Providing Medical Relief for Typhoon Haiyan( Yolanda ) in the Philippines
Dr Edmond Fernandes, represented AMDA India for the Multi national relief missions for Typhoon (Haiyan)Yolanda in The Philippines. He worked there to provide immediate relief for the victims and families affected by the Typhoon. Inspite of the Visa delay and the nil response from the Indian Embassy for intervention, Dr Edmond managed to request the Philippines Foreign Affairs to intervene, which they willingly did. Later, In a letter to the then Philippines Ambassador to India, Dr Edmond did convey to him his gratitude and wishes for his wholehearted support.