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Seminar Workshop: Conduct of Local Risk Reduction and Management Plan

posted Oct 14, 2014, 7:20 AM by Barangay Tortugas
Conducted last March 20-21, this seminar workshop was a joint effort of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (PDRRMO), City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CDRRMO) and the Office of Civil Defense (OCD).

Five (5) objectives:

a. Increase the level of awareness of the community to the threats and impacts of all hazards, risk and vulnerabilities

b. Equip the community with the necessary skills to cope with the negative impacts of disaster

c. Increase the capacity of institutions

d. Develop and implement comprehensive national and local disaster preparedness policies, plans and system

e. Strengthen partnership among all key players and stakeholders

Each Barangay will have a Contingency Plan in place in response to any given natural disaster one that which needs planning and thorough study.