disaster mitigation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on disaster mitigation


How does Project NOAH contribute to PH's disaster management?

Jan 30, 2017 - 8:29 PM

The country s flagship disaster prevention and mitigation program aids Filipinos during times of calamity Here s what you need to know

Pagasa to take over Project NOAH, says DOST

Jan 30, 2017 - 5:40 PM

Project NOAH has reached its completion and project ending date New project proposals are welcome if there is a new study to be made the science department says

WATCH: Help farmers adapt to climate change

Nov 24, 2016 - 1:41 PM

Oxfam in the Philippines calls on the government to protect the people who grow our food especially the most vulnerable small scale women farmers

CLIMATE VULNERABILITY. The effects of climate change worsen the situation of women farmers in the Philippines

2 years after Yolanda: Learning from disaster

Nov 07, 2015 - 3:00 PM

A robust system to monitor progress is needed to enable effective communication about recovery Without it conflicting messages and directions can lead to confusion rather than clarity

Rappler’s Project Agos garners bronze in global brands awards

Jun 11, 2015 - 12:17 PM

Rappler s online disaster management platform Project Agos gets bronze in the Asia Pacific Tambuli Awards

Rappler's Project Agos finalist in global brands awards

May 15, 2015 - 8:30 PM

Geared toward disaster preparedness and risk mitigation Project Agos is a finalist in the Asia Pacific Tambuli awards

Archive of Agos alert maps from past PH typhoons, floods, and earthquakes

Oct 31, 2014 - 10:33 AM

Here s a list of Agos alert maps activated during various disasters that happened in the Philippines between 2013 and 2014

Using civil engineering for disaster preparedness

Oct 16, 2014 - 2:15 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The civil engineering talk is a symposium for and by civil engineering students

Asian Forum on CSR identifies the foundations of resilient communities

Sep 04, 2014 - 11:07 AM

The forum’s focus on resilience is reflective of the questions that governments businesses social enterprises and civil society must answer in a world of uncertainty

ON RESILIENCY. Former East Timor President Dr Jose Horta delivers his keynote address during the Asian Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility. Photo from AFCSR

A town saved by mangroves

Jun 30, 2014 - 5:58 PM

Palompon could ve been any other devastated town after Super Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the area but the town was spared; all thanks to their mangroves

Palompon after Yolanda

Pasig City: Learning from Ondoy, ready for the rain

Jun 18, 2014 - 6:43 PM

Pasig City is a recognized leader in urban disaster preparedness But the city was not always this prepared Rappler takes a look at what makes this City resilient

Delayed Yolanda rehab: Money not reaching LGUs

May 09, 2014 - 10:57 AM

Oxfam s humanitarian programme manager Tariq Riebl says it s not an issue of local or national government capacity – or lack of it – but an issue of money

Risk insurance: The next step toward disaster resilience?

Jan 21, 2014 - 8:20 PM

Multinational insurance companies developed a possible insurance model that they say should be mandatory for all LGUs

Indonesia landslide kills 4, 18 missing: official

Jan 27, 2013 - 12:30 PM

Four people died while 3 others were injured