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Kent Page is part of UNICEF’s immediate response team, which was rushed into the Philippines after Super Typhoon Haiyan struck on 8 November. Page has worked for UNICEF in West and Central Africa, Central Asia and Latin America and completed stints with UN missions in Angola, Liberia and Rwanda during the 1990s.

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Treating Typhoon Haiyan's Victims With Dignity

(1) Comments | Posted 3 December 2013 | (00:00)

I recently visited one of the coastal neighbourhoods hardest hit by super typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Thousands of people had lived in this shantytown, known locally as a 'barangay', located just 200 meters from the ocean's edge.

But it doesn't exist anymore. Homes were washed away by the typhoon's...

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