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.
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Appeal for Support For El Niño-Affected Families in SOCCSKSARGEN and Cagayan Valley

Plight of Farmers in SOCCSKSARGEN The SOCCSKSARGEN region (Region XII) is among the 38% in the Philippines that experiences drought. Drought and the long dry spell have already affected 30 provinces all over the country. The region have been experiencing below normal rainfall since October 2015 due to the El Niño phenomenon, which, according to […]

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Help Yolanda survivors rebuild their lives

Help CDRC’s relief and rehabilitation program.

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Panday Bulig
Humanitarian appeal for the displaced families of Butig, Lanao del Sur

The fighting that erupted between the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and an alleged religious extremist armed group in Butig, Lanao del Sur caused at least 7,800 individuals to flee their homes. The clash started on Feb. 20, 2016 when the extremist group reportedly ambushed AFP tanks and combat vehicles en route to Marawi City. The […]

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  • Honouring Women Survivors’ Leadership and Labour, Three Years After Yolanda

Chaya Ocampo Go 8 November 2016 All around the world women are redefining what it means to lead their communities in the face of disasters and climate change. To commemorate the third year anniversary of super typhoon Yolanda, this article features the stories of women community leaders and survivors in the island of Cebu, and […]

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