8 Apr 2022
In pursuant to Section 2 (a) and Section 12 (4) of Republic Act 10121 otherwise known as Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010 to strengthen the institutional capacity for disaster risk reduction and management and building a resilient local communities by organizing and conducting trainings, orientations and knowledge management activities on disaster risk reduction and management at local levels.
The Local Government Unit of Bolinao headed by Hon. Mayor Alfonso F. Celeste, MD has organized a 4-day live-in training course on Emergency Operations Center (EOC) thru the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMC) in coordination with the Office of the Civil Defense Region 1(OCD R1) on April 5-8, 2022 at the Dagupan Village Hotel, Lucao District, Dagupan City, Pangasinan.
This training highlighted on the importance of the disaster response program of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC).
The EOC is a facility eguipped with personnel and resources that serves as repository of information and main hub for coordination to support the management of an incident or planned event.
The said activity was participated in by personnel from various local departments/ agencies such as MDRRMC,MSWD,RHU,MAO,MPDC,Bolinao Tourism Office, PNP, BFP and DepEd Bolinao.