Japanese International Cooperation Agency - updates

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Business groups seek approval of road linking port of Manila to Skyway

Jul 12, 2015 - 11:17 PM

Half the current number of delivery trucks from the Port of Manila would use proposed elevated link to the Skyway stage 3 the PCCI says

Tool to check earthquake readiness of PH houses launched

Feb 19, 2014 - 3:57 PM

With this tool homeowners can check the earthquake readiness of their own houses

CHECK FOR YOURSELF. JICA Chief Representative Sasaki Takahiro (right in suit) and PHIVOLCS Director Renato Solidum unveil the 12-point earthquake safety checklist on February 19, 2014. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

12-point checklist for an earthquake-resistant house

Feb 19, 2014 - 3:57 PM

Is your house earthquake resistant? Check yourself using these 12 questions

COMMON HOUSE. Concrete hollow block (CHB) houses are common in the Philippines because they are cheap and easy to construct. Photo from PHIVOLCS

Trash or treasure: What to do with Yolanda garbage?

Jan 25, 2014 - 8:30 AM

A Japanese city suggests ways Yolanda hit areas can properly handle their post typhoon debris and even benefit from them

SCATTERED. A child stands among the debris after typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan devastated the city of Tacloban, Leyte. Photo by EPA/Francis Malasig