Typhoon Haiyan: FAO’s Emergency Response and Rehabilitation Programme

Aug 2015

More than one year on from Typhoon Haiyan, farmers and fishers in the Visayas region of the Philippines are rebuilding their lives.

The typhoon caused significant damage to the agriculture and fisheries sector and threatened the nation’s food security. With one-third of the country relying on agriculture - restoring livelihoods was crucial.