Philippines http://kunc.org en Wait Continues In The Philippines: 'We Have Nothing To Eat' http://kunc.org/post/wait-continues-philippines-we-have-nothing-eat Aid is starting to get to some of the survivors of <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/244773443/typhoon-haiyan-devastates-the-philippines" target="_blank">Typhoon Haiyan</a>, but the sad news from the Philippines on Friday is that for many of the storm's victims things still aren't much better after a week without adequate food, water or shelter.<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/11/15/245358221/typhoon-survivors-in-tacloban-desperate-for-food-clean-water" target="_blank">On <em>Morning Edition</em></a>, NPR's Jason Beaubien reported from a long line of people in the city of Tacloban. Fri, 15 Nov 2013 12:02:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 51956 at http://kunc.org Wait Continues In The Philippines: 'We Have Nothing To Eat' Philippines Disaster Rekindles Fight Over Food Aid Rules http://kunc.org/post/philippines-disaster-rekindles-fight-over-food-aid-reform Emergency aid, including stocks of food, started arriving this week in cyclone-devastated areas of the Philippines; more is on the way.<p>The first wave of aid — <a href="http://www.wfp.org/stories/philippines-typhoon-wfp-sends-high-energy-biscuits-survivors">high-energy biscuits</a> designed to keep people alive when food is scarce — arrived via airlift. Huge shiploads of rice will be needed in the weeks and months to come. And exactly how the U.S. Fri, 15 Nov 2013 08:01:00 +0000 Daniel Charles 51945 at http://kunc.org Philippines Disaster Rekindles Fight Over Food Aid Rules Images Of Tacloban: Before And After Typhoon Haiyan http://kunc.org/post/images-tacloban-and-after-typhoon-haiyan Typhoon Haiyan caused widespread destruction in parts of the Philippines when it tore through on Friday. One of the hardest-hit areas was the city of Tacloban and its more than 220,000 residents. "Virtually all of the structures, if they were not made out of concrete or steel, are gone," a top U.S. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 21:42:00 +0000 51939 at http://kunc.org Images Of Tacloban: Before And After Typhoon Haiyan One Week After Typhoon, 'The Mood Here Is Very Desperate' http://kunc.org/post/one-week-after-typhoon-mood-here-very-desperate The 220,000 residents of Tacloban — and millions more across central and southern Philippines — were hunkered down one week ago as <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/244773443/typhoon-haiyan-devastates-the-philippines" target="_blank">Typhoon Haiyan</a> bore down on them.<p>A week later, "the mood here is very desperate," NPR's Anthony Kuhn said Thursday as <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/11/14/245153134/grim-details-reveal-brutal-effects-of-philippine-typhoon" target="_blank">he reported from Tacloban for<em> Morning Edition</em></a>.<p>Although aid is arriving at the city's airport and alth Thu, 14 Nov 2013 12:31:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 51914 at http://kunc.org One Week After Typhoon, 'The Mood Here Is Very Desperate' In Shattered Philippine City, A Fight For 'Sheer Survival' http://kunc.org/post/shattered-philippine-city-fight-sheer-survival <em>(We updated this post at 10:40 a.m. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:40:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 51866 at http://kunc.org In Shattered Philippine City, A Fight For 'Sheer Survival'