1 week EU, UN, various nations contribute P182 M for Filipino typhoon victims MB
The European Union (EU), along with the governments of Sweden, Australia, United States, Germany, and New Zealand have heeded the call of the United Nations (UN) in mobilizing Php182 million (US$3.8 million) to help about 260,000 Filipinos that have been severely affected by Typhoons Rolly (Goni) and Ulysses (Vamco). (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) “With support from resource partners, the UN and humanitarian community translate international solidarity into concrete actions that combine emergency relief assistance and early recovery efforts to help people get back on their feet,” UN Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator Gustavo Gonzalez said.   In a statement ... more