Typhoon Haiyan: 'I was devastated with what I saw'
20 November 2013 Last updated at 12:35 GMT
Typhoon Haiyan killed more than 4,000 people when it tore into the Philippines on 8 November.
For the past week the BBC's Rico Hizon has been reporting from the Philippines - starting in Cebu before moving on to Tacloban.
Here are his reflections on what he has seen and heard over the past few days.
Full BBC coverage of Typhoon Haiyan