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Butuan disaster official – Information key to risk reduction

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EXPERIENCE. Butuan City DRRM Officer Bong Catedral narrates his experience in rescuing during Agaton. All photos by Pocholo Espina

Butuan City Disaster Response and Early Warning Officer Bong Catedral says that it is important to make sure that information is always present when dealing with disasters

BUTUAN CITY, Philippines (July 17, 2016) — “Kahadlok (Scary). Traumatic.”

These were the first words that Philippine Coast Guard Captain of Arms Randy Gallarion stated as he recalled his experience in rescuing people during the flashfloods caused by Tropical Depression Agaton, last January 2014 in Butuan City.  Continue reading Butuan disaster official – Information key to risk reduction