PRIVATE SECTOR PUSH FOR DISASTER RESILIENCY

National Resilience Council launches the Resilience Scorecard for LGUs The United Nations has lauded the Philippines for being in the forefront in disaster risk reduction which is evident by its handling of the recent flooding incidents that hit Metro Manila and nearby provinces.   This developed as the National Resilience …

DOH TAPS SOCIAL MEDIA TO IMPROVE BREASTFEEDING RATE IN PH

SM’s breastfeeding stations serve more than 1 million breastfeeding mothers   In a bid to improve the breastfeeding rate in the Philippines, the Department of Health is making use of social media to report violations of breastfeeding law and the Milk Code. This as retail and property developer SM Prime …

DISASTER RESILIENCE STARTS WITH ME

Throughout the country, we celebrate National Disaster Resilience Month the whole month of July with the theme, “Katatagan sa kalamidad ay makakamtan kapag sapat ang kaalaman sa kahandaan”. Just this year, this month’s long event was renamed from “National Disaster Consciousness Month” to “National Disaster Resilience Month”. This change comes …