Project ReBUILD’s goal was to assess the risks and vulnerabilities of the country’s most disaster-prone regions in order to improve the existing governance frameworks, and ensure that local communities and governments are aware of the relevant risks and vulnerabilities that need to be addressed appropriately.
Iloilo City – As Project ReBUILD (Resilience Capacity Building for Cities and Municipalities and Natural Hazards) came into completion in its first phase, the Climate Change Commission (CCC), Provincial Government of Iloilo, and the University of the Philippines’ Resilience Institute (UPRI) held a culminating activity of the project last 24 April 2018 at Casa Real in Iloilo City. Participants were representatives, officials, and officers of various local government units (LGUs) of[…]
As a part of their strategy to co-create safe, empowered, and sustainable communities, Aboitiz Foundation, Inc. partnered with UP NOAH Center and WeatherPhilippines Foundation for a two-day Community-based Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Training (CBDRRM) with the community leaders of Barangay Darong, Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur.