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Lived Experience Of A Helpless and Hopeless Blind Couple At The Height Of Typhoon

Blind couple Ana, 44 and Alex, 64 (not their real names) are from Leyte in southern Philippines. They are childless and live by themselves. Their blindness was caused by measles during their childhood. Alex earns a living by climbing coconut trees and gathering “tuba” (coconut wine). At the height of super typhoon Haiyan the couple… Continue reading Lived Experience Of A Helpless and Hopeless Blind Couple At The Height Of Typhoon