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City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office

July 25, 2019
Background
Mission & Vision
Functions

Republic Act 10121 known as the Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act aims to strengthen the country’s disaster risk reduction and management system. To achieve this, the law declared that the State shall “implement a coherent, comprehensive, integrated disaster risk reduction and management program incorporated at various levels of government.”

Pursuant to RA 10121, Cabanatuan City established the Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council through City Ordinance No. 48 series of 2014.

MISSION

  • To save lives by providing the community an effective, efficient, prompt, and unbiased 24-hour service.
  • To educate, train and involve all Cabanatueños as first responders for a disaster-prepared city.

VISION

A safe and disaster-resilient city that is able to mitigate and prepare for, respond to, and recover from the impact of disasters and emergencies whether natural or human-made