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28 Jul 2016 description

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, July 27 (PIA) - - In a bid to boost communication system especially during disasters in the province, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction & Management (PDRRM) Council moves to restore the single side band (SSB) radio system.

PDRRM Officer Richard Anniban informed this stemmed from the recent disaster council meeting when the problem on poor telecommunication signal in certain areas of the province was raised.

28 Jul 2016 description

QUEZON CITY, July 28 - DSWD Secretary Judy M. Taguiwalo called on farmers who are or have been affected by El Nino and La Nina to closely coordinate with DSWD offices regarding the release of rice subsidies.

“We want to be able to respond immediately to our farmers’ requests for assistance. We urge farmers and their organizations to coordinate closely with our field offices and inform us in advance regarding their requests for rice subsidies and other forms of assistance so we can prepare and take action as required,” she said.

27 Jul 2016 description

I. Background:

Date/Time: 26 July 2016 - 10:29:08 PM
Location: 09.66°N, 125.50°E - 003 km North 83° West of Sison, Surigao del Norte
Depth of Focus (Km): 007 Origin: Tectonic
Magnitude: MS 4.7

27 Jul 2016 description

I. Background:

Date/Time: 26 July 2016 - 10:29:08 PM
Location: 09.66°N, 125.51°E - 003 km North 88° West of Sison, Surigao del Norte
Depth of Focus (Km): 006
Origin: Tectonic
Magnitude: MS 4.7

Reported Intensities:
Intensity V - Surigao City
Intensity Ill- San Francisco and Limasawa, Southern Leyte
Instrumental Intensities:
Intensity V - Surigao City
Intensity II - Cebu City

26 Jul 2016 description

The Department of Social Welfare and Development-Field Office X (DSWD-FO X) met with an estimated 4,000 El Nino-affected farmers from Bukidnon to discuss their request for rice assistance following loss of their livelihood due to the prolonged dry spell.

The meeting ended peacefully with both parties signing an agreement that outlines the provision of rice assistance.

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