10 November 2013
11 November 2013
The Philippine government declares a state of national calamity and calls for international humanitarian assistance. The Inter-Agency Standing Committee categorizes Haiyan a level-3 disaster, requiring global mobilization and response.
Shelter Cluster is activated with the Government of Philippines as the lead and IFRC as the co-lead. The cluster coordinates the shelter response of more than 100 partners to work effectively and provide families with adequate and safe shelter.
Shelter Cluster Philippines