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[OPINION] Urgently needed: Department for disaster resilience and climate change

Sep 09, 2018 - 10:00 AM

We have been calling for the new department for 5 years now, even before the 2013 Yolanda disaster. It would be fitting that we finally get this done on the fifth anniversary of that terrible event.

[OPINION] 5 years after Yolanda, imperatives for addressing disasters

Sep 08, 2018 - 5:30 PM

Right now, our efforts have been marred by bureaucratic squabbling and largely isolated activities

Resilience: An 'idea of good currency'

Nov 25, 2015 - 3:11 PM

It is highly anticipated that the concept of resilience will gain prominent attention in the COP21 as it has emerged in the discourse in most international processes that deal with disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation

Reconstructing after Yolanda: potential gaps and stumbling blocks

Jul 06, 2014 - 1:08 PM

Now is a good time to reflect on what potential stumbling blocks we should be cautious of as we move forward