DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION


  • Put in place measures to avoid or mitigate risks to the lives and properties of our people.
  • Improve the flow and holding capacities of our waterways and drainage systems.
  • Continue to assess our settlements and areas susceptible to floodings, landslides, mass movements and other geohazards.
  • Make our people, the communities and our institutions aware of and prepared to face these possible threats to lives and properties.
  • Embark on a continuing community-based information campaign, disaster management trainings, enhancement of communications facilities and rescue equipment.
  • Make sure that responsible officials and responders are attuned to the changing conditions affecting our communities.
  • Adopt essential measures and enhance capabilities to monitor evolving threats and potential disasters.

Posted Mar 24, 2014 by Davao City Information Office.