TWECS Eye Care Mission 2013, Philippines: After Typhoon Haiyan


These dispatches were written by Dr. McDougall on a February, 2014 mission to the area of the Philippines devastated by a “Super Typhoon” in November 2013.  We have arrived safely in Tacloban, and the first impression of the devastation is staggering. Flying in gave a sweeping perspective of the damage from the typhoon: in the outlying areas there are entire hillsides covered in Palm trees that have seen stripped of all of… Read More