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We made it through a full-blown storm. We can start things all over again.

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 28, 2011

Yesterday, Manila spent its day in darkness. Strong winds, relentless downpour and storm surges wreaked havoc eerily reminiscent of something that transpired two years ago, when Ondoy poured its wrath on an unsuspecting metropolis.

Remember, remember the 26th of September...

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 26, 2011

. ..when a relentless downpour engulfed Metro Manila, in a deluge never before seen or felt by majority of its inhabitants. September 26, 2009: Typhoon Ondoy (international code name Ketsana) dumped 334 millimeters of rain in...

A family was able to retrieve just a bag

Image | September 27, 2009 at 22:24

A family was able to retrieve just a bag of belongings from their devastated house in Bgy. Sto. Niño in Marikina, which was submerged in floodwaters reaching three stories high. The people there are in desperate need of water, food and medicines.

A delivery truck turned upside down

Image | September 27, 2009 at 22:21

A delivery truck turned upside down, after typhoon Ondoy caused heavy flooding in Barangay Sto. Nino in Marikina. Located in a valley, Marikina City was one of the hardest hit by the said typhoon. Greenpeace is calling on industrialized nations...

A member of the San Juan Police tries to

Image | September 27, 2009 at 6:00

A member of the San Juan Police tries to rescue stranded residents in Barasoain and Wilson Streets in Barangay Little Baguio in San Juan City. Located in a hilly part of the metro, residents and local officials were caught unprepared by the...

Greenpeace volunteers help an old woman get

Image | September 27, 2009 at 22:17

Greenpeace volunteers help an old woman get first aid after she fainted due to lack of sleep and food for almost 24 hours. Greenpeace deployed inflatable boats to assist in flooded areas during the extreme weather event and is reiterating its...

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