Issue of February 11, 2018
     
NEWS
Benguet
Kalinga
 
OPINION
 

2017
Panagbenga Flower Festival
 
Other Links:
Kalinga set to implement German–funded DRRM proj
by PIA–Kalinga

TABUK CITY, Kalinga – Red Cross will implement next month a two-year project that aims to contribute to the consolidation and implementation of institutionalized and operational Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) in the grassroots and to help enhance the resilience of communities.

Raymund Chan, OIC Red Cross Kalinga administrator, said they will train 10 people who will train a minimum of 44 volunteers in the barangays covered by the project to make up the Red Cross 143 organization or one volunteer-leader plus 43 volunteers.

Kalinga is among the seven provinces in the country covered under the second phase of the German Red Cross-funded project titled “Empowering the Philippine Red Cross, communities and government institutions to consolidate and implement inclusive community- based disaster risk reduction in seven provinces in the Philippines.”

The project, with a grant of €1,58,006.53, will be implemented in 70 barangays and 84 schools in the 14 municipalities  of Kalinga, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan, Zambales, and Isabela.

For Kalinga, Pinukpuk, Tabuk City, and five barangays along the Chico River were selected as  beneficiaries because they are disaster-prone areas, Chan said.

He said that the first activity covers re-assessment on the operability of DRRM plans of the municipal/city and barangays.

He added that the trained instructors will teach DRRM in one high school and five elementary schools during the duration of the project, including the production and distribution of information, education, and communication campaign materials and organization of a Red Cross Youth.

Chan said the 44 trained volunteers will be assigned tasks in the areas of safety, blood sourcing, social, communications, response, and logistics.


Your Ad Here


HEALTH
Benguet enforces stricter animal quarantine checks

Bontoc students benefit from MP dentists’ two–day mission

Hospitals eyed in search for seal of excellence

Fun run, fashion show set for pets


Albergo Hotel and Residences
Baguio Country Club
HEDCOR, Inc.
Informatics
University of Baguio
Venus Parkview Hotel

Baguio Central University
Benguet Electric Cooperative Inc.
Cong. Mark O. Go
Cong. Ronald Cosalan
Department of Education – CAR
Department of Health – CAR
Gov. Crescencio Pacalso
Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company
Narda’s and Sunflower Ridge
National Grid Corporation of the Philippines
Pines City Colleges
Sangguniang Panlungsod
SM City Baguio
University of the Philippines Baguio

ABC360
Assumption Medical and Diagnostic Center
Baguio Center Mall
Baguio Water District
BSBT College, Inc.
Bureau of Internal Revenue
BVS Colleges
C &Triple A Supermart
Councilor Edgar M. Avila
Curamed Pharmacy
Department of Environment and Natural Resources – CAR
Department of Interior and Local Government – CAR
Department of Public Works and Highways – CAR
Fabulo Beauty and Image Salon
Far East Pacific Commercial
Filipino–Japanese Foundation of Northern Luzon, Inc.
GMS Technology
John Hay Management Corporation
King’s College of the Philippines
La Funeraria Paz, Inc.
Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan
Mother Earth Deli Basket
NIIT
Overseas Workers Welfare Administration – CAR
Philex Mining Corporation
Police Regional Office – CAR
STI Baguio
Home | About Us | Editorial Policy | Contact Us  
News | Opinion | Snapshots | Week's Mail | Obituaries  
Copyright © 2007-2015. All Rights Reserved. baguiomidlandcourier.com.ph