Current Operations
Philippines, Immediate Response To People Affected By Typhoon Hagupit

The operation has been modified as per budget revision 1 (see below)

Typhoon Hagupit (known locally as Ruby) made its first landfall in the Philippines' Eastern Samar province as Category 2 on 6 December 2014 with maximum sustained winds of 175 km/h and gusts of up to 210 km/h. While crossing the Philippines, the typhoon lost strength and left the Philippine area of responsibility on 9 December 2014 as a tropical storm. The typhoon made landfall three times, with Masbate and Batangas province following Eastern Samar. Storm surges of about 4 to 5 metres along the coastal areas occurred accompanied with heavy rains and strong winds. 

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Country at a glance 2015
Planned Beneficiaries0
Beneficiary needs (mt)0
Beneficiary needs ($US)28,548,650
Threats to food security
  • Ongoing conflict
  • Internally displaced populations
  • Poverty