Migration Matters (2020)

Dr. Yvonne Su

What does Typhoon Haiyan show us about disaster displacement?

In this case study, Dr. Yvonne Su describes the situation in and around Tacloban City, Philippines, after the devastating disaster known as Typhoon Haiyan in 2013. She dissects the government and international community’s response to the crisis and the nature of the displacement faced by Tacloban residents. 


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  • Disasters and displacement
  • Climate change and displacement
  • Changes in natural disasters
  • Sustainability in dealing with the consequences of natural disasters
  • Community resilience
  • Responsibility regarding natural disasters

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