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Philippines Struggles to Account for Millions in Foreign Typhoon Aid

After super Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines last November, foreign governments and aid groups pledged some $600 million in cash and assistance for the relief and recovery effort. Now, the Philippine government says it can only account for some $14.3 million of the donations. The government is working to create an improved tracking system to find out where the money went.   Right now the “Foreign Aid Transparency Hub” website shows pledges to three Philippine government agencies,...

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