Recovery from Paeng highlights Antique folks’ grit

Recovery from Paeng highlights Antique folks’ grit

KALIBO, Philippines – When doctor to the barrio Karl Rosell Ubial began serving Culasi, Antique, four months ago, it took him just a little over an hour to drive 62 kilometers to work from his father’s hometown in Patnongon. Then Severe Tropical Storm Paeng (Nalgae)...
Paeng death toll rises to 155

Paeng death toll rises to 155

The affected population is now over 4.2 million, with over a million displaced persons MANILA, Philippines – There are now 155 reported deaths due to Severe Tropical Storm Paeng (Nalgae), while 34 people remain missing, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and...
Paeng death toll now at 121

Paeng death toll now at 121

The number of fatalities is still expected to rise, as authorities search for 36 missing individuals MANILA, Philippines – The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported on Wednesday morning, November 2, that the number of reported...