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Philippines launch Yolanda Rehabilitation Scientific Information Center

Image of Destruction in Phillippines

On 26 May 2014, the Yolanda Rehabilitation Scientific Information Center (YoRInfoCenter)  was launched  by the  Philippine Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and Department

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 27/05/2014 - 08:39
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14.5995
longitude: 
120.984

Philippines: Government develops disaster early warning system

Satellite image shows floods in the Philippines

The Department of Science and Technology of the Philippines has developed an early warning system in order to keep the public informed of possible storm surges floods or landslides.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 06/02/2014 - 13:41
latitude: 
12.8797
longitude: 
121.774

MGB-6 Emphasises Utilisation of Geohazard Maps

Since the information provided in geohazard maps shows the level of susceptibility of an area to hazards such as flooding and landslides, they should be used by local government officials,

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 10/01/2012 - 12:59
latitude: 
12.8797
longitude: 
121.774