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
Barangays Margen and Don Carlos Revilla in Ormoc City are the latest recipients of new classrooms built under this year's PH-US military exercises
The unmanned firefighting machine can pump 2,500 liters of water per minute and help firefighters do their job in safer environment
Rumors of the tsunami risk have been spreading online. There have also been persistent questions from online users about the tsunami warning even after Phivolcs had lifted it.
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council declares Red Alert status after a strong earthquake hits Davao Occidental
(5th UPDATE) At 6:54 am, Saturday, Phivolcs cancels its tsunami advisory 'as there is no longer a tsunami threat for this event'
On May 13, the humanitarian group will stage the 4th Million Volunteer Run across the country, completing its extensive network of one million volunteers
See the complete list of awards given by Climate Reality Project Philippines, which is part of the global movement founded by Nobel Laureate Al Gore
The MMDA K-9 team is training everyday pet owners and their dogs to be life-saving heroes in times of disasters
Local officials, with the help of non-governmental organizations, turn Marabut town's biggest cave into an emergency shelter in times of disaster
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.
Houses, barangay halls, schools in Kalilangan town are partially damaged by the earthquake last Wednesday
'We will immediately deliver water and additional food packs even on Holy Thursday,' says Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo
Director Renato Solidum Jr of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology corrects the false reports circulating online
Food, water, blankets, and tents are provided for the residents affected by the twin earthquakes
Catholics in Batangas City to observe Holy Week outdoors after quake damaged the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception
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'
The 5.6 magnitude quake damaged several structures in the resort town of Mabini town in Batangas, the quake's epicenter
(7th UPDATE) Batangas is the epicenter of both earthquakes, which measured magnitude 5.6 and 6.0, respectively
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
All the 56 barangay captains and department heads of Laoang town participate in the training conducted by MovePH
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.
'We need to view Batanes in a different light: less glossy than in travel magazines yet less desperate than in weather reports; a real place where people affected by climate change live'
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.
Project NOAH 'has literally been a lifesaver for millions of Filipinos threatened by natural disasters like floods, landslides, and storm surges....UP is happy to welcome it into its fold,' says UP president Danilo Concepcion