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Five most successful DEC appeal totals

Five most successful DEC appeal totals

The generous and rapid response from the UK public to the Disasters Emergency Committee’s Philippines Typhoon appeal over the last three months means that this appeal, which is ongoing, is now one of the most successful since the DEC was founded in December 1963.

Here are the five most successful public appeal totals for DEC appeals.

Top five DEC appeal totals

Top five DEC appeal totals. Source:




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