/111219/over-800-people-dead-or-missing-after-philippi <p> Hundreds of people have died in a tropical storm that ravaged the Mindanao region in the southern Philippines Friday, and even more are missing.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/111219/over-800-people-dead-or-missing-after-philippi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> death toll philippines Philippines typhoon tropical storm philippines World Leaders Americas Asia-Pacific Aid Politics Philippines United States Mon, 19 Dec 2011 18:54:00 +0000 Talia Ralph 5684596 at http://www.globalpost.com Philippines flooding: Death toll climbs to 1,249 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/111227/philippines-flooding-death-toll-climbs-1249-Mindanao <p> More bodies are expected to be found, but Benito Ramos, head of the national disaster rescue agency, said there were no reliable figures on how many people were missing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/111227/philippines-flooding-death-toll-climbs-1249-Mindanao" target="_blank">read more</a></p> death toll philippines Natural Disasters Philippines typhoon Asia-Pacific Aid Philippines Tue, 27 Dec 2011 12:26:00 +0000 Amanda Morrow 5685208 at http://www.globalpost.com More than 10,000 feared dead in Philippines http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/131109/the-biggest-storm-2013-strands-more-150000-filipinos <div> MANILA &mdash; Tacloban, <span class="image-caption current" style="opacity: 1;">a city on the eastern island of Leyte,</span> took the brunt of Haiyan&#39;s fury and was practically leveled. Homes and bridges were destroyed and sturdy structures like the Palo Cathedral had their roofs ripped away by record-breaking winds.</div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/131109/the-biggest-storm-2013-strands-more-150000-filipinos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Need to Know Philippines typhoon Asia-Pacific Philippines Vietnam Sat, 09 Nov 2013 19:31:00 +0000 Alma Anonas-Carpio 5984801 at http://www.globalpost.com One man’s Tacloban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/131117/one-mans-story-tacloban-typhoon-devastation <p style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">&ldquo;The water moved so fast. It knocked them down and into the street. Abigail was screaming for me to help her, but there was nothing I could do,&rdquo; he said.&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 13px;">Reyes wept, clinging to the two daughters he had in his arms, huddled in the corner of his gutted home.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/131117/one-mans-story-tacloban-typhoon-devastation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Need to Know Philippines typhoon Culture & Lifestyle Science Health Philippines Sun, 17 Nov 2013 20:17:00 +0000 Cain Nunns 5991742 at http://www.globalpost.com