Humanitarian Health Action

Philippines Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) 2013

Partially damaged Community Health Center in Jaro, Leyte
WHO/Philippines
Partially damaged Community Health Center in Jaro, Leyte

11 April 2014 -- In a handover ceremony in Tacloban city on 20 March 2014 UNICEF and WHO officially gave details of their respective donations of cold chain equipment to help in the restoration of the cold chain system in regions VI, VII and VIII. Responding to requests from OCHA and other humanitarian partners, WHO visited Biasong Tent community (San Isidro Municipality) to commence support of healthcare services. Rehabilitation of Tacloban city health office and Marasbaras Women centre is completed