PR TS Ramon 13NOV2019

As Tropical Storm “RAMON” draws closer to land, residents and local government units of affected areas in the country are advised to take precautionary measures. This was emphasized by the NDRRMC Pre Disaster Risk Assessment (PDRA) Core Group that was convened today, 13 November 2019.

PR Hungary MOA 13NOV19

To augment its response capabilities, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC), through the Office of Civil Defense (OCD), signed today a Strategic Cooperation Agreement with the Hungarian Water Technology Corporation (HWTC), Ltd. to implement a joint project titled “Delivery of a mobile water treatment compact unit to supply drinking water to the population during emergency situations and natural disasters in the Philippines.”


A DRRM Conference was held by the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in collaboration with the Eastern Samar State University (ESSU) to commemorate the sixth year of Super Typhoon Yolanda today, 09 November 2019 at Guiuan, Eastern Samar.

PR Yolanda 09NOV19

To highlight the sixth-year commemoration of Typhoon Yolanda, the Office of Civil Defense led the inauguration of the water services for fifteen resettlement sites today, 08 November 2019, in Tacloban City.