On October 29, 2022, Typhoon Nalgae made landfall in Mindanao Island and floods and landslides killed over 48 people. Ac...
National Platform Member Organization
Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management Philippines
Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF)
The Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) is the country's major private sector vehicle and coordinator for disaster management.
Updates from Philippines
The Philippines was struck by a series of severe typhoons in December 2021 and May 2022, causing landslides and flood da...
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.