Having endured winds up to 195 miles per hour and storm surges reportedly as high as 10 meters in some places, survivors of Typhoon Haiyan face enormous challenges in the weeks ahead.
The low-cost, low-tech plastic container can be used to promote hand washing in places with no running water.
“In a food crisis, clean water, soap, and chlorine are almost as important as rice and millet.” --Oummou Doucoure
Six months after heavy rains, water still threatens a city in Senegal.
While international funding for the crisis has stalled in recent weeks, the number of people displaced by the floods continues to rise each day. Oxfam and our partners have launched a rapid-relief effort to reach more than one million people with essential aid.