REPOST FROM IFRC: IN PICTURES: Red Cross Society of China builds classes in Philippines

Thousands of schools across Eastern Leyte were badly damaged during the typhoon. The Red Cross Society of China has built 166 prefabricated classrooms in 20 schools across the affected region. Patrick Fuller/IFRC A senior delegation from the Red Cross Society of China surveys the final stages of the construction of the final temporary classrooms in … More REPOST FROM IFRC: IN PICTURES: Red Cross Society of China builds classes in Philippines

Schools strengthen PH-China ties in Yolanda-hit Leyte

RED CROSS leaders said that “bi-lateral relations between the Philippines and China is greatly enhanced by projects that benefit humanity.” This as both Red Cross Society of China and Philippine Red Cross held various turn-over ceremonies of 166 prefabricated “transitional” classrooms in different towns in Leyte devastated by typhoon Yolanda in November 8, 2013. Dr. … More Schools strengthen PH-China ties in Yolanda-hit Leyte