Posts by tag: davao oriental

2 years ago

BROKEN BRIDGE

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A bridge in Caraga, Davao Oriental was damaged by Agaton, and can only be passable by light vehicles. (Ace R. Morandante/
davaotoday.com)

2 years ago

TRAVEL BY BOAT

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Boatmen offer ride for residents in Baganga, Davao Oriental after the
Baogo Bridge collapsed due to strong river current due to Agaton. (Ace
R. Morandante/ davaotoday.com)

2 years ago

Slideshow : DELUGE IN DAVAO REGION

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Slideshow : DELUGE IN DAVAO REGION

DELUGE IN DAVAO REGION

The trough over the weekend due to the low pressure area triggered floods and landslides in Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley and Davao del Norte, forcing over 150,000 people or 32,000 families in 16 municipalities to evacuate for shelter. Pictures here are from the Davao del Norte Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction & Management and from the Davao Oriental Press Club. (davaotoday.com)

2 years ago

Pablo year one : Thousands still homeless, jobless

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Local and international aid poured in for the victims, yet Panalipdan Southern Mindanao spokesperson Juland Suazo said 90% of survivors are still homeless despite aid from local and international donors. Government’s disaster agency reported that 161,000 families were affected in Compostela Valley and Davao Oriental.

2 years ago

ONLY SOURCE

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A year after Typhoon Pablo struck Davao Oriental, residents in Baganga still line up for water at this well in Poblacion at 10 pesos per container. Residents said that wells in their relocation center are unsafe and smelled of rust. (davaotoday.com photo by Ace R. Morandante)

2 years ago

PRAYER FOR PABLO VICTIMS

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Students and residents of Cateel, Davao Oriental prayed for the memory of victims of Typhoon Pablo during the first year commemoration of the storm that left around 1,000 dead or missing. (davaotoday.com photo by Ace R. Morandante)