Daisy loves her family. They are traditional farmers in the highlands of Peru. But over the past few decades, political strife and severe weather have lead to a population exodus. Much of the traditional farming knowledge and practices have been lost.
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Super Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines on the morning of November 8 as one of the world's most powerful storms on record to make landfall. The Category 5 typhoon made landfall near Leyte Province in Eastern Visayas Region causing massive destruction and loss of life. The storm hit with wind gusts up to 235 mph, nearly 16 inches of rainfall and waves up to 45 feet in some areas.
LWR's Philippines staff are now coordinating with our partners to mobilize staff and resources to respond to the most urgent needs. Learn more at http://lwr.org/haiyan