Typhoon Kammuri left devastating damages across the Philippines in December 2019. More than half a year since the disast...
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Upon seeing the devastation brought by the Taal Volcano eruption in January 2020, the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Indus...
Minet Aguisanda Jerusalem
Chairperson, A-PAD Philippines
A member of Board of Trustees, Citizens' Disaster Response Center (CDRC)
- Setting-up the Regional and National Platforms – Networking with different Stakeholders and formalization of the Regional and National Platforms. The National Platform will be composed of the 3 Regional Platforms which will be established in each of the three main group of islands, namely Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
- Capacity Building of Stakeholders (Trainings, Equipments, etc.) – The aim of these trainings is to help develop the capacity of the different stakeholders in preparing and responding to disasters. The trainees, coming from the LGUs, CSOs and Private Sector, will also serve as the pool of volunteers during emergency response.