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The latest on security technologies this 2018

Mar 01, 2018 - 4:32 PM

Learn more about protecting your business from cyber and physical security threats in PROTECT 2018 this March 12-13, 2018

Rescue teams gear up for Disaster Responders' Challenge 2016

Nov 29, 2016 - 3:03 PM

A two day long challenge will test the capability and readiness of various disaster response team to save lives in times of crisis

DPWH works on Cagayan, Tagoloan, Imus rivers to prevent flooding

Jul 11, 2016 - 2:12 PM

The priority areas in this P356 million flood risk management project have been identified by the Japan International Cooperation Agency in two studies

#ClimateActionPH: It’s time for the Philippines to get serious about climate change

Apr 29, 2016 - 12:07 PM

The country’s vulnerability to climate change is made worse by poverty its lack of knowledge and means to protect itself and its inability to cope and manage its surroundings

Gender-targeting and rethinking disaster response

Dec 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM

The United Nations Population Fund stresses the need for a more gender based approach to disaster response given that women and children are at the greatest risk during emergencies

PH small businesses lure cloud computing giants

Sep 09, 2015 - 8:49 PM

The Philippines has a booming economy There is a huge appetite for innovation here and the market is very open to fresh ideas says Microsoft Philippines COO

SKY IS THE LIMIT. The cloud provides remote accessibility which allows SMEs to expand quickly and reach a wider audience through the Internet.

Hubble at 25, Google's Project Fi, Chile volcanic eruption | SciTech4u

Apr 27, 2015 - 3:30 PM

That and the girl who proved Einstein right in this week s episode of SciTech4u

More corruption in PH means more deaths from disasters – study

Mar 10, 2015 - 8:22 PM

Countries with higher levels of corruption have a higher number of casualties from natural disasters a study finds

MASS BURIAL. Bodies of victims of Typhoon Haiyan are brought to the public cemetery in Basper, Tacloban City for mass burial on November 14, 2013. File photo by Jake Verzosa/Rappler

France loan offer, artificial islands, Jihadi John | The wRap

Feb 27, 2015 - 6:53 PM

France offers the Philippines a loan for disaster risk management China builds 3 artificial islands in disputed waters And who is Jihadi John?

Sulfur rain

Feb 15, 2015 - 8:00 AM

First the explosion And then matter that looked like manna from heaven but stung like shards of glass

How to handle firecrackers safely this new year's eve

Dec 30, 2014 - 8:02 PM

Emergency management expert Martin Aguda shares these family safety tips for handling firecrackers and fire

Tacloban enforces 100% evacuation in storm surge-prone villages

Dec 06, 2014 - 7:42 PM

Government opens at least 17 evacuation centers across the city Distribution of relief goods is now faster and efficiently managed

SEEKING SHELTER. Leyte residents seek shelter in churches, schools, and evacuation centers as Typhoon Ruby approaches. Photo by Vincent Go/Rappler

WeatherPhilippines, LBC sign partnership for disaster risk management

May 13, 2014 - 3:36 PM

The partnership aims to complement the government’s efforts in reducing weather related disaster risks in the country

Preparing to withstand other extreme weather events

Mar 29, 2014 - 2:31 PM

Climate changes may also increase the danger of war because already scarce natural resources including drinking water will be under greater pressure

UP Forum: Should there be a new disaster agency?

Mar 13, 2014 - 11:00 PM

A proposed Senate bill seeks to create a full time agency that is more responsive to disasters and deftly suited for handling calamities

HIGHLIGHTS: Disaster recovery and resilient cities

Mar 12, 2014 - 11:59 AM

Rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson Indonesian Senior Minister Kuntoro Mangkusubroto and former Christchurch New Zealand mayor Bob Parker discuss resilient cities

Storm Surge 101: Are you at risk? Are you prepared for it?

Mar 08, 2014 - 8:35 PM

With more than half the population living on the coast the Philippines is particularly vulnerable to storm surge

Philippine hazard maps online

Nov 15, 2013 - 2:18 PM

This page includes hazard maps produced under the READY Project and other recent efforts to map hazards in the country

Four important steps to help you prepare for disasters

Aug 29, 2013 - 6:15 AM

A quick guide for securing your family and finances before disaster strikes

Lopez-led telco says 2012 revenues may exceed target

Oct 23, 2012 - 5:46 PM

Bayan Telecommunication sees strong earnings from consumer and corporate data services

Internet: 'Playing field for crimes'

Apr 26, 2012 - 11:08 AM

Security specialists gather to discuss cyber crimes and how to prevent them emphasize how the Internet can be used for good and evil

URGENT TOPIC. Cyber crimes and prevention were topics of discussion at Protect 2012, an annual, international conference on risk managament. April 25, 2012. Natashya Gutierrez.