Taiwan provides rice and housing support to Marawi victims
Taiwan its donations to help families that were devastated by the Marawi battles recover will amount to P600 million worth of funding for three years for the donation of rice and support for house construction.
In a statement, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office said Taiwans donation has totaled P540 million worth of rice with a volume of 10,480 metric tons — 1,680 metric tons of rice given in 2017, 4,400 metric tons of rice to be given 2018, and 4,400 metric tons of rice to be turned over next year.
The humanitarian assistances was divided into two parts.
The Taiwanese governemnt also assisted for the construction of 400 transitional housing units worth P60 million pesos.
To sum up, the above Transitional Housing Units plus the donation of rice are worth 600 million pesos in total.