Early Recovery & Rehabilitation Project
Isabel, Albuera & Palompon, Leyte
January - June 2014
Immediately following Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), Unlad Kabayan immediately mobilized with their international partners in bringing Early Recovery and Rehabilitation to heavily-affected areas in Leyte. With the drive to Respond to Women's Needs in Haiyan-affected communities, Unlad Kabayan conducted immediate rapid scan and assesments on the ground. Proceeding to identifying benificaries, we conducted surveys while closely coordinating with the local goverment. By January of 2014, we started our rehabilitation efforts on the personal level.
There was a reflection focusing on, "How did we survive?" - and we pushed the message that "We should not lose hope", and we discussed "Where to draw our strength"
We conducted workshops and trainings for organizations in the area:
We also conducted livelihood skills trainings.
Other Skills Training included:
We also helped with providing livelihood packages which included:
To view more photos from our activities in the abovementioned areas, see more by clicking below:
Responding to Womens Needs in Haiyan Affected Communities