OCD 7 showcased its efforts on DRRM during the 1st Cebu Summit and Learning Event on Inclusive DRR and Info Fair Exhibition 2016 on 20 May 2016 at SM Seaside City, Cebu City.
Co-organized by the Cebu Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office and A2D Project—Research Group forAlternatives to Development Inc., the event aims to enhance public awareness campaigns especially for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs).
The OCD booth features the four thematic areas on DRRM namely; Prevention and Mitigation, Preparedness, Response,and Rehabilitation and Recovery with activities under each area. It also has a side cork board where visitors can post their ideas, thoughts and comments about how and what they can contribute in DRRM.
Aside from these, the booth also displays information and education campaign materials and visitors can get flyers and brochures related to preparedness activities for various hazards.
The DRR Info Fair was participated by other partner agencies such as PAGASA, DOH, DSWD, PRC and otherLGUs, civil society organizations and non-government organizations.
The Info Fair will provide an opportunity to take stock of achievements, and good practices on DRRM efforts, and build awareness of communities especially for PWDs against various hazards. The exhibit will run from 20-24 May 2016 at the Cube Wing Atrium of SM Seaside City.