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Authorities in the Philippines want to accelerate rehabilitation efforts for fishermen hit by Typhoon Haiyan to get the industry up and running as soon as possible. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) says 146,748 fishermen and 21 of the country's 72 fishing provinces were affected by the storm.
Sealed Air and Pepsi-Cola Philippines Products, Inc. (PCPPI), along with several other global companies, have joined forces to provide 300,000 liters of potable drinking water encased in water pouches to the Philippines in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan (also known as Yolanda in the Philippines) that hit the country on November 8, 2013
Having seen the devastating effect of the typhoon in the Philippines on TV, semi-retired couple Bruce and Jo Pullman from Lymington felt compelled to offer their help first-hand. Sally Churchward talks to this unassuming couple about what inspired them to go.
Sonoma's Betty Woods joined other volunteers in a trip to tend to typhoon victims.