What happens when terrorists take advantage of a city devastated by a calamity?
'We should always assume that the disaster [management] office or the local [government] will not be able to respond immediately [after an earthquake],' a disaster management officer says
The impressions count indicates widespread engagement and interest in the disaster preparedness exercise
(UPDATED) Government officials, firefighters, rescuers, soldiers, and police also respond to the different earthquake scenarios across Metro Manila for #MMShakeDrill
The scenarios performed by the different local government units for #MMShakeDrill seek to foster a culture of preparedness in anticipation of the movement of the West Valley Fault
Dubbed #MMShakeDrill online, the 3rd earthquake preparedness exercise across Metro Manila and nearby provinces, begins at 4pm, Friday, July 14
Here's a list of the activities that Metro Manila local governments have prepared for this year's earthquake drill
Typhoon season is underway in the Philippines, and some officials warn the funds for handling calamities may not be enough
Here's a list of reminders on participating in the #MMShakeDrill on July 14 to 17
MovePH's Voltaire Tupaz talks to Ormoc Mayor Richard Gomez on Rappler Talk on Monday, 6pm, July 10. Bookmark this page to watch the conversation.
A total of 1,837 families or 9,185 persons living in Leyte are displaced by the earthquake
The project aims to educate a wider range of audience in disaster preparedness and risk reduction by publishing content of relevant topics on social media
DILG undersecretary Austere Panadero says it is crucial to bring preparation down to the community and family levels
The magnitude-6.5 earthquake in Leyte is generated by the movement of the Leyte Segment of the Philippine Fault
Liter of Light founder Illac Diaz says teaching people to rebuild their homes can make it cheaper to reconstruct towns and cities
'We need [imagination] for disaster preparedness,' Science Undersecretary Renato Solidum Jr says at the Agos Summit
Senator Richard Gordon, Philippine Red Cross chairman, says effective disaster preparedness requires meticulous planning, a wide arsenal of equipment and vehicles, and committed volunteers
'The first action is really to provide information,' says Rupert Ambil II, executive director of Move.PH, at the relaunch of the Agos eBayanihan Platform
'For every $1 you invest in disaster risk reduction, you actually save up to $7 of losses,' Senator Loren Legarda says during Rappler’s AGOS summit on disaster preparedness
Migel Estoque, communications manager of PDRF, urges proactive effort in order to build a culture of resiliency
Agos uses technology for disaster preparedness and to save lives during natural disasters
The second day of the Agos Summit covers a broad range of topics on disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. Agos eBayanihan will also be relaunched.
At the Agos Summit, MMDA's Ramon Santiago calls on the public to volunteer their dogs for K9 search and rescue training
(UPDATED) Twitter users join the discussion on disaster preparedness during the first-ever Agos Summit, generating over 800 million impressions
Panelists of the first-ever Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness talk about what makes certain sectors of Philippine society highly vulnerable to climate change
'If the media you're already consuming starts to address these issues, you're going to start to perk up and pay attention because role models in TV can also be role models in real life,' says Bambike founder Bryan McClelland
Day 1 of the Agos summit highlights climate action initiated by the youth and women, and LGU preparedness efforts like the #MMShakeDrill. Bookmark this page to watch the summit.
Learn from champions, experts, and practitioners of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation at the Agos Summit this Friday and Saturday
Know more about the speakers at the Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness on July 7-8 at SM Aura's Samsung Hall. Register for limited free tickets today!
Learn more about the Metro Manila Shake Drill to be held from July 14 to 17, 2017 and how you can prepare for the 'Big One'
The disaster risk reduction platform Agos, powered by eBayanihan, will be used for the biggest earthquake drill in Metro Manila to be held on July 14-17
(UPDATED) The NDRRMC leads an earthquake drill around the country on Thursday, June 29
A program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development hopes to 'give former drug dependents a sense of responsibility and belonging' while 'strengthening the disaster resilience and response of communities'
A few days before the country observes the National Disaster Consciousness Month in July, the University of the Philippines officially relaunches Project NOAH
MovePH will host the two-day Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness from July 7 to 8 at the Samsung Hall, SM Aura, Taguig City. Pre-registration is now open.
After 3 years of research, VSU turns over high resolution maps and data in CDs to representatives of local government units in the 5 provinces of Region 8
The NDRRMC awards several local government units and private groups for their outstanding efforts in disaster management and humanitarian response
'The DSWD continues to assist the affected families both in the evacuation centers and those staying outside evacuation centers,' Social Secretary Judy Taguiwalo says
A total of 58 awards will be given to individuals and groups from various sectors in the 18th Gawad Kalasag National Awarding Ceremony
Through social media, Agos, Tabang Sibilyan, and government help, a father brings his wife to a hospital in Iligan City, where she gives birth to a healthy baby boy
The Office of Civil Defense - Cordillera Administrative Region makes learning about disaster preparedness fun and engaging through its disaster preparedness super hero
'Punta sila sa mga nakaupo nating local government officials at sa ating mga DSWD focal persons ... humingi ng tamang instructions,' says DSWD Undersecretary Hope Hervilla
The UP NOAH Center under the UP-RI will offer reports for cities and municipalities to help them manage their ecological vulnerabilities
The two-day summer camp teaches kids from 8 to 17 years old about fire safety, first aid, and firefighting techniques
To strengthen this initiative, the education department wraps up its Brigada Eskwela program with a series of seminars on disaster risk reduction management, and fire and earthquake drills
Equipped from head to toe, Juan Handa is prepared for disasters
The equipment utilizes small cellular technology that will power the Philippine Red Cross' SOS cellular network, even when lines are down
The partnership enables the education agency to harness social media and technology in managing disaster information using Agos powered by eBayanihan
M/V Amazing Grace can 'complement government forces in providing immediate relief assistance during emergency and crisis situations,' says President Rodrigo Duterte