There's an emerging narrative that relief efforts in the Philippines are being hampered. So what is working, and what can you do about it? Julien Schopp, Director of Humanitarian Policy and Practice at InterAction, offers his advice. Then, Rolando Lavarro, Jersey City Council President and Filipino-American, discusses the response from the local community and relief efforts in our area.
Resources and Links to Help Right Now
- Recommended Haiyan Organizations from InterAction
- Rolando Lavarro's Guide on Local Efforts
- InterAction's Guide to Disaster Relief
- Tips from USAID
- TIME Magazine: "Stop Catastrophizing Relief Efforts"