disaster prepareness - updates

Rappler's latest stories on disaster prepareness


Marikina youth learn use of social media for disaster response

Jun 27, 2015 - 9:58 PM

Marikina youth and local government officials learn how to use Rappler s Project Agos online platform for reporting emergencies during disasters

Disaster-resilient classrooms in Aklan

Jun 10, 2015 - 11:03 AM

In good weather these classrooms are where the young minds of Aklan are molded But in times of disaster they re shelter for those who lost their homes

How disasters affect women

Mar 09, 2015 - 7:14 PM

Disasters do not discriminate women It is the institutions they hit that discriminate which ultimately increases a woman’s vulnerability and allows for disproportionate impacts

WOMEN DURING DISASTERS. Despite the roles women play in households, they are usually left out of disaster prevention programs. Photo by Aleksandar Todorovic/Shutterstock.com

#FloritaPH: Help map critical reports

Jul 07, 2014 - 4:00 AM

Typhoon Neoguri threatens to bring rain across Western Visayas and Southern Luzon Use this Project Agos Alert Map to find and map the latest reports

Davao ready for typhoon

Dec 02, 2012 - 5:51 PM

Davao has all resources prepared and staff on full alert before super typhoon Pablo makes landfall on Sunday

WE'RE READY. Rescue vehicles are prepared to be deployed to evacuate citizens displaced by the typhoon. Photo by Karlos Manlupig