Natural disaster: the ILO's response

Rebuilding after Typhoon Bopha

When Typhoon Bopha blew through the southern Philippines, its winds blew away the livelihoods of thousands of families who farmed the thick coconut groves around their homes. While it will take nearly a decade before the trees can be harvested again, the ILO is bringing immediate emergency employment to the victims of the storm.

Date issued: 25 January 2013 | Size/duration: 00:02:26