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#FloodPH: Things to do when you're trapped, in need of rescue

Aug 12, 2018 - 12:32 AM

Need help? Here are some tips from the Marikina Public Information Office.

RESCUE. Marikina 161 rescuers pull a drowning victim out of the Marikina River during a simulated scenario during the #MMShakeDrill on July 30, 2015. File photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

LIST: Hotlines, social media accounts during emergencies

Dec 19, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Bookmark this page for a handy list of emergency hotlines you can call or text, plus Facebook and Twitter accounts to contact

PNP deploys search and rescue teams amid fresh Cagayan de Oro flooding

Jan 28, 2017 - 5:28 PM

Contact Oro Rescue at 0917555924 or Cagayan de Oro city disaster management office hotline at 088 8574144 for calls for help

OPERATIONS. The city disaster management office has deployed the police and the army for disaster response following flooding in some areas in Cagayan de Oro City. Photo from Cagayan de Oro City Information Office

Agusan del Sur residents in need of rescue, relief due to flash floods

Jan 19, 2017 - 11:30 PM

Netizens from the area have been posting photos and updates on the need for evacuation and relief goods in the area before signal went down

HELP NEEDED. Citizens in Barangay in Lapaz town are waiting to be rescued. Photos credit to Jamaica Jumonong/Rappler

Thousands displaced by heavy rains in parts of Visayas, Mindanao

Jan 17, 2017 - 8:25 AM

UPDATED Around 963 families or 4 536 persons are displaced in Eastern Visayas and Northern Mindanao all of which are staying in 28 evacuation centers

#RESCUEPH. Rescuers evacuate students and faculty who were stranded in the University of Science and Technology of the Philippines (USTP). Photo courtesy of Lionel Amarado

#RescuePH: Emergency hotlines for Cagayan de Oro floods

Jan 17, 2017 - 2:55 AM

Here s a list of emergency hotlines you can call or text if you are in Cagayan de Oro and you need help

Tourist complains of poor medical care in Boracay

Jan 23, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Patients go to Kalibo for medical help because you can t be taken care of in the island a Boracay resident notes

AID STATION. Panay Health Care Center. Image courtesy Nicole Acuña.

IN PHOTOS: #MarioPH drenches Metro Manila

Sep 19, 2014 - 7:30 PM

See scenes from flooded areas all over Metro Manila

COOPERATION. Rescuers assist residents in a flooded area in Barangay Holy Spirit in Quezon City on September 19, 2014. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

#GlendaPH: Humanitarian orgs spring to action

Jul 17, 2014 - 6:04 PM

What are the country s humanitarian organizations doing for GlendaPH victims?

FIRST AID. PRC volunteers take care of injured evacuees.

Emergency hotlines

Jul 16, 2014 - 2:26 PM

Here s a list of emergency hotlines you can call text or tweet

#EsterPH: Help map critical reports

Jun 10, 2014 - 2:45 PM

You can help map monitor and report critical alerts using the Project Agos Disaster Information System

#wRap2013: Top 10 Twitter moments in PH

Dec 25, 2013 - 9:30 AM

Rappler picks the top 10 most talked about topics on Twitter in the Philippines for 2013


Nov 14, 2013 - 4:30 PM

Catch live updates on Typhoon Yolanda international name: Haiyan

[Thinking Through Design] Reaching out during disaster

Nov 13, 2013 - 2:41 AM

Understanding how people communicate during flood can lead to more relevant and timely solutions

LIFESAVER. A mobile phone can be a lifeline in times of disaster

DSWD readies relief, response teams for Typhoon Vinta

Oct 31, 2013 - 4:31 PM

DSWD has an average of P500 million in quick release funds to respond to disasters

Think before you retweet: Be better netizens during disasters

Sep 28, 2013 - 9:09 PM

Watch what you tweet choose what you retweet and you re already helping in your own little way

MovePH: Call for help

Sep 23, 2013 - 12:05 PM

MovePH is calling out once again to its partners and volunteers to unite under Project Agos to help respond to heavy rains

Preparedness key to disaster risk reduction

Sep 22, 2013 - 6:36 PM

When it comes to disasters preparedness is always better than response

Helping out: Disaster response and volunteerism

Sep 22, 2013 - 12:39 AM

The Social Good Summit s afternoon panels discuss disaster readinesss and response and the power of volunteerism

HELPING OTHERS. Ros Juan talks to the crowd about #RescuePH and volunteerism.

More than 1,000 volunteers heed DSWD's call

Aug 23, 2013 - 12:04 AM

Filipinos volunteer in the Department of Social Welfare and Development s relief operations for Typhoon Maring victims

HELPING HAND. Volunteers pack relief goods for Typhoon Maring victims in DSWD's National Resource Operation Center. Photo by Jay Ganzon

#MovePH: Bridging the gap

Aug 22, 2013 - 10:43 PM

UPDATED Volunteers online and on the ground are demonstrating how social media can bridge the gap in relief operations

Cavite evacuee: We do this every time

Aug 21, 2013 - 12:16 PM

For 27 year old mother Deaville Patata in Cavite evacuations are a part of life

LIVE BLOG: #FloodPH - Wednesday August 21

Aug 21, 2013 - 8:18 AM

This live blog features updates on flooding resulting from Typhoon Maring

Make the most of your flooded holiday

Aug 20, 2013 - 4:32 PM

Stranded? Here are suggestions on how to make the most of your [wet] idle time

STRANDED? Worry not: here are ways for you to enjoy the wait

LIVE BLOG: #FloodPH - Tuesday August 20

Aug 20, 2013 - 7:54 AM

This live blog features updates on flooding resulting from Typhoon Maring

Evacuation and relief: The life of a Marikina family

Aug 19, 2013 - 4:29 PM

Seventy nine families are currently staying in H Bautista elementary school The Sapia family is one of them

La Mesa Dam red alert: ‘Evacuate now’

Aug 19, 2013 - 3:37 AM

Philippine Red Cross chairman Richard Gordon urges residents living near the path of La Mesa Dam in Quezon City to immediately evacuate as red alert is raised

#PabloPH victims call out for help: #RescuePH

Dec 04, 2012 - 11:52 PM

Typhoon Pablo s victims in the Visayas and Mindanao cry out for help

PABLO VICTIMS. Filipinos victimed by typhoon Pablo call for help

A night of fear and rain

Aug 07, 2012 - 10:19 PM

Flood victims spend the night in fear with Pagasa maintaining warnings of non stop rain