Members of the ASEAN Committee on Disaster Management (ACDM) Working Group on Risk Assessment and Awareness will convene for its 5th meeting on 15-16 March 2017 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Manila.

The Office of Civil Defense has received reports of fraudulent calls being made by unscrupulous individuals, introducing themselves as Usec Ricardo B Jalad or as OCD senior officials, to government offices and private persons asking for assistance on financial matters.

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council’s Pre Disaster Risk Assessment (PDRA) Core Group meets to discuss on the possible effects of the Low Pressure Area (LPA) inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) today, 07 March 2017 at the NDRRM Operations Center, Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.

07 March 2017- Office of Civil Defense (OCD) opens discussion with the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) on the proposed transfer of Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC) chairmanship at the NDRRMC Conference Room, Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.