CCODP delegation to Philippines: visit to Giporlos

Monday, August 25, 2014

Philippines 2014-13-WebDr. Patrick Fletcher, Senior Advisor for Theology and Social Doctrine with the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), has sent a description of a visit by the Development and Peace delegation to the city of Giporlos, in Eastern Samar province, on August 22, 2014. The delegation is in the Philippines, August 16 – 26, visiting projects supported by the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP) in communities that had been severely affected by Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Yolanda.

Link to the report (PDF)