Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Flooding-in-Metro-Manila-27MZIFVT79Y0.htmlConceptually similarFlooding in Metro ManilaGP04733Completed★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP0472XCompleted★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP04732Completed★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP04748Completed★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP04747Completed★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP0474BCompleted★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP0474CCompleted★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP0474ECompleted★★★★Flooding in Metro ManilaGP04749Completed★★★★View AllGP04730Flooding in Metro ManilaResidents near Tumana river and the nearby district in Marikina battle strong currents from floodwaters as they evacuate their houses following torrential rains. Weeks of heavy rainfall leaves thousands of people stranded, homeless, and without power.Locations:Marikina-Metro Manila-Philippines-Southeast AsiaDate:7 Aug, 2012Credit:© Veejay Villafranca / GreenpeaceMaximum size:3000px X 1993pxKeywords:Asian ethnicities-Cities-Climate (campaign title)-Climate change impacts-Day-Disasters-Displaced people-Floods-Helmets-Houses-KWCI (GPI)-Large group of people-Local population-Outdoors-Raining-Rescue-Roads-Umbrellas-WaterShoot:Flooding in Metro ManilaAfter two weeks of heavy rain, Metro Manila wakes to find the city virtually submerged in water. Though no storm warnings were issued, unusual rainfall reminiscent of Typhoon Ketsana in 2009, leaves more than 800,000 people stranded, homeless, and without power. Developing countries like the Philippines are considered the most vulnerable and least prepared to face the effects of climate change. Climate experts say that unless decisive solutions are immediately put on the table, the worst is yet to come.