More than half of the population of the Philippines live in disaster prone areas, and the country has the second greatest risk of disaster worldwide, according to the World Risk Report 2014.
The Philippines experiences around 20 typhoons a year and, being in the Pacific ‘Ring of Fire’, is at high risk of earthquakes. Twenty of the largest cities are situated on the coast and are most at risk of rising sea levels and extreme climate conditions.
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Reports and resources
This worksheet provides a range of activities about disasters and emergencies.
This interactive team game will help pupils work together to understand the devastating impact of a disaster on the lives of people living in poverty.
An assessement of Christian Aid's emergency response to Typhoon Mangkhut (local name Ompong), which made landfall in Baggao, Cagayan, Northern Luzo
Within the LPRR project there is a need for rigorous evaluation, which balances accountability and learning.
The project contributes to the localisation agenda by offering a demand-led practical approach to shift power to local actors and disaster survivors.
The Linking Preparedness Response and Resilience (LPRR) project is part of a growing portfolio of Start Network Engage projects funded by UK aid fr
In 2009, typhoon Ketsana hit the Philippines.
Co-production was explicitly employed in the Linking Preparedness, Resilience and Response (LPRR) project.
The Linking Preparedness, Response and Resilience (LPRR) project was carried out from 2015 to the end of March 2018.
A review of the Rice Watch Action Network's Climate Resiliency Field School. A season-long training programme with a focus on sustainable farming.
Christian Aid Philippines is based in Manila. We can also draw on the expertise of colleagues at our UK headquarters, other Christian Aid teams across Asia and the world, and INGO networks and alliances in the Philippines and at international level.
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