Did you know: National Disaster Consciousness Month
July was declared National Disaster Consciousness Month by virtue of Executive Order No. 137 signed on Aug. 10, 1999, by then President Joseph Estrada.
The National Disaster Coordinating Council, the predecessor of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, was tasked to ensure the implementation of all programs under this order. Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
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