The ambassador of the Philippines to Israel, Generoso D.G. Calongne,
updated the Filipino community in Israel on the situation after Typhoon Haiyan
on IBA English News last week. His interview was simultaneously shown on the
channel’s social media site and received more than 40,000 hits.
a large community of Filipinos in Israel who serve as caregivers to the sick and
elderly. The channel on Thursday will run an additional interview with the
ambassador, the head of the Filipino community in Israel and interviews with
people in the disaster areas.