[HAIYAN Survivors] Chyrine: A Reluctant Hero
November 7, 2014
Chyrine, an elementary school teacher, lost her husband to the typhoon, but she decided to return to her school and students just days after. "They needed to see me - their teacher - as an example. I had to set aside my own problems so I could be strong for them.” UNICEF provided her school with books and instructional materials, as well as tents and furniture to be used as temporary classrooms.
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