Photo by Genevieve Estacaan/Oxfam
Armed clashes continue to ravage Marawi City on day 18 of the harrowing crisis, but just 18 kilometers away, women brave many challenges as they lead the delivery of life-saving aid to some of the 220,000 civilians affected by the conflict.
Because carers need care too: Camp managers who are evacuees themselves participate in psychosocial sessions organised by United Youth of the Philippines - Women with support from Oxfam.

As the crisis in Marawi City enters its fifth week, there are concerns that the situation could become protracted, with no immediate indication on when evacuees could return to their homes. The number of evacuees continue to increase as neighboring municipalities affected by the...