Assistant Secretary Kristoffer James Purisima of the Office of Civil Defense and Mr. Rudolf Müller, Director of OCHA Geneva.

Philippine officials and UN OCHA officials at the bilateral meeting on 08 February 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland

12 February 2018, Geneva, Switzerland – Philippine Government and UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN OCHA) officials met at the sidelines of the Humanitarian Networks and Partnership Week (HNPW) on 08 February 2018 in order to reaffirm both sides’ commitment to strengthen coordination in humanitarian response.

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) through the Metro Manila DRRM Council conducts the 1st Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) today, 15 February 2018 with the ceremonial venue at the Quezon City Memorial Circle, Quezon City.

OCD 5 distributes Non-food Items (NFIs) to eight (8) LGUs for distribution to the families affected by the recent abnormal activities of Mayon Volcano and improve WASH and learning conditions in the evacuation centers. (Sherry Ann Berjuega-Balingit)

12 February 2018- The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC)  convened for its first Full Council meeting for 2018 at the DND Social Hall, Department of National Defense, Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.