Unofficial estimates place the number of displaced Filipinos at around half a million.
Private relief efforts continue unabated… complementing those of government in some areas; trumping it in others.
But a LOT more has to be done. A whole lot more.
It doesn’t end with relief-provision. Cleaning-up comes next… then rebuilding — houses and, more importantly, lives.
Let’s all do our share. Together we will overcome.
Some more scenes from Akbayan’s ongoing relief operations:
Kelangang gumalaw-galaw… lalu’t may bagyo na naman daw na paparating 😦