ARMM executives, LGUs undergo risk reduction management course


COTABATO CITY: The Office of Civil Defense in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OCD-ARMM) conducted a Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) executive course for local chief executives in the region recently. Assistant Regional Director Leo Alicias of OCD-ARMM, said the course’s general objective was to enhance the participants’ knowledge on DRRM since Maguindanao is situated within the Pacific Ring of Fire and the country frequently experience natural hazards such as typhoons, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and tsunami. Several resource persons also discussed topics relevant to the risk reduction management. Gilmar Lao, OCD-ARMM information officer, said the event held at the Officers Club House of the 6th Infantry (Kampilan) Division of the Philippine Army in Camp Siongco, Datu Odin Sinsuat was participated in by various local leaders from the 36 municipalities of the province.


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