Latest news and blogs from The Philippines

April 20, 2015
ChildFund-trained volunteers playing with children at a Child-Centred Space in the Philippines after Super Typhoon Haiyan
In disasters children are particularly vulnerable. They are often separated from loved ones or left unsupervised while families struggle to get back on their feet. This is why ChildFund is well-known for focusing our efforts on establishing these centres…
March 30, 2015
ChildFund-trained youth volunteers in the Philippines supporting children in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan
Earlier this month, Mark led ChildFund's delegation to the United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan. Watch his presentation on a youth-led disaster risk reduction project in the Philippines that helped save lives and reduce damage when Typhoon Haiyan struck...
February 12, 2015
The ChildFund Mobile Supervised Neighbourhood play vehicle visits a remote village in the Philippines.
In the Philippines some communities are too remote to establish services like early childhood education so ChildFund Philippines and their local partner have come up with an innovative way to ensure children under five do not miss out on the support they deserve…
December 8, 2014
ChildFund Philippines is responding to Typhoon Hagupit which made landfall in the Western Visayas on Saturday
Typhoon Hagupit has made landfall in Eastern Samar. Initial reports say mass evacuations helped saved lives, however, the death toll is still to be confirmed and there is widespread destruction to homes and infrastructure...
November 7, 2014
ChildFund Philippines and our local partner staff are helping people, like mother-of-three Miriam, affected by Typhoon Haiyan to rebuild their lives
When Super Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines in November 2013, business came to a grinding halt. Fast forward 12 months and ChildFund is helping people like mother-of-three Miriam get back on their feet…