Just back from her second visit to the area in a week following the devastation wrought by Typhoon Haiyan, UN Humanitarian Coordinator Valerie Amos said the Philippines "has one of the best disaster management systems in the world, but the sheer scale of this typhoon and the storm surge that accompanied it in some places would have tested any country." The United Nations today increased its appeal forPhilippinestyphoon relief by nearly 16 per cent to $348 million. UNTV / RECENT
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