Philippines: Typhoon Bopha (Pablo) - Timeline of key events (as of 13 Jan 2013)

  • From 30 November - The Government of the Philippines initiates preparedness measures such as early warnings, pre-emptive evacuation, establishment of evacuation centres, pre-positioning relief items and alerting response personnel in anticipation of the imminent landfall of Typhoon Bopha (locally known as Pablo).

  • 3 December The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) meets with the Humanitarian Country Team (HCT) of the Philippines to discuss preparedness measures for Typhoon Bopha/Pablo.

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