DND seeks more volunteers to beef up disaster risk reduction measures
from Philippine News Agency
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has called for more volunteers who could help raise public awareness on disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) and implement measures that would check climate change. Citing a study of the Philippine Institute for Development Studies, he said 60 percent of the country’s land mass is exposed to multiple hazards, and as a result, 74 percent of the population is rendered vulnerable.
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