The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) today directed regional and local counterparts to begin preparations for Tropical Storm “BISING”.

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“I commend team OCD for joining the ranks of ISO certified bureaus under the flagship of the department. The ISO-certified QMS of the OCD covers not only one but all its processes at the central office and three pilot regional offices. The QMS also harmonizes all other systems such as performance management.” said Undersecretary Cardozo Luna representing Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana during awarding of ISO 9001:2015 certificate to the Office of Civil Defense earlier today at the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Operations Center.

(19 December 2020)

Residents of flood- and landslide prone areas in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao are advised to prepare for a rainy weekend as three weather systems affect the country’s weather: Tropical Depression ‘VICKY’, the Northeast Monsoon (AMIHAN) and the Tail End of a Frontal System.