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2nd district of Pampanga now under state of calamity

Posted on Tuesday, 23 April 2019 05:50 PM | No Comments
The provincial board has placed the second district of Pampanga under state of calamity following the 6.1 magnitude earthquake on Monday (April 22). The province’s second district covers towns of...

8 provinces, 31 areas under state of calamity due to El Niño

Posted on Wednesday, 17 April 2019 08:05 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – More than 35 areas across the country are now under state of calamity due to the effects of El Niño. According to the National Disaster Risk Reduction...

2 Neg Occ towns under state of calamity due to drought

Posted on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 04:04 PM | No Comments
A state of calamity was declared in Murcia and Isabela, Negros Occidental because of the severe effects of El Niño phenomenon. 80% of the rice field of A and G...

Albay under state of calamity due to El Niño

Posted on Saturday, 13 April 2019 03:25 AM | No Comments
The province of Albay in Bicol region has been placed under state of calamity due to the effects of the El Niño phenomenon. Based on the report of the Provincial...

More areas under state of calamity due to effects of El Niño

Posted on Friday, 8 March 2019 02:48 AM | No Comments
San Jose Occidental Mindoro is now under state of calamity as 11 island barangays and 17 agricultural barangays in the area continue to experience severe drought. According to Jojo Santiago,...

Zamboanga City, 12 towns in North Cotabato under state of calamity due to dry spell

Posted on Wednesday, 6 March 2019 02:03 PM | No Comments
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – The City Council on Tuesday, March 5, approved a resolution placing Zamboanga City under a state of calamity due to a dry spell caused by a...

Marikina declares state of calamity; residents compare habagat to Ondoy

Posted on Monday, 13 August 2018 09:14 AM | No Comments
The water level in Marikina River quickly rose to over 20 meters on Saturday, August 11 – not far from the 23 meters recorded during Typhoon Ondoy in 2009. Residents...

Pampanga towns still flooded, state of calamity declared

Posted on Monday, 30 July 2018 11:57 AM | No Comments
PAMPANGA, Philippines – Three towns in the province of Pampanga remain submerged in floodwater following days of monsoon rains. These are Macabebe, Masantol and the town of San Simon. The...

Occidental Mindoro declares state of calamity

Posted on Tuesday, 24 July 2018 03:13 PM | No Comments
  OCC. MINDORO, Philippines – The weather may be fair now in Occidental Mindoro but non-stop rain in previous days has forced residents to stay in evacuation centers. Several residents...

Water shortage puts Puerto Galera in state of calamity

Posted on Monday, 16 July 2018 03:53 PM | No Comments
  ORIENTAL MINDORO, Philippines – Nine of the 13 barangays in Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro are currently experiencing insufficient water supply. This has prompted the local government to declare a...