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Manila Bulletin
ARMM disaster workers on heightened alertto it in the provinces of North Cotabato, Maguindanao, Sultan Kudarat and South
ARMM disaster workers on heightened alert
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
to it in the provinces of North Cotabato, Maguindanao, Sultan Kudarat and South Cotabato. Myrna Angot, director for Office of Civil Defense (OCD-ARMM), said all disaster workers across the region, especially in the island provinces of... Read more
12d
The Manila Times
Habagat death toll rises to 7, rains displace 155,000 peopledue to landslides in San Mateo, Rizal. Undersecretary Ricardo Jalad, NDRRMC ex
Habagat death toll rises to 7, rains displace 155,000 people
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
due to landslides in San Mateo, Rizal. Undersecretary Ricardo Jalad, NDRRMC executive director and administrator of the Office of Civil Defense, said in a report that P2.9 million worth of relief assistance had been provided to affected families... Read more
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12d
Inquirier.net
Death toll in monsoon rains rises to 7to the NDRRMC. In a report released 8 a.m.on Tuesday, Undersecretary Ricardo J
Death toll in monsoon rains rises to 7
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
to the NDRRMC. In a report released 8 a.m.on Tuesday, Undersecretary Ricardo Jalad, NDRRMC executive director and Office of Civil Defense administrator, government agencies were monitoring a low pressure area located 800 kilometers east of... Read more
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13d
Manila Bulletin
Albay solon seeks creation of independent authority to strengthen PHL disaster managementfor DRRM,” he said. NDRRMA, NDRRMC, OCD Salceda said under the proposed bill,
Albay solon seeks creation of independent authority to strengthen PHL disaster management
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
for DRRM,” he said. NDRRMA, NDRRMC, OCD Salceda said under the proposed bill, the NDRRMA will be separate from the Office of Civil Defense (OCD), which will continue to perform its original mandate to administer a comprehensive national... Read more
13d
Inquirier.net
2 more die, 50,000 evacuated as monsoon rains continueand northern Luzon, said the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Co
2 more die, 50,000 evacuated as monsoon rains continue
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
and northern Luzon, said the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Coordinating Council. In a press briefing, Office of Civil Defense spokesperson Romina Marasigan said that as of 8 a.m. on Monday, 11,087 families or 50,592 people were... Read more
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13d
Manila Bulletin
Monsoon rains still expected todaytwo to four tropical cyclones usually occur during August. Undersecretary Rica
Monsoon rains still expected today
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
two to four tropical cyclones usually occur during August. Undersecretary Ricardo B. Jalad, NDRRMC Executive Director and Office of Civil Defense Administrator, identified the six injured persons as John Harry Parco Ocera, 38; Arnold Gomez, 25;... Read more
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13d
Inquirier.net
Buildings shake on Panay, Negros islands as earthquake jolts Antiquestrong earthquake hit the two islands on Monday evening. No damage or casualty
Buildings shake on Panay, Negros islands as earthquake jolts Antique
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
strong earthquake hit the two islands on Monday evening. No damage or casualty was reported as of 8:10 p.m. The Office of Civil Defense in Western Visayas was still getting reports from provincial offices. The magnitude 5.1 earthquake... Read more
13d
Manila Bulletin
President Duterte conducts aerial inspection of habagat-affected areasfor the remaining evacuees. The President has also directed the Department of
President Duterte conducts aerial inspection of habagat-affected areas
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
for the remaining evacuees. The President has also directed the Department of Agriculture to make immediate assessment on the damages to the agriculture. The Office of Civil Defense has reported five casualties, six injuries and o... Read more
14d
The Manila Times
434 families in 3 Rizal towns evacuate due to floods, landslidesCAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna: The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Calabarzon over the
434 families in 3 Rizal towns evacuate due to floods, landslides
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
CAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna: The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Calabarzon over the weekend ordered the pre-emptive evacuation of families in the towns of Cainta, San Mateo and Rodriguez in Rizal province due to flood and landslides caused by heavy... Read more
14d
Manila Bulletin
3,434 families in 3 Rizal towns evacuate due to floods, landslidesof residents were evacuated from the coastal areas of Legazpi City agains storm
3,434 families in 3 Rizal towns evacuate due to floods, landslides
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
of residents were evacuated from the coastal areas of Legazpi City agains storm surge. CAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna — The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Calabarzon over the weekend ordered the pre-emptive evacuation of vulnerable families in the... Read more
14d
Inquirier.net
Metro, 8 provinces floodedcenters in about 20 towns. A total of 15,665 families, or about 70,000 people,
Metro, 8 provinces flooded
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
centers in about 20 towns. A total of 15,665 families, or about 70,000 people, were affected across the country. The Office of Civil Defense-National Capital Region activated a task force last Saturday to monitor flooding and conduct... Read more
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14d
Manila Bulletin
Rains force class suspensionsto high school both public and private), in Pampanga. NDRRMC Executive Directo
Rains force class suspensions
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
to high school both public and private), in Pampanga. NDRRMC Executive Director Undersecretary Ricardo B. Jalad, also Office of Civil Defense (OCD) administrator, said that due to the effects of monsoon rains since last week, four people have... Read more
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15d
Pilipino Star
Heavy rains to continue until midweekskies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms. In a radio interview, Georgi
Heavy rains to continue until midweek
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms. In a radio interview, Georgina Garcia, public information officer of the Office of Civil Defense in Calabarzon, said they are still monitoring the effects of monsoon rain in the region but it has... Read more
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15d
Manila Bulletin
Monsoon rains trigger flashfloods in some Central Luzon areasflashfloods in some areas of the region. Josefina Timoteo, chairperson of the
Monsoon rains trigger flashfloods in some Central Luzon areas
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
flashfloods in some areas of the region. Josefina Timoteo, chairperson of the RDRRMC and regional director of the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Region 3, said all concerned members of the disaster councils had been ordered to undertake... Read more
17d
Inquirier.net
Elderly man drowns, 60 families flee from floods in Antique, Iloilo CityBrasileno, 68, drowned at the Malbug River in Janiuay town early Wednesday, acc
Elderly man drowns, 60 families flee from floods in Antique, Iloilo City
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Brasileno, 68, drowned at the Malbug River in Janiuay town early Wednesday, according to reports reaching the Office of Civil Defense Western Visayas office in Iloilo City. Brasileno was on his way home and was crossing the river in... Read more
27d
Inquirier.net
‘Carina’ leaves but rains persist due to monsoonSunday night at evacuation centers in the coastal towns of Divilacan, Maconacon
‘Carina’ leaves but rains persist due to monsoon
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
Sunday night at evacuation centers in the coastal towns of Divilacan, Maconacon, Palanan and Dinapigue. In Cagayan, the Office of Civil Defense said 8,000 people evacuated but returned home on Monday. In Baclayon, Bohol, a twister formed,... Read more
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27d
Office of the President - Philippines
89 families in Cagayan, Isabela evacuated due to ‘Carina’refuge in evacuation centers as floods due to heavy rains brought by severe tro
89 families in Cagayan, Isabela evacuated due to ‘Carina’
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 27 days ago
refuge in evacuation centers as floods due to heavy rains brought by severe tropical storm ‘Carina’ continue to rise, the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Regional Office-02 reported Monday. Of the said number, 51 families or 153 individuals are... Read more
27d
Sun Star
Diño graces Central Visayas NDCM culmination, awarding ritesDiño on Friday, July 29, 2016, keynoted the National Disaster Consciousness Mon
Diño graces Central Visayas NDCM culmination, awarding rites
Sun Star / Posted 27 days ago
Diño on Friday, July 29, 2016, keynoted the National Disaster Consciousness Month (NDCM) culmination organized by the Office of Civil Defense (OCD)-Central Visayas at Quest Hotel, Cebu City. Dino, in his speech, underscored the importance of... Read more
27d
Manila Bulletin
MGB-12 probes suspected sinkhole in S. Cotabato village SINK HOLE NEAR BAGUIO — Shown in this handout photo from the Office of Civil
MGB-12 probes suspected sinkhole in S. Cotabato village
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
SINK HOLE NEAR BAGUIO — Shown in this handout photo from the Office of Civil Defense-Cordillera Administrative Region (OCD-CAR) is the sinkhole area in Sitio Batuang, Barangay Virac, Itogon,... Read more
27d
Manila Bulletin
35 barangays, 1,863 families in Cagayan, Isabela affected by ‘Carina’ — OCDon Manila Bay as severe tropical storm Carina intensified and made landfall in
35 barangays, 1,863 families in Cagayan, Isabela affected by ‘Carina’ — OCD
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
on Manila Bay as severe tropical storm Carina intensified and made landfall in Cagayan Sunday. TUGUEGARAO CITY — The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Region 2 on Monday said 1,863 families or 8,289 persons in 35 barangays from the provinces of... Read more
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28d
Pilipino Star
Carina pummels Northern Luzonin those areas,” said Arnel Garcia, DSWD regional director for Bicol, during an
Carina pummels Northern Luzon
Pilipino Star / Posted 28 days ago
in those areas,” said Arnel Garcia, DSWD regional director for Bicol, during an emergency teleconference meeting at the Office of Civil Defense. Garcia said he is just waiting for additional requests from local government units that would be... Read more
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28d
The Manila Times
Rains trigger landslides in CatanduanesCarina triggered sporadic landslides in the island province of Catanduanes beca
Rains trigger landslides in Catanduanes
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
Carina triggered sporadic landslides in the island province of Catanduanes because of torrential rains on Saturday, the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Bicol reported here. Barnardo Rafaelito “Raffy” Alejandro, OCD Bicol director and Regional... Read more
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28d
Manila Bulletin
Isabela, Cagayan suspend classes on Monday due to ‘Carina’suspended classes for Monday due to severe tropical storm ‘Carina’. Ronald Vil
Isabela, Cagayan suspend classes on Monday due to ‘Carina’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 28 days ago
suspended classes for Monday due to severe tropical storm ‘Carina’. Ronald Villa, civil defense officer at the Region 2-Office of Civil Defense, said in a radio interview Sunday that the class suspension will cover up to the secondary level in... Read more
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29d
Manila Bulletin
Tropical storm Carina strands 3,145 Bicol passengerscrafts and 234 rolling cargoes such as trucks, buses, as well as light vehicles
Tropical storm Carina strands 3,145 Bicol passengers
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
crafts and 234 rolling cargoes such as trucks, buses, as well as light vehicles like cars. Raffy Alejandro, head of the Office of Civil Defense Bicol (OCD), in an interview, said majority of the stranded passengers were bound for the Samar and... Read more
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29d
The Manila Times
3,000 stranded in ports as ‘Carina’ hits Bicolseacraft and motorized bancas as tropical depression Carina hit the region on S
3,000 stranded in ports as ‘Carina’ hits Bicol
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
seacraft and motorized bancas as tropical depression Carina hit the region on Saturday. Bernardo Rafaelito Alejandro, Office of Civil Defense (OCD) director and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council chairman in Bicol, told The... Read more
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29d
Rappler
Thousands stranded in Bicol, E. Visayas ports due to Carinain those areas. Of the total number of stranded passengers, 1,873 are in Bicol
Thousands stranded in Bicol, E. Visayas ports due to Carina
Rappler / Posted 29 days ago
in those areas. Of the total number of stranded passengers, 1,873 are in Bicol ports. Bernardo Rafaelito Alejandro, Office of Civil Defense director and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council chairman in Bicol, said the... Read more
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29d
Inquirier.net
‘Carina’ strands 3,000 passengers in Bicol portsLEGAZPI CITY—The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Region 5 has noted some 3,145 pa
‘Carina’ strands 3,000 passengers in Bicol ports
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
LEGAZPI CITY—The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Region 5 has noted some 3,145 passengers stranded in various ports in Bicol due to inclement weather brought by Tropical Depression “Carina.” As of 5 p.m. Saturday, OCD 5 reported 2,314 passengers were... Read more
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29d
Manila Bulletin
2,031 passengers stranded in Bicol due to TD ‘Carina’40 sea vessels and 224 rolling cargoes such as trucks, buses and light vehicles
2,031 passengers stranded in Bicol due to TD ‘Carina’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
40 sea vessels and 224 rolling cargoes such as trucks, buses and light vehicles like cars. Rafael Alejandro, head of the Office of Civil Defense Bicol (OCD), in an interview, said majority of the stranded passengers were bound for the Samar and... Read more
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29d
Manila Bulletin
NDRRMC on ‘blue’ alert due to TD CarinaAssist in the conduct of their respective RDRRMC Pre-Disaster Risk Assesment (P
NDRRMC on ‘blue’ alert due to TD Carina
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Assist in the conduct of their respective RDRRMC Pre-Disaster Risk Assesment (PDRA) meeting in close coordination with your Office of Civil Defense (OCD), PAGASA, and DENR counterparts; -Ensure the participation of respective RDRRMC member-agencies... Read more
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Inquirier.net
1,425 passengers stranded in ports as Bicol braces for ‘Carina’in Camarines Sur; and Virac, San Andres and Codon in Catanduanes, according to
1,425 passengers stranded in ports as Bicol braces for ‘Carina’
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
in Camarines Sur; and Virac, San Andres and Codon in Catanduanes, according to Raffy Alejandro, RDRRMC chairperson and Office of Civil Defense (OCD) regional director. Alejandro said 1,132 passengers were bound for the Samar and Leyte... Read more
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