PRESS RELEASE | Official Launch of UP Resilience Institute with integration of UP NOAH

UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES RESILIENCE INSTITUTE (UP RI) TO BE LAUNCHED UP Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards (NOAH) Center as core 22 May 2017 The revitalized University of the Philippines Resilience Institute (UP RI), with the integration of the UP National Operational Assessment of Hazards (NOAH) Center as its core component, will formally be launched on 23 June 2017 as a proactive hub providing benchmark innovative information vital in lifesaving[…]

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NOAH, UNICEF WebSAFE for Children conducts DRRM training in Carles, Iloilo

UNICEF WebSAFE for Children in partnership with UP NOAH conducted a three-day community-based training program for disaster prevention and mitigation for the community leaders and youth volunteers of Carles, Iloilo. The training held last 19-21 April was attended by barangay officials, concerned individuals, and even youth representatives from 27 barangays who were very eager to learn more about disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) using the tools and technologies of[…]

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UP Resilience Institute to integrate Project NOAH as information hub (Rappler)

This article was originally published by Rappler on May 22, 2017. The UP NOAH Center under the UP-RI will offer reports for cities and municipalities to help them manage their ecological vulnerabilities MANILA, Philippines – The University of the Philippines Resilience Institute (UP-RI) will be relaunched on June 23, highlighting the integration of Project National Operational Assessment of Hazards (NOAH) as its core component. Before being adopted by UP, Project NOAH[…]

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CCC partners with UP for PCTP-RAPID and ReBUILD Programs

With the common goal of sustaining the promotion of public awareness in climate and disaster risk, the University of the Philippines (UP) together with the Climate Change Commission (CCC) work hand in hand in the implementation, continuation, and completion of Resilience and Preparedness towards Inclusive Development (RAPID) under the Project Climate Twin Phoenix (PCTP); and Resilience Capacity Building for Cities and Municipalities to Reduce Disaster Risks from Climate Change and Natural Hazards, Phase 1[…]

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