Engr. Amier Ashan Aplal of OCD ARMM presents on the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) of the office during the development of SOPs for forecast Based Emergency Preparedness conducted for DAP-SHDP at Em Manor Hotel, Cotabato City on 08-10 March 2017.

OCD ARMM provided technical assistance to the Development Academy of the Philippines – Sustainable Human Development Program (DAP-SHDP) for the development of SOPs for Forecast-based Emergency Preparedness.

The activity aims to enhance forecast-based preparedness and response at the national and regional levels through improved predictive capacity of early warning systems.

Engr. Amier Ashan Aplal together with Mr. Maverick Juvel Pedrosa of OCD-ARMM, presented the SOPs of the office, highlighting the coordination and communication mechanisms and procedures before and during an emergency  as well as the functions of OCD and the Regional DRRM Office in relation to heightened alert levels.