Posts Tagged Typhoon Haiyan

Direct Relief Joins the First Global Humanitarian UAV (Drone) Training

Trimble Drone Launch. First Global Humanitarian UAV Training

Director of Research and Analysis, Andrew Schroeder, was in Belgium last week to attend the first-ever training course in humanitarian unmanned aerial […]

Typhoon Haiyan: Recovery Efforts Continue One Year Later

Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) – the strongest storm on record to ever hit land – battered the Philippines on Nov. 8, 2013, causing […]

Physician Spotlight: Caring for Philippines Typhoon Survivors One Year Later

When asked how she has coped for the last year since Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) devastated the Philippines, Chief of Ormoc District Hospital, […]

Health, Happiness, and Disaster Response: 6 Quotes Worth Remembering from Dr. Jaime Galvez-Tan

Dr. Jaime “Jimmy” Galvez-Tan, MD, MPH, President of the Health Futures Foundation, Inc (HFI), former Health Secretary of the Philippines, and a […]

Restoring Health and Lives Six Months After Typhoon Haiyan

It’s been six months since Super Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) battered the Philippines, killing more than 6,200 people, injuring over 28,000, […]