Early evacuation helped save lives as the storm advanced.
Oxfam readies emergency supplies and teams are set to determine the scale of damage.
As Typhoon Hagupit bears down on the Philippines with winds of about 133 miles per hour, Oxfam is preparing emergency supplies and keeping assessment teams on standby across the country.
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“We are helping each other to start rebuilding our lives.”
One year after Typhoon Haiyan, recovery efforts are underway in the Philippines