The DSWD predicts that some 252,223 families will be affected of which 54,802 are poor
Bike Scouts Philippines is made up of volunteer bicycle messengers who respond to isolated areas in the aftermath of a disaster
'In a time when people are increasingly exposed to the factors of disaster and climate change, I believe that usable maps can help people make a difference'
The head of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in the Philippines talks to MovePH's Voltaire Tupaz on July 31, 2:30pm. Bookmark this page to watch the interview.
The Civil Defense board game aims to teach concepts on disaster risk reduction in a fun and engaging way
According to the Provincial Climate Change Action Plan 2017-2023, an estimated 244,997 people are highly susceptible to landslides, with Puerto Princesa City, Roxas, and Rizal having the highest population exposure
What happens when terrorists take advantage of a city devastated by a calamity?
The impressions count indicates widespread engagement and interest in the disaster preparedness exercise
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
Here's a list of reminders on participating in the #MMShakeDrill on July 14 to 17
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
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.
(UPDATED) Twitter users join the discussion on disaster preparedness during the first-ever Agos Summit, generating over 800 million impressions
Phivolcs geologist Charmaine Villamin says that the strength of 'the Big One' will not be far in magnitude from the earthquake that hit Leyte
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!
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
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.
A total of 58 awards will be given to individuals and groups from various sectors in the 18th Gawad Kalasag National Awarding Ceremony
The Office of Civil Defense - Cordillera Administrative Region makes learning about disaster preparedness fun and engaging through its disaster preparedness super hero
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 unmanned firefighting machine can pump 2,500 liters of water per minute and help firefighters do their job in safer environment
Local officials, with the help of non-governmental organizations, turn Marabut town's biggest cave into an emergency shelter in times of disaster
(UPDATED) The Office of Civil Defense advises travelers not to proceed to seaports after the cancellation of sea trips due to Tropical Depression Crising
Director Renato Solidum Jr of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology corrects the false reports circulating online
(UPDATED) DOST Undersecretary Renato Solidum Jr, concurrent Phivolcs director, urges the public 'to stay calm and review their preparedness and response plans'
Barangay West Crame in San Juan City holds a community-wide fire drill to test the neighborhood's response to future disasters
Learning from its experience during Super Typhoon Yolanda, the town of Sto Nino now wants its residents prepared for the next big disaster
At the end of March, PRC will conduct an earthquake simulation involving PRC chapters in cities that lie near the West Valley Fault.
Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum discusses the science behind the February 10 tremor and how the affected communities should deal with the disaster
Here's a list of emergency hotlines affected residents can call or text
Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno urges residents in the eastern part of the city, particularly those who live near creeks, to seek temporary refuge in evacuation centers
This is in compliance with the Free Mobile Disaster Alerts Act
(UPDATED) On January 16, Cagayan de Oro orders forced evacuation of residents in areas that are prone to flooding