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.
CDRC is now accepting donations in preparation for Typhoon #Hagupit #RubyPH

In preparation for Typhoon Ruby (international name Hagupit),the Citizens’ Disaster Response Center is now accepting donations in cash and in kind (canned goods, rice, water, soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, sleeping mats, blankets, etc.).

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Help Yolanda survivors rebuild their lives

Help CDRC’s relief and rehabilitation program.

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Families affected by Typhoon Pablo appeal for help

More than a year after Typhoon Pablo/Bopha ravaged Mindanao, the people are still struggling to get back on their feet.

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We help people help themselves


  • CDRC and CREST finish Training of Trainers

25 February 2015 – A total of 15 trainees from the Citizens’ Disaster Response Center (CDRC) and Community Response, Enlightenment, Service and Transformation (CREST) successfully completed a Training of Trainers on Disaster Risk Reduction (TOT-DRR) conducted by Arbiter Samariter Bund (ASB) at the CDRC Conference Room in Quezon City on Feb. 16-20, 2015.  Action Medeor, […]

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  • Photo Gallery: Relief Delivery in Los Banos, Laguna

CDRC, together with the  Southern Tagalog People’s Response Center (STPRC), distributed relief goods to the families affected by Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana) in Los Banos, Laguna. This was supported by Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe and the German Humanitarian Aid. Several communities are still under water, and affected families have been living in tents after their houses were destroyed or […]

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