Documenting Child Friendly Spaces Across Typhoon Haiyan Affected Areas

The purpose of this report is to: (1) Document the role that Child Friendly Spaces have played as a response mechanism in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) in Region VI and VIII of the Philippines, (2) Discuss the role of Child Friendly Spaces in light of existing community protection mechanisms prior to the typhoon. (3) Record the rationale for CFS implementation in the Typhoon Haiyan emergency response – including transition/exit strategies, best practices, and challenges, (4) Use lessons from the Philippines context to provide insight on a broad level into the role of Child Friendly Spaces and offer recommendations for strengthening their implementation in emergencies.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.