Philippine authorities and aid agencies face a humanitarian crisis, with the number of people displaced by the catastrophe estimated at four million.
Finger-pointing in the Philippines is sure to worsen as the typhoon's official death toll rises to nearly 4 000.
Substantial food and medical aid has finally began reaching the desperate survivors of the Philippines super typhoon.
The Philippine government has increased its death toll from super Typhoon Haiyan to 3 621 - a figure which is still well below the UN's estimate.
Eight people were crushed to death when a crowd of survivors from Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines stormed a government rice store, says an official.
Taking the devastation wrought on their country as a warning, the Philippine delegation at COP19 has called for urgent progress on climate change.
In the devastating aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan, the Philippine government has set up checkpoints and set a curfew in efforts to end looting.
The UN, Australia and the US have mobilised emergency aid as the scale of the devastation unleashed by super typhoon Haiyan emerges.
One of the most powerful storms on record has killed at least 10 000 people in the Philippines and left countless others homeless and in desperate need of aid.