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18 Jul 2016 description

IDMC has signed a join expert statement on internally displaced persons to present at the High Level Meeting to Address Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants (19 September 2016).

EXPERT STATEMENT ON INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS June 28, 2016

12 Feb 2016 description
report UN News Service

11 février 2016 – L'année 2015, la plus chaude jamais enregistrée, confirme que les catastrophes liées aux conditions météorologiques et climatiques dominent désormais les tendances des catastrophes induites par les aléas naturels, selon une nouvelle analyse présentée jeudi par le Bureau des Nations Unies pour la réduction des risques de catastrophe (UNISDR).

Les cinq pays les plus touchés par les catastrophes en 2015 ont été la Chine (26), les États-Unis (22), l'Inde (19), les Philippines (15) et l'Indonésie (11), précise cette analyse.

11 Feb 2016 description

11 February 2016, GENEVA – The hottest year on record, 2015, has confirmed that weather and climate-related disasters now dominate disaster trends linked to natural hazards, according to a new analysis presented today.

The top five most disaster-hit countries in 2015 were China (26), USA (22), India (19), Philippines (15) and Indonesia (11).

16 Nov 2015 description

Summary of WFP assistance

Since its re-establishment in the Philippines in 2006, WFP has been implementing several activities in Mindanao, including school feeding, supplementary feeding for pregnant women, nursing mothers and children under two years of age, provision of micronutrient powders, general food distribution (GFD) and food assistance for assets (FFA) and training (FFT). WFP pays particular attention to the empowerment of women across all activities, for example, FFT projects that chart income generating paths for women.

11 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 10 October 2015, 6:00 AM

[Extract]

II. EFFECTS

A. INCIDENTS MONITORED (TAB A)

A total of 42 incidents were monitored - two (2) landslides, six (6) flooding, two (2) vehicular accidents, and 32 maritime incidents.

09 Oct 2015 description

PASAY CITY, Oct. 8 -- The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is offering an enhanced emergency loan to active members and old-age pensioners affected by calamities in the provinces of Ilocos Norte and Isabela; municipalities of Baganga, Tarragona, and Manay in Davao Oriental; and Datu Piang in Maguindanao.

08 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 08 October 2015, 8:00 AM

[Extract]

II. EFFECTS

A. INCIDENTS MONITORED (TAB A)

A total of 34 incidents were monitored - two (2) landslides, six (6) flooding, two (2) vehicular accidents, and 24 maritime incidents.

08 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 07 October 2015, 8:00 PM

[Extract]

II. EFFECTS

A. INCIDENTS MONITORED (TAB A)

A total of 34 incidents were monitored - two (2) landslides, six (6) flooding, two (2) vehicular accidents, and 24 maritime incidents.

08 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 07 October 2015, 8:00 AM

[Extract]

II. EFFECTS

A. INCIDENTS MONITORED (TAB A)

  1. A total of 28 incidents were monitored - two (2) landslides, six (6) flooding, two (2) vehicular accidents, and 18 maritime incidents.
08 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 08 October 2015, 6:00 AM

[Extract]

II. EFFECTS

A. INCIDENTS MONITORED (TAB A)

A total of 42 incidents were monitored - two (2) landslides, six (6) flooding, two (2) vehicular accidents, and 32 maritime incidents.

06 Oct 2015 description

As ‘Kabayan’ moved out of the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continues to coordinate with the local government units and Provincial Action Teams (PAT) validating and assessing the families with reported totally and partially damaged houses. A total of ₱2,234,464.00 worth of relief assistance were provided where ₱54,000.00 was given by DSWD, and ₱2,180,464.00 was given by the LGUs of Region III as of 5 October 2015, 2PM.

06 Oct 2015 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

The Low Pressure Area (LPA) east of Visayas developed into a Tropical Depression on 01 October 2015 and was named "KABAYAN". On the same day, it intensified into a Tropical Storm (TS) and was given an international name MUJIGAE. "KABAYAN" is the 11th tropical cyclone which entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) this year.

06 Oct 2015 description

The Bahamas, Bermuda - Tropical Cyclone JOAQUIN
• Hurricane JOAQUIN is moving off the coast of Bermuda, as a Category 1 Hurricane. Previously it affected several Caribbean islands with heavy rains and winds, causing floods in the Bahamas and killing one person in Haiti.
• Over the next 24 h it is forecast to move north-east over the Atlantic Ocean, away from Bermuda, weakening.

05 Oct 2015 description

TC MUJIGAE, known in the Philippines as KABAYAN, formed over the Philippine Sea late on 30 September and started moving towards central Luzon, strengthening into a Tropical Storm. It reached the coasts of Aurora province late in the afternoon (UTC) of 1 October, as a Tropical Storm.

• After the landfall it continued moving northwest over central Luzon, slightly weakening, and it emerged into the South China Sea early on 2 October.

04 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 04 October 2015, 8:00 AM

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

The Low Pressure Area (LPA) east of Visayas has developed into a Tropical Depression on 01 October 2015 and was named "Kabayan".On the same day, it intensified into a Tropical Storm (TS) and was given an international name MUJIGAE. "KABYAN" is the 11th tropical cyclone which entered PAR this year.

04 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 04 October 2015, 8:00 PM

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

The Low Pressure Area (LPA) east of Visayas has developed into a Tropical Depression on 01 October 2015 and was named "Kabayan".On the same day, it intensified into a Tropical Storm (TS) and was given an international name MUJIGAE. "KABYAN" is the 11th tropical cyclone which entered PAR this year.

03 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 03 October 2015, 6:00 AM

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

The Low Pressure Area (LPA) east of Visayas has developed into a Tropical Depression on 01 October 2015 and was named "Kabayan".On the same day, it intensified into a Tropical Storm (TS).

03 Oct 2015 description

DATE: 03 October 2015, 8:00 PM

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

The Low Pressure Area (LPA) east of Visayas has developed into a Tropical Depression on 01 October 2015 and was named "Kabayan".On the same day, it intensified into a Tropical Storm (TS) and was given an international name MUJIGAE. "KABYAN" is the 11th tropical cyclone which entered PAR this year.

02 Oct 2015 description

The Low Pressure Area (LPA) east of Visayas has developed into a Tropical Depression and was named "Kabayan". "Kabayan" intensified into a Tropical Storm.

02 Oct 2015 description

PUBLIC WARNING:

People living near mountains slopes and low-lying areas particularly high-tide affected areas, adjacent to or along the above mentioned waterways and the local disaster risk reduction and management councils concerned are advised to be alert for possible landslides, flash floods and river flooding.