UP formally unveils Resilience Institute with NOAH as core component

By: LCCAD Media Presence MANILA, Philippines, June 20 — The University of the Philippines Resilience Institute (UP-RI) was formally re-launched Tuesday (June 20, 2017) at the Bahay ng Alumni, the UP Diliman campus in Quezon City, highlighting the integration of National Operational Assessment of Hazards (NOAH) as its core component. The event was participated in and is actively supported by the Local climate Change Adaptation for Development (LCCAD) led by[…]

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LCCAD-2D Albay express support on the launch of UP’s Resilience Institute (PIA)

This article was originally published by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) on May 24, 2017. LEGAZPI CITY, May 23 (PIA) – The Local climate Change Adaptation for Development (LCCAD) and the Office of Rep. Joey Salceda of 2D Albay have strongly support the upcoming launch of 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. According to[…]

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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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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 20 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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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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