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The damages and disruption caused by TS Urduja led the provinces and some of its municipalities to declare a State of Calamity namely: Samar, Leyte, Northern Samar, Eastern Samar, and Biliran.

Weeks after the tropical storm, the Provincial Government of Biliran, through the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) conducted a Post Incident Evaluation (PIE) Workshop for TS Urduja on 18 January 2018. This aimed to address issues and concerns faced on the four (4) thematic areas: Prevention and Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, and Rehabilitation and Recovery before, during, and after TS Urduja.

The representatives were composed of Municipal DRRM Offices, Provincial Department of Science and Technology, Municipal Local Government Operations Office (MLGOO), Provincial Health Office, Provincial Department of Education, Provincial Social Welfare and Development, Provincial Public Works and Highways, Public Information Agency, Office of Civil Defense and partners from the media, among others.