Daet, Camarines Norte- Relevant to the OCD V’s thrust of increasing awareness on disaster resiliency of the basic society sectors, the Office conducted the 3-Day Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Training for Youth and Students Sector held on 29-30 May 2018 at Daet, Camarines Norte.  Youth and student representatives across Bicol region were gathered to have an in depth understanding of how the government plans and prepares for disasters. Hence, with the recently concluded Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Elections, the participants have acknowledged the significance of the youth sector in building disaster resiliency and through its platform, programs and activities, young people can contribute to these DRRM mechanisms and efforts. (Rachelle Anne L Miranda)