More than a month after typhoon Odette struck the Philippines, 111,864 persons or almost 30,000 families continue to seek temporary shelter in 900 evacuation centers in six regions, said the DSWD.
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(DSWD DROMIC)More than a month after typhoon Odette struck the Philippines, 111,864 persons or almost 30,000 families continue to seek temporary shelter in 900 evacuation centers in six regions, said the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).
As of Jan. 18, Tuesday, 900 evacuations remain open in MIMAROPA (Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan), Western Visayas, Central Visayas, Eastern Visayas, Northern Mindanao, and Caraga.Meanwhile, DSWD said there are still 11,661 families or 39,673 persons temporarily staying with their relatives or friends in Western Visayas, Central Visayas, Eastern Visayas, and CaragaRead more: Manila Bulletin News »
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