Cho Eun-Hwa, a 17-year-old girl from Danwon High School, is named by the maritime ministry in a statement
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
Here's how you can help residents of Marawi City, amid clashes between the Philippine military and local terrorists
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
US Joint Task Force commander Brigadier General John Jansen says the level of sophistication in the shared understanding of doctrine and war fighting necessitates that the Philippine and US militaries up their cooperation game
Equipped from head to toe, Juan Handa is prepared for disasters
The Balikatan exercises almost didn't happen after President Duterte threatened to cancel it, but he was convinced to allow it
Bones retrieved Tuesday from the third floor of the salvaged ship matched X-rays and dental records from Huh Da-Yun, the maritime ministry says in a press statement
The equipment utilizes small cellular technology that will power the Philippine Red Cross' SOS cellular network, even when lines are down
Balikatan 2017 simulates how the Philippine and US militaries will jointly respond to the aftermath of a super typhoon in the Philippines
But the department insists it used its Quick Response Fund correctly, saying that their role in disaster involves organizing, training, and equipping first responders from the AFP
M/V Amazing Grace can function as a mobile command center, cargo transport vessel, and evacuation ship
(UPDATED) The annual activity adjusts to President Rodrigo Duterte's orders: Balikatan 2017 exercises will not focus on external defense or maritime security
The unmanned firefighting machine can pump 2,500 liters of water per minute and help firefighters do their job in safer environment
These apps can help people prepare for disasters and earthquakes and stay informed during one
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council declares Red Alert status after a strong earthquake hits Davao Occidental
On May 13, the humanitarian group will stage the 4th Million Volunteer Run across the country, completing its extensive network of one million volunteers
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko calls the explosion and its dire aftermath 'an unhealing wound with which we as a people live with'
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The first Balikatan exercises under Duterte will focus on humanitarian assistance and disaster response and counter-terrorism
President Rodrigo Duterte earlier signed the agreement despite his misgivings
Local officials, with the help of non-governmental organizations, turn Marabut town's biggest cave into an emergency shelter in times of disaster
Rescuers are still searching for two more missing persons in Carmen, where 73 houses were washed out due to nonstop rains
DSWD field offices are on standby to extend assistance to affected local government units
(UPDATED) The Office of Civil Defense advises travelers not to proceed to seaports after the cancellation of sea trips due to Tropical Depression Crising
A day after Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo visited Tingloy town in Batangas, relief goods start to come in as promised
The earthquake swarm that hit Batangas in April 2017 damaged the Minor Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, one of the province’s oldest churches.
'We will immediately deliver water and additional food packs even on Holy Thursday,' says Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo
The Knowledge Co-Creation Program is part of JICA’s development cooperation with the Philippines
Director Renato Solidum Jr of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology corrects the false reports circulating online
The strong tremors in Batangas leave more than a thousand families displaced
'I have personally ordered that relief operations be undertaken immediately to restore normalcy to the affected areas as soon as possible,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
Food, water, blankets, and tents are provided for the residents affected by the twin earthquakes
The PRC says it has sent out tents and generator sets to its chapter in Batangas
(UPDATED) DOST Undersecretary Renato Solidum Jr, concurrent Phivolcs director, urges the public 'to stay calm and review their preparedness and response plans'
On its 70th founding anniversary, the PRC launches its first disaster response ship in the Philippines. From April 1-15, 2017, help name that vessel
NDRRMC launches the nationwide simultaneous earthquake drill in Cebu City
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
(UPDATED) On March 24, 1996, the Philippines saw one of the biggest mining disasters in Philippine history, which led to a drastic change in the country's mining policy
Two enormous barges are positioned on either side of the 6,825-ton ship and air bags are inserted for the salvage effort, which is being led by a Chinese consortium
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Numerous lawsuits have been filed in relation to various aspects of the disaster, but Friday's ruling marks the first verdict in a group lawsuit by evacuees seeking compensation from both the government and TEPCO over the catastrophe
According to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, only about P5.8 billion is left of the NDRRMC fund, which is not enough to fund recovery needs
At the end of March, PRC will conduct an earthquake simulation involving PRC chapters in cities that lie near the West Valley Fault.
For remote communities in Batanes, weathering typhoons is nothing new, but climate change threatens to uproot their homes and destroy their livelihoods. Watch this 360 video on how communities in Itbayat are facing their new normal.