The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council through the Office of Civil Defense will hold various online activities for the Third Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) to continuously instill to the public earthquake preparedness amid the pandemic.

The Philippines, through the Office of Civil Defense hosted several meetings with ASEAN officials via video conference on August 11 to 12, 2020 to discuss the advancement of the region's policies and strategies on disaster management.

Office of Civil Defense earlier today held a virtual town hall on "Disaster Risk Governance in the New Normal," as part of the culmination of the National Disaster Resilience Month.

The Office of Civil Defense distributed the frozen seafood donation of the Bureau of Customs, to various local communities, hospitals, and uniformed forces in the frontline, in support of their basic needs amid the pandemic.