Latest news and blogs from The Philippines

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…
November 6, 2014
14-year-old Kenna is a ChildFund-trained volunteer helping children recover after Super Typhoon Haiyan
One year after Typhoon Haiyan devastated parts of the Philippines, 14-year-old Kenna is paying forward the support she got by helping other children recover from that terrifying night...
July 16, 2014
Map of Typhoon Rammasun's projected path across the Philippines and Vietnam [courtesy of Reuters Alertnet,]
The strongest storm to hit the Philippines since Typhoon Haiyan has swept across the island nation, leaving thousands of homes damaged and at least 10 people dead...