OCD-Caraga intensifies disaster preparedness training

BUTUAN CITY (MindaNews / 4 March) – The Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) here in Caraga Region is intensifying trainings on disaster preparedness during the entire summer to hasten… »

OCD-12 wants broad disaster management contingency plan

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/13 January) — The Office of Civil Defense in Region 12 is pushing for the development of a comprehensive contingency plan that will effectively address the impact… »

Quake damage in NorthCot reaches P60 million; class opening canceled in Carmen town

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 3 June) – The series of earthquakes that struck North Cotabato province since Saturday damaged infrastructures worth at least P60 million, with Monday’s opening of classes suspended in… »

19 villages flooded in GenSan, South Cotabato

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/07 January) – Nineteen villages here and in nearby South Cotabato province were submerged in floodwaters as several rivers and irrigation channels swelled anew late on Sunday… »

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