Roxas City, 30 June 2015 — The Post-Yolanda Support for Safer Homes and Settlements project, implemented by UN-Habitat with partners, came to a close in June 2015 in the province of Capiz and Iloilo, providing shelter for 660 families, over 50 infrastructure projects for 28 communities, and DRR training for over 4,000 households. But through the highly participative community-driven process it employed, the project continues to have lasting impact on families and communities. In this video, people share how they played a crucial role in driving the People’s Process for post-disaster shelter recovery. Hear and watch their stories.
Barangay Pawa, June 26 2015 — Rising from the wreckage of Super Typhoon Haiyan, 660 families finally completed the building of their houses and 54 community infrastructure projects in 28 communities in Capiz and Iloilo as the Post-Yolanda Support for Safer Homes and Settlements project implemented by UN-Habitat came to a close last 26 June 2015 in a turnover ceremony at Barangay Pawa, Municipality of Panay, Province of Capiz, Philippines.