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10 civic actions in 2017 that can move PH in 2018

Jan 08, 2018 - 5:40 PM

MovePH, Rappler’s civic engagement arm, hopes that the social impact of these efforts it initiated or supported in 2017 will fuel sustained action that will transform courage into action in 2018

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, January 1-7, 2018

Jan 07, 2018 - 1:17 PM

Must-watch videos from this week

NDRRMC still on red alert even after Agaton left PAR

Jan 03, 2018 - 8:58 PM

The agency's operation center will continue to monitor the tail-end of a cold front that is expected to bring moderate to heavy rain to Bicol, Quezon, and Northern Samar

Preemptive evacuation helps Bohol achieve zero casualty during Agaton

Jan 03, 2018 - 11:33 AM

Bohol Governor Edgar Chatto says the province 'is not very badly affected' by Tropical Depression Agaton, which brought to Bohol torrential rains that lasted for more than 24 hours

FLOOD. Some roads in Bohol remain impassable due to the flooding triggered by Tropical Depression Agaton. Photo by Michael Ortega Ligalig/Rappler

Bring disaster preparedness down to communities – DILG exec

Jul 09, 2017 - 8:35 AM

DILG undersecretary Austere Panadero says it is crucial to bring preparation down to the community and family levels

Day 2 of the AGOS Summit on Disater Preparedness at the SM Aura Samsung Hall in Taguig on July 8, 2017. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Metro Manila should learn from Leyte earthquake – Phivolcs

Jul 07, 2017 - 6:44 PM

Phivolcs geologist Charmaine Villamin says that the strength of the Big One will not be far in magnitude from the earthquake that hit Leyte

PREPARATION. The panel for 'The Big One' forum in Agos Summit discusses how to prepare for an earthquake. Rappler screengrab

What to expect at the Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness

Jul 06, 2017 - 4:10 AM

Know more about the speakers at the Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness on July 7 8 at SM Aura s Samsung Hall Register for limited free tickets today

Isabela execs relieved for Typhoon Lando deaths

Nov 11, 2015 - 2:50 PM

The provincial board and the provincial disaster management council have issued resolution in support of relieved DILG Isabela Director Elpidio Durwin

TYPHOON LANDO. A number of towns in Isabela were flooded when Koppu hit the northern Philippine provinces. Rappler file photo by Raymon Dullana

#LandoPH: In Talibaew, every home has a boat

Oct 21, 2015 - 5:55 PM

The barangay captain of this village in Pangasinan says the boats help ensure zero casualty during flash floods

A 'VENICE' IN PANGASINAN. Family-owned boats are used before and after a storm in Talibaew, Pangasinan. Photo by Naoki Mengua/Rappler

Conversation with MMDA on the July 30 metro wide quake drill

Jul 24, 2015 - 7:13 PM

Got questions about the metro wide quake drill? MMDA General Manager Corazon Jimenez will answer all your questions on Saturday July 25 from 10:00 11:00am

Project Agos to push for #ZeroCasualty in N. Mindanao

Jun 10, 2015 - 8:19 PM

MovePH s Project Agos to conduct training on the use of social media in disaster information management on June 18 to 19 in Cagayan de Oro City

SOCIAL MEDIA AND DISASTERS. Project Agos participants learn how to use and maximize social media for disaster risk reduction.

How a small Samar town survived deadly storm surges

Apr 02, 2015 - 1:01 PM

As the country prepares for Typhon Chedeng learn how a coastal town in Samar successfully weathered Typhoon Ruby by capitalizing on organized response as well as timely specific and localized early warning information

Storm kills at least 9 in central Europe

Apr 01, 2015 - 11:24 PM

The violent storm spreads across Scotland Poland as well as northern and eastern France before reaching Germany on March 31

CONVERSATION: #ZeroCasualty Hour: Is PH ready for a big quake?

Mar 26, 2015 - 11:55 AM

On Thursday March 26 at 2:00 pm MovePH Rappler s civic engagement arm holds a Facebook conversation on earthquake preparedness Join the conversation

CONVERSATION: #ZeroCasualty Hour: Is PH ready for El Niño?

Mar 12, 2015 - 9:56 PM

On Friday March 13 at 10:00 am MovePH Rappler s civic engagement arm holds a Facebook conversation on the El Niño phenomenon

Village hit hardest by Haiyan evacuates ahead of #RubyPH

Dec 05, 2014 - 7:28 AM

Barangay 88 the hardest hit village in Tacloban City when Super Typhoon Yolanda battered Eastern Visayas in 2013 enforces mandatory evacuation to avert another catastrophe

5 lessons for building resilient communities

Nov 06, 2014 - 4:42 PM

Beyond making sure that mechanisms and systems are in place strong and determined leadership is crucial in achieving zero casualty during disasters

#AfterYolanda: Revisiting the good pied pipers of Barangay 62-A

Nov 05, 2014 - 8:00 AM

In one of the biggest barangays in Tacloban no one died when Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan struck in 2013 Meet the village leaders who first secured the children

#ZeroCasualty: Don't forget PWDs, elderly

Oct 30, 2014 - 3:10 PM

Their disability does not mean inability – they can and should be active partners in making communities safer and more resilient

ZERO CASUALTY. Filipino airport crew assist an elderly typhoon survivor prior to boarding a commercial flight in the super typhoon devastated city of Tacloban, Leyte province, Philippines (19 November 2013). Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Rappler Newscast | October 8, 2014

Oct 08, 2014 - 8:24 PM

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Project Agos Launch: Making #ZeroCasualty a reality

Oct 02, 2014 - 12:15 PM

What will you do to help make zero casualty a reality in the country? Submit your pledge now

San Francisco: The island where all survived

May 31, 2014 - 9:46 AM

Rappler visits San Francisco town in the Camotes Islands famed for its zero casualty during Typhoon Yolanda to find out what they re doing right

PUROK SYSTEM. The purok, a government unit smaller than a barangay, was instrumental in the zero casualty count of San Francisco town in the Camotes Islands. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

'Zero-casualty during disasters is the target'

Jun 15, 2013 - 7:16 PM

Zero casualty during disasters is still the target of government