On Saturday April 16, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador killing hundreds of people, leaving thousands wounded and causing severe damage to infrastructure. Access to safe drinking water and storage, as well as shelter is urgently needed. With your help we can reach the most vulnerable populations with vital assistance.
Yeb Saño, head of the Filipino delegation, delivered an emotional speech at the UN climate negotiations last year, shortly after Typhoon Haiyan had devastated his country: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7SSXLIZkM3E
Now as Climate Change Commissioner in the Philippines, he explains how climate change is making people hungry and exhorts the world to fight it together.
Note: Yeb mentions that "across theglobe by the year 2020 at least 50 million more people are at risk of going hungry because of climate change." This statistic should refer to 2050, not 2020.