Situation report on Typhoon Ruby as of December 9, 2014, 3:00 p.m.

From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council EFFECTS AFFECTED POPULATION A total of 492,710 families (2,243,479persons) were affected. A total of 369,193 families (1,653,241 persons) are currently being served inside and outside evacuations centers. CASUALTIES 8 Dead 14 yr. old male, due to electrocution, Cebu 2 mo. old female, trauma, hit by falling […]


DSWD brings more goods to CALABARZON, MIMAROPA

Repacking at the National Resource Operations Center (NROC) in Pasay City continues to meet the food needs in CALABARZON (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, and Quezon) and MIMAROPA (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, and Palawan) where Typhoon Ruby also made a landfall.

Volunteers at the Tacloban Hub prepare the food packs for distribution to typhoon survivors in E. Visayas.

Ruby Field Bulletin No. 8

As Secretary Mar Roxas said, the Frontline Team’s priority is still the distribution of food supplies, but the area is now past the emergency phase. They are currently verifying reports on the number of totally damaged and partially damaged houses in order to begin the process of building back better.

Two of the six BFAR MCS patrol vessels that will position themselves in strategic points to watch over the Visayan Sea. Their orders: to help our fishers comply with FAO 167 s. 1998 to ensure that the sardines and mackerels would be able to spawn and reach maturity from November 15, 2012 to March 15, 2013. (Photo by BFAR)

DA-BFAR deploys floating assets for Ruby quick response and relief operations

In light of the onslaught of Typhoon Ruby (international name Hagupit), the Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) has deployed its multi-mission boats for quick response and relief operations in Ruby-affected areas. A total of 10 units of MCS and 26 units of 30-footer patrol boats located in strategic areas along the Ruby “corridor” are ready for use in relief activities.

MIAA Resolution No. 2014-109, s. 2014

Republic of the Philippines MANILA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY MIAA Administration Building, MIA Road Pasay City, Metro Manila SECRETARY’S CERTIFICATE I, JOSE AGUIRRE TAPNIO, OIC-Corporate Secretary of the Manila International Airport Authority, do hereby certify that, at its 353rd Regular Board Meeting dated 03 December 2014, the MIAA Board passed the following Resolution: RESOLUTION NO. 2014-109 […]


DILG: All Ruby-affected LGUs to receive aid

Despite persistent challenges to the transportation of goods, Secretary of the Interior and Local Government Mar Roxas has assured all affected local government units (LGUs) that assistance from the national government is on the way and will come shortly.

Volunteers at the Tacloban Hub prepare the food packs for distribution to typhoon survivors in E. Visayas.

DSWD intensifies food distribution for Ruby survivors

Amid road clearing in major thoroughfares to Borongan town in Eastern Samar, which was heavily affected by Typhoon Ruby, staff of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) accompanied five military trucks loaded with rice sacks and food packs for typhoon survivors here.


DBM presents P22.47-B supplemental budget to Congress

The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) presented to the House of Representatives on Tuesday the proposed P22.47-billion supplemental budget that would address urgent funding requirements for priority infrastructure, socioeconomic, and rehabilitation and reconstruction projects.