Philippine town of Palo illustrates crucial role of waste management

Human waste disposal is a taboo subject. People don't like talking about it. But Anna Hrybyk, coordinator of Catholic Relief Services' Typhoon Haiyan recovery program, has a passion for it.

Land tenure issues complicate rebuilding after disaster strikes

For development agencies like Catholic Relief Services, contending with land ownership and land tenure issues is a central concern of post-disaster recovery.