Monthly Archives: March 2017

CRS/Catarman Newsletter

Here is the latest edition of the Eastern Samar Bulletin which contains updates on activities and accomplishments of programs and projects in Eastern Samar. CRS CATARMAN MARCH UPDATES

Picking up the Pieces after the Storm

by Analyn Lucas/CRS. On Christmas day in 2016, Typhoon Nock-Ten (known locally as Nina) struck the Philippines with maximum sustained winds of 235 km/h and gusts of around 285 km/h. In the aftermath, CRS and other humanitarian organizations’ rapid needs assessment activities found Catanduanes as one of the provinces most devastated by Nock-Ten and in-need […]