May 12, 2016
Stay Alert! Drill On-going
Photo: Even in the rain, community members are excited about being involved
in the typhoon simulation drill activity in Guinob-an, Philippines
On Friday morning, April 15 2016, community members in Guinob-an Village
were ready to run a typhoon simulation when the rain suddenly started to pour
down. It got heavier and heavier and most of the village councillors were in
doubt on if the drill could run, but they ....
April 19, 2016
Community Preparedness in a Typhoon Haiyan Affected Area
Photo: Lucia being evacuated by the emergency rescue team during a typhoon simulation in Guinob-an Barangay, Philippines.
In the midst of an evacuation, a woman screamed: “Fire! Fire is burning my house! Help!” She shouted loudly, but everyone else were busy evacuating themselves and their family members that no one came to rescue her. When some neighbours approached and urged her to evacuate, she refused ....