NVizcaya gov't agencies line up activities for disaster consciousness month
by Ben Moses Ebreo
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (June 28) -- Various national and local government agencies here have finalized their activities lined-up for the observance of this year's National Disaster Consciousness Month this July.
Eva Liza Agamata, provincial disaster management officer said the proposed activities of the province are display of streamers, blood letting, tree planting, media guestings at DWRV, formulation of La Nina contingency plan, orientation and earthquake drill among selected state colleges and universities and hospitals, slogan and poster making contests and skills training for volunteer responders.
"These activites were discussed during our coordinating conference in Tuguegarao City and locally finalized recently during our provincial meeting with our members of the disaster coordinating council," Agamata said.
She said the initial government agencies concerned are Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC), Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Philippine Information Agency (PIA) and Public Affairs and Information Assistance Division (PAIAD), Office of Civil Defense (OCD), Department of Education (DepEd), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Philippine National Police(PNP), Philippine Army (PA), Land Transportation Office (LTO) and Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), among others. (PIA NVizcaya) [top]