Planned disaster risk reduction training institute unveiled

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The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) presented to National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana the Comprehensive Master Development Plan for the proposed National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Training Institute (NDRRMTI) on June 24.

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The OCD said the establishment of NDRRMTI is pursuant to Republic Act 10121 Section 9 that mandates OCD to establish Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Training Institute.

The establishment of said training institute aims “to train public and private individuals, both local and national, in such subject as disaster risk reduction and management among others.”