Natural Disaster

Typhoon Mangkhut Emergency

Typhoon Mangkhut has cut through the Philippines. Devastating 285km an hour winds have flatted homes and left schools in ruins.

As with any disaster, children are theworst affected, and need our immediate help. Typhoon Mangkhut has cut through the Philippines. Devastating 285km an hour winds have flatted homes and left schools in ruins. As with any disaster, children are the worst affected, and need our immediate help.

This is a major disaster. Children andFamilies in the Philippines need our help now.  

UNICEF is on the ground in affected areas. We are already distributing prepositioned emergency supplies, including hygiene kits, water kits and tarpaulins. We are building a clearer picture of what the urgent needs will be over the coming days and weeks, and how UNICEF can help with the ongoing response.

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