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Philippines: Hazard Profile (Jan 2017)

A map visual/infographic highlighting the tracks of destructive tropical cyclones, historical strong earthquakes, location of active volcanoes, active faultlines and trenches.

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AHA - Annual Disaster Report

The Column AHA Centre News Bulletin Volume 13, February 2016 General Conclusion The year 2015 saw a marked decrease in the number of disasters that occurred in the region. The number of incidents in...

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Philippines: 2015 In Retrospect Snapshot

In 2015, 14 typhoons and tropical storms entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility, 9 of which made landfall. Typhoon Koppu (known locally as Lando) in October and Typhoon Melor (Nona) in...

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ICRC: Our work in the Philippines in 2015

HUMANITARIAN CONCERNS AND RESPONSE IN THE PHILIPPINES The year 2015 was challenging for the Philippines due to several internal armed conflicts and other situations of violence that led to the...

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Asia-Pacific Region: El Niño Snapshot (as of January 2016)

Current conditions and forecast Oceanic and atmospheric indicators suggest the 2015/2016 El Niño has peaked with a return to neutral conditions expected during the second quarter of 2016. However,...

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Philippines: VI (Western Visayas) Profile (1 Dec 2015)

Western Visayas is located in Central Philippines and lies between two (2) large bodies of water, namely; the Sibuyan Sea and the Visayan Sea. The Region has a total land area of 20,223.2 sq km, or...

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Philippines: Region V (Bicol) Profile (1 Dec 2015)

Region V or Bicol Region is situated at the southernmost tip of the Luzon landmass. Located in the eastern seaboard of the country, it is prone to typhoons coming from the Western North Pacific...

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Philippines: Region IVB (Mimaropa) Profile (2 Dec 2015)

MIMAROPA, also known as Region IV-B, is a region of the Philippines located in Luzon. The name is an acronym that stands for the provinces, comprising the region, namely: Occidental Mindoro, Oriental...

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Philippines: Region XIII (CARAGA) Profile (1 Dec 2015)

Caraga Region was created through Republic Act No. 7901 on February 25, 1995. The Region is located in the northeastern section of Mindanao. It is bounded on the north by the Bohol Sea, on the south...

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