Citizens Disaster Response Center | CDRC
THE CITIZENS’ DISASTER RESPONSE CENTER (CDRC) is a non-government organization that pioneered and continues to promote community-based disaster management in the Philippines. CDRC operates nationwide through a network of regional centers affiliated with the Citizens’ Disaster Response Network and through people’s organizations.
Kalibo fire
An Appeal for Support for 129 Families Affected by Fire in Kalibo, Aklan

Task Force Tabang (TFT) Aklan is knocking at your hearts for your generous support and assistance for 129 families whose houses were totally burnt last June 12, 2015 at Purok 2, C. Laserna St., Poblacion, Kalibo town, Province of Aklan, Western Visayas Region, Philippines. A total of 584 individuals including women, children and elders were […]

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URGENT APPEAL: Food Relief Assistance to B’laan Evacuees Heavily Affected by Militarization in Sarangani

Intensified military operation of the 73rd Infantry Battalion of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in Malapatan and Alabel, Sarangani Province has adversely disturbed the lives and livelihood of the Indigenous People (IP), the Blaan tribe. The militarization started since March 27, 2015 up to the present, affecting 360 families. The following are the […]

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Help Yolanda survivors rebuild their lives

Help CDRC’s relief and rehabilitation program.

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  • Mount Bulusan on Alert Level 1

Mount Bulusan in Sorsogon Province is currently on Alert Level 1. According to Phivolcs, this indicates that hydrothermal processes may be underway beneath the volcano that may lead to more steam-driven eruptions. On Monday, May 11, 2015, Tarabang para sa Bicol, Inc. (TABI), the regional partner of the Citizen’s Disaster Response Network (CDRC) in Bicol, […]

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  • The Workshop of a Resistant Future

A refreshing wind is running over the little village of Mapanas in Northern Samar. It is 38 degrees and impossible not to feel the sticky skin under your clothes. Everywhere you see people putting a cloth to their heads, trying to wipe away the sweat. But in the elementary school, just about fifty children are […]

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