Six experts from the Swiss Humanitarian Aid Unit flew to south of the Philippines ravaged by a tropical storm in December 2011. Their task was to support local authorities in re-establishing water supplies in the South Philippine town of Cagayan de Oro and in several evacuation centres in the region.
Southeast Asia: Additional Information and Documents
Documents and Publications
- Nothilfe für die Philippinen, Luzon
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- Laos : le riz, essence de la vie
Un projet de la DDC; de Pierre Heuer.
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- Improving rice production in Asia
Asia Brief - July 2008
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- Potato Boom in the rice region
Asia Brief - February 2008
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- The story that revolutionized rice production in Laos
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- Three Reductions, Three Gains: Program to improve environment
and livelihood of millions of rice farmers in Vietnam - Project example
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- The silent revolution of Nepali women
Download (PDF, 553 KB) : [en]
- Un seul monde
(Disponible seulement en Suisse)
No 3 /03 - Mekong
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06.01.2012 - Press release
Swiss experts improve the water supply in the Philippines
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22.12.2011 - Press release
Switzerland sends experts to the Philippine disaster area
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01.10.2009 - Press release
Swiss aid for flood victims in the Philippines
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