Monthly Archives: November 2015

Youth and other CSOs lead community waste clean-up and management for CRS

A¬†Waste Analysis and Characterization Study (WACS) was conducted in all project sites of Project SUCCESS (Strengthening Urban Communities Capacities to Endure Severe Shocks) as an approach to systematically measure and identify the total waste generated by both household and non-household sources. The waste samples form the households revealed a significant percentage of compostable materials from […]

CRS celebrates Global Handwashing Day

Our CRS/Tacloban celebrated Global Handwashing Day last October 15 at Anibong Elementary Shool in Tacloban City where more than 1,000 students from Kindergarten to Grade 6 participated. The Global Handwashing Day is an annual celebration held every 15th of October involving children and schools all over the world to raise awareness on the importance of […]