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The Manila Times
Guns fall silent in MarawiLorenzana said. The government can move quicker in the first phase of the reha
The Manila Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Lorenzana said. The government can move quicker in the first phase of the rehabilitation now that the fighting is over, Office of Civil Defense Assistant Secretary Kristoffer Purisima said. But he said the Marawi rehabilitation task force would... Read more
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10h
The Manila Times
PH Human rights situation worsened in 2016 – EUno longer accept “conditional” grants from the EU because these disrespect the
The Manila Times / Posted 10 hours ago
no longer accept “conditional” grants from the EU because these disrespect the sovereignty of the country. On Monday, the Office of Civil Defense said Duterte’s decision to reject grants from the EU would not be a setback to the rebuilding efforts... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH rejection of EU aid won’t hurt Marawi rehab – OCD execfrom the European Union (EU) won’t be a setback in the rehabilitation of war-to
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
from the European Union (EU) won’t be a setback in the rehabilitation of war-torn Marawi City. Bangon Marawi Spokesman and Office of Civil Defense Assistant Secretary Kristoffer James Purisima said the government has “other possible donors.” “Of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
'Halt in EU aid not a setback for Marawi rehabilitation'from the European Union for the rehabilitation of Marawi City will not a be a s
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 hours ago
from the European Union for the rehabilitation of Marawi City will not a be a setback, a government official said Monday. Office of Civil Defense Secretary Toby Purisima said that the Philippine government has been receiving pledges of support... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody urged to keep martial law timetableit our best and we are doing all we can so that we can end these hostilities in
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
it our best and we are doing all we can so that we can end these hostilities in this part of Marawi,” Padilla added. Office of Civil Defense Assistant Secretary Kristopher James Purisima cited the need for a careful post-conflict assessment... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Military allows return of ID’d Marawi folkphase would be the restoration of vital services such as water and electricity
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
phase would be the restoration of vital services such as water and electricity supply and hospital and medical care. The Office of Civil Defense reported that of 465,674 people who had been displaced, only 27,000 were sheltered in various... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody urged to keep ML timetableit our best and we are doing all we can so that we can end these hostilities in
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
it our best and we are doing all we can so that we can end these hostilities in this part of Marawi,” Padilla added. Office of Civil Defense Assistant Secretary Kristopher James Purisima cited the need for a careful post-conflict assessment... Read more
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3d
The Manila Times
Girl dies as ‘Paolo’ lashes ARMMwhile the two other injured children were Aldren Jamel Pedrong, 8, and Arnisa P
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
while the two other injured children were Aldren Jamel Pedrong, 8, and Arnisa Pedrong, 6. Raylindo Aniñon, director of the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), said that TS “Paolo” damaged about 193... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Little Rocket Man’ talk sparks renewed shelter interestin a long, concrete hall. “These were the water barrels,” Blazich said, pointi
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
in a long, concrete hall. “These were the water barrels,” Blazich said, pointing to a wall of 17.5 gallon drums labeled “Office of Civil Defense.” “Think five people per barrel, and we could get a rough approximation of who would be down... Read more
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Minda News
Military to Marawi bakwits: “Please be patient”Mindanao Hour press briefing, Assistant Secretary Kristoffer James Purisima, De
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
Mindanao Hour press briefing, Assistant Secretary Kristoffer James Purisima, Deputy Administrator for Administration of the Office of Civil Defense reported that five OCD-led teams composed of 145 members from 15 agencies, accompanied by... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody: Marawi liberatedto start The deaths of Hapilon and Maute would enable the government to shift
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
to start The deaths of Hapilon and Maute would enable the government to shift its focus to rehabilitating war-torn Marawi, Office of Civil Defense deputy administrator Kristoffer James Purisima said. Purisima said an initial assessment of the... Read more
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Minda News
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: Selling sardine cans to survive and a million dollar questionsthanks Jamel. And to all those asking, no word yet on transfer of residents to
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
thanks Jamel. And to all those asking, no word yet on transfer of residents to Marawi except on damage assessment by the Office of Civil Defense (OCD). But first at Robinsons’ Iligan, for those women who need to pray, I suggest looking into the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Maute, Hapilon deaths allow gov't to shift focus to Marawi rehabMaute would enable the government to shift its focus on rehabilitating battle-r
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Maute would enable the government to shift its focus on rehabilitating battle-ravaged Marawi, an official said Tuesday. Office of Civil Defense Deputy Administrator Kristoffer James Purisima said an initial assessment of the damage caused by the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Martial law lifting eyed; mopping up beginsbarangays in the war-torn city. In a statement, Task Force Bangon Marawi spoke
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
barangays in the war-torn city. In a statement, Task Force Bangon Marawi spokesperson Kristoffer James Purisima said the Office of Civil Defense will lead the post-conflict needs assessment teams comprised of 145 members in total. Purisima said... Read more
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10d
Pilipino Star
Rains to continue as Odette exitsschools were suspended in Cagayan as recommended by the provincial disaster ris
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
schools were suspended in Cagayan as recommended by the provincial disaster risk reduction and management office. The Office of Civil Defense in Cagayan Valley said the 12-hour rainfall caused the swelling of the Cagayan river and its... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Odette’ sinks cargo ship, 11 Indian crew missingDevelopment Authority (NEDA), Department of Transportation (DOTr), Department o
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
Development Authority (NEDA), Department of Transportation (DOTr), Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) attended. In its initial report on “Odette” yesterday, the NDRRMC said there were seven... Read more
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The Manila Times
NDRRMC raises ‘blue alert’ as ‘Odette’ dumps rain in Northern LuzonDevelopment Authority (NEDA), Department of Transportation (DOTr), Department o
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
Development Authority (NEDA), Department of Transportation (DOTr), Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) were also in attendance. In its initial report on “Odette,” the NDRRMC said there were seven... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Odette’ puts more areas under Signal No. 1depression Odette slightly accelerated, tagging more areas under Signal No. 1 a
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
depression Odette slightly accelerated, tagging more areas under Signal No. 1 as it moved toward Cagayan on Thursday. The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Cagayan Valley issued a flood advisory after four bridges were rendered impassable because... Read more
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The Manila Times
Flood advisory issued in Cagayan Valley due to ‘Odette’THE Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Cagayan Valley (Region 2) issued a flood a
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
THE Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Cagayan Valley (Region 2) issued a flood advisory as four overflow bridges in the region were rendered impassable due to a downpour brought about by Tropical Depression (TD) “Odette.” Affected are Cagayan... Read more
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14d
Inquirier.net
Yucot is new OCD director in BicolLEGAZPI CITY – The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Bicol has welcomed Claudio
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
LEGAZPI CITY – The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Bicol has welcomed Claudio Yucot, the former commanding general of the Philippine Army’s 901st Infantry Brigade (IB) in Albay, as its new regional director. Yucot, who hails from Pili town in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How Austin Learned To Stop Worrying And Forget About The Bombhard to get public buy-in. Austinites needed an example of how to prepare for t
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
hard to get public buy-in. Austinites needed an example of how to prepare for the bomb. So, the city partnered with the Office of Civil Defense Management and the Department of Defense to build a model shelter – a template for residents looking... Read more
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The Manila Times
Evacuees to spend Christmas in ‘transitional shelters’against terror group Maute in Marawi City are likely to be transferred to trans
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
against terror group Maute in Marawi City are likely to be transferred to transitional shelters before Christmas, an Office of Civil Defense (OCD) official said on Monday. Assistant Secretary Kristoffer Purisima of the OCD noted that the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Government raises flood alertthe country’s 12 regions due to two weather systems near Coron in Palawan. Ric
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
the country’s 12 regions due to two weather systems near Coron in Palawan. Ricardo Jalad, NDRRMC executive director and Office of Civil Defense (OCD) administrator, said the warnings are for the Ilocos Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Climaco welcomes Project PROSPER for 2 pilot brgysPROSPER is also implemented through the assistance of the Office of Disaster Af
Zamboanga Today / Posted 23 days ago
PROSPER is also implemented through the assistance of the Office of Disaster Affairs of USAID in partnership with Office of Civil Defense and the local government units of eight focus barangays, six of which are in Zamboanga Sibugay,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesplan was Liza FedelisCañada. Cañada is an expert in the field of DRRM having b
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 25 days ago
plan was Liza FedelisCañada. Cañada is an expert in the field of DRRM having been formerly the executive director of the Office of Civil Defense in charge of the implementation of the Philippine Disaster Reduction Management Framework for the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Third earthquake drill held nationwideCavite, with the event running simultaneously in different pilot areas across t
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
Cavite, with the event running simultaneously in different pilot areas across the country. “All NDRRMC member agencies and Office of Civil Defense (OCD) regional offices are directed to conduct similar activities,” NDRRMC executive Ricardo Jalad... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storieslead consultant who was hired was an expert in the field of DRRM having been fo
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
lead consultant who was hired was an expert in the field of DRRM having been formerly the executive director of the Office of Civil Defense of the Department of National Defense, she said. The fee for the lead consultant for the period of... Read more
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The Manila Times
NDRRMC resets quake drill to Sept 27is contained in Memorandum 117 dated September 20, a copy of which was released
The Manila Times / Posted 1 months ago
is contained in Memorandum 117 dated September 20, a copy of which was released to media on Thursday. The NDRRMC and Office of Civil Defense (OCD) ordered concerned agencies and regional offices to conduct the drill that was originally set... Read more

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