OCD-ARMM observes 2018 disaster resilience month

Cotabato City (July 31, 2018) – The Office of Civil Defense of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OCD-ARMM) culminated the observance of the 2018 National Disaster Resilience Month (NDRM) with an activity held here on Tuesday, July 31. The NDRM, formerly known as National Disaster Consciousness Month, is aimed at intensifying information and awareness…

ARMM-HEART extends quick aid to Jolo fire victims

Cotabato City (July 30, 2018) – The government of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) through its flagship program Humanitarian Emergency Action and Response Team (HEART) has immediately extended initial assistance to families affected by the fire in Jolo, Sulu that destroyed 5,200 homes. Jo Henry, ARMM-HEART Communications Officer, said the fire started Tuesday…

DSWD-ARMM to release cash grants to IDPs in Sulu

Cotabato City (July 27, 2018) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DSWD-ARMM) will be releasing on Friday, July 27, cash grants to 1,615 internally displaced persons (IDPs) under the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program from barangays Busbus and Walled City in Jolo,Sulu. The beneficiaries were displaced after…