NDRRMC Prepares for TS “JENNY” and Warns the Public on Areas Susceptible to Risk of Flooding and Landslide
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The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) convened the Pre-Disaster Risk Assessment Core Group today at 11:00AM, 27 August 2019, at the NDRRMOC Conference Room in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City to discuss the updates and action plan of national government agencies on the possible effects of Tropical Storm (TS) “JENNY”
NDRRMC Addresses Itbayat’s Need for Additional Relief Items
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To ensure continuous supply of food and relief items for the victims of the 5.4 and 5.9 Magnitude earthquakes that hit Itbayat, Batanes on 27 July 2019, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) transported anew various food and non-food items to affected areas in Itbayat on August 19-21, 2019.
NDRRMC Conducts 3rd Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED)
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The NDRRMC held the 3rd Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on 08 August 2019 at 2:00PM with Ormoc City, Leyte as the ceremonial venue. Through scenarios based on the possible effects of a strong earthquake, this drill tested the community’s readiness and responsiveness, and capacity to assess and respond to various situations. These involved capabilities in Rapid Damage Assessment and Needs Analysis (RDANA), Incident Command System (ICS), Search Rescue and Retrieval (SRR), Emergency Medical Response, Emergency Communications, and Management of the Dead and Missing, among others.
NDRRMC Sustains Relief Efforts for Itbayat
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The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) continues its relief operations for victims of the 5.4 and 5.9 earthquakes which struck Itbayat, Batanes on 27 July 2019.