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NDRM 2023 Presents Symposium on Disaster Resilience for Vulnerable Sectors

As part of National Disaster Resilience Month 2023 Celebration of the Local Government Unit of Anda, the Office of the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management hosted a symposium on disaster resilience which was attended by two associations of vulnerable sectors in Anda on July 17, 2023. The senior citizens sector was represented by the Federation of Senior Citizens of the Philippines – Anda Chapter (FSCAP) while the PWD sector was represented by the Municipal Association of Persons with Disability of Anda (MAPDA).

The symposium revolved around the theme of NDRM 2023 “BIDAng Pilipino: Building a Stronger Filipino Well-being towards Disaster Resilience and tackled the topics of emergency services and awareness for our vulnerable sectors and highlighted the importance of being resilient at all times. Among the lecturers were LDRRM Officer Engr. Leoneil C. Caalim, LDRRM Assistant for Operations and Warning Heidi Claire A. Cacho, Persons with Disability Affairs Officer (PDAO) Alice C. Casas, and Municipal Social Welfare and Development Officer Jowey C. Celzo. A brief open forum for questions and answers were also allowed after the lectures to hear the voices and feedback of representatives from the vulnerable sector.

Symposium on Disaster Resilience for Vulnerable Sectors held today at the Municipal Training Center .
“BIDANG Pilipino; Building a Stronger Filipino well-being towards Disaster Resilience”
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