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The Vergara family is rebuilding a home on the site of the one devastated by Typhoon Haiyan, using lumber and corrugated tin gathered from the wreckage.

Credit:

Aurora Almendral

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    Leonora Vergara shades herself with a bucket after hanging up her laundry on a downed power line in a devastated neighborhood of Tacloban.

    Credit:

    Aurora Almendral

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    A neighbor helps the Vergara family hammer together the frame for a new house.

    Credit:

    Aurora Almendral

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    A sign rests by the side of the road in Costa Brava, a neighborhood in Tacloban City, Philippines.

    Credit:

    Aurora Almendral

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    The Vergara family is rebuilding a home on the site of the one devastated by Typhoon Haiyan, using lumber and corrugated tin gathered from the wreckage.

    Credit:

    Aurora Almendral