July 14, 2017
Since May 23, 2017 the Philippines army has been fighting Islamist militants in the southern city of Marawi on the island of Mindanao. Displaced families are seeking refuge in evacuation centers or are seeking shelter with their relatives and friends in adjacent areas.
In coordination with our local partner, LWR is providing cash transfers to more than 2,000 families (12,300 people) over the next six months. We will also provide water filtration units so displaced families have access to clean drinking water at evacuation centers.Download PDF (199 KB)