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Kusog presentation for new school

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This is a presentation prepared by Kusog Tacloban, a volunteer organization doing relief efforts in the Philippines for Typhoon Haiyan, for the Global Exchange Laboratory at Parsons the New School for Design, Spring 2014

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Kusog presentation for new school

  1. 1. KUSOG TACLOBAN
  2. 2. KUSOG TACLOBAN
  3. 3. KUSOG TACLOBAN
  4. 4. KUSOG TACLOBAN
  5. 5. KUSOG TACLOBAN HAIYAN (YOLANDA)  November 8, 2013  6,200+ dead  2,000 missing  16 million affected  1.1 million homes damaged/destroyed  4.1 million displaced
  6. 6. KUSOG TACLOBAN HAIYAN (YOLANDA)        865,000 people agricultural workers affected 74% of standing crops lost 60% of tree crops lost PHP 9 Billion lost in agriculture. 65% of fishing equipment lost Livelihood of an estimated 5.6 million workers disrupted Estimated cost to Philippines: $14 billion
  7. 7. KUSOG TACLOBAN The Philippines        Population: 100 million Annual growth rate of 2% Living on US$2 a day: 2 in 5. Primary Industries are agriculture, wood products, electronics assembly, garment and footwear manufacturing, mining and fishing. Also has active tourism industry, and gets remittances from about 5 million overseas Filipino workers (OFWs). Unemployment: 7% Global rank on infrastructure quality (2009): 94 Global rank on Infrastructure quality (2011): 113 Living Earth screenshot, Nov 8, 2013
  8. 8. KUSOG TACLOBAN Tacloban & Eastern Visayas
  9. 9. KUSOG TACLOBAN
  10. 10. KUSOG TACLOBAN Roof Tarping
  11. 11. KUSOG TACLOBAN Assessment of schools
  12. 12. KUSOG TACLOBAN Mobile Soup Kitchen
  13. 13. KUSOG TACLOBAN
  14. 14. KUSOG TACLOBAN Psychosocial Services
  15. 15. KUSOG TACLOBAN
  16. 16. KUSOG TACLOBAN Relief Operations
  17. 17. KUSOG TACLOBAN Medical Missions
  18. 18. KUSOG TACLOBAN  Other projects:  Christmas Cheer     Fundraisers           Candahug, Palo, Leyte Dulag, Leyte Orphans (Asilo de la Milagrosa, Cebu City) New York Asian Writers Workshop UmiNom – Brunch An Taclobanon Guli-at Concerts Masters School Candlelight and Jeans Day Fundraisers Bake Sales (Thomson Reuters) Run fundraiser through Crowdrise – Erica Gramlich Individual Fundraisers - Helen Frech of Germany, Chris Potgeiter of S. Africa/Dubai. Jasmine Valte of the US Individual contributions/donations Volunteers  To date, 46 volunteers (local, Manila, Australia, US, Germany, Israel, South Africa, etc)
  19. 19. Status         KUSOG TACLOBAN PHP360.9 Billion (US$8.17 Billion) in a span of 4 years 21.16% received of international pledges Social Weather Station survey (January 22, 2014): 72% - poor 381 evacuation centers Bunkhouses (temporary shelters) constructed Health and Nutrition: Schools Livelihood
  20. 20. Typhoon Relief KUSOG TACLOBAN  Philippine government  International response  Supranational organizations  NGOs, private groups, private individuals
  21. 21. KUSOG TACLOBAN Rebuilding/Rehabilitation  PARR – Panfilo Lacson  Private sector: 9 giant companies  PLDT and the Razon Group Tacloban
  22. 22. KUSOG TACLOBAN Aid Watch  Petition (Change.org)  FAiTH  PARR and Rehab groups
  23. 23. KUSOG TACLOBAN Next Steps  Registering as a Non-Profit organization  401c3 in the United States  Continue with remaining Relief Work projects  Push forward with monitoring relief and rehabilitation efforts  Work with rehabilitation groups in Tacloban and other areas in Leyte and Samar  Partner with groups to develop effective standards, protocols, processes in relief/rehabilitation monitoring.
  24. 24. KUSOG TACLOBAN Challenges to Rebuilding  Pervasive corruption/ lack of trust  Lack of standard protocols/processes for relief/aid distribution  Lack of communication on specifics of rehabilitation work  Lack of any consultation with community  No real rehabilitation plan for Tacloban from LGU  Logistics
  25. 25. References                 KUSOG TACLOBAN Kusogtacloban.org Kusog Tacloban Facebook page Foreign Aid Transparency Hub (http://www.gov.ph/faith/) Rappler.com Whitehouse.gov USAID.gov/haiyan Wikipedia Reliefweb Nbcnews.com Washington Post AFP News CNN.com Reuters.com Infoplease.com New York Times Inquirer.net

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