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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  • Typhoon affects 3 million people; incurs P3.3B in damages

Reaching a maximum sustained winds of 215 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gustiness of up to 250 kph, Typhoon Ruby (international name Hagupit) is officially this year’s strongest storm. It lashed through central Philippines with violent winds and heavy rains, causing floods, landslides, and destruction of infrastructure and crops.  Albay, Masbate, Catanduanes, […]

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  • CDRC conducts Microdis survey in Albay

CDRC successfully conducted the Microdis Survey (Integrated Health, Social and economic Impacts of Extreme Events: Evidence, Methods and Tools) in the province of Albay from December 1-22, 2008. This survey on the impact of disasters on communities covered 8 villages in the municipality of Polangui and the city of Legazpi, with a total of 400 […]

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