What Next?

The biggest challenge that development workers are confronting seven months after Haiyan struck is finding durable solutions – durable in a sense that people reside in permanent shelters, that they have access to sustainable livelihood and education, that their rights to survival is not hampered by … [Read more...]

How Are You, Tacloban?

I had a long conversation with a close friend last week. Like most of my volunteer friends, she was one of the aid workers based in Tacloban who were continually fighting a good fight to rebuild one of the Philippines’ former fastest growing cities. She said that they were celebrating because it has … [Read more...]