The Philippines Typhoon: Update on the Aftermath

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Special Briefing

By conference call
9:00-9:45 am New York time
Please RSVP for passcode

Typhoon Haiyan (Philippine name: Yolanda) hit the Philippines November 8, 2013 uprooting homes, flattening towns and leaving some areas in Visayas in total devastation. Despite the preparations and pre-emptive evacuations for the typhoon, officials have expressed shock at the catastrophic destruction that was left behind.

Thousands are confirmed dead and thousands more are displaced from their homes. With stories of survivors in dire need of basic aid and the rescue and recovery process still underway, please join us for a high-level briefing on the situation, ways in which the global NGO and business community are helping, and what more is needed.

Featuring:
Ambassador Jose Cuisia, Ambassador of the Republic of the Philippines to the United States
Ambassador John Negroponte, Co-Chairman, U.S.-Philippines Society
Anthony Nappi, Managing Director and Chief Administrative Officer, Asia Pacific, Citi

To RSVP and for call-in information, please email: gli@asiasociety.org. Capacity is limited.

More information on Typhoon Haiyan emergency assistance

Event Details

Fri 15 Nov 2013
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
By conference call: 9:00-9:45 am (New York time). Please RSVP to gli@asiasociety.org for passcode. (Capacity is limited.)
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