American Red Cross of Grand Rapids: Together We Prepare: AmeriCorps members will improve community disaster preparedness
and response capabilities in Detroit, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Flint, Kalamazoo, and Traverse City.
In response to the directive of Secretary Judy Taguiwalo to conduct Family and Community Disaster Preparedness
, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-Caraga initiated the conduct of the three-day training on Disaster Preparedness for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) and selected LGU PWD focal persons on April 4-6, 2017 at VCDU Prince Hotel, this city.
Project details : This project will focus on implementing three such priorities outlined in its NAPA, namely strengthening of community based conservation programmes on highly vulnerable near-shore marine ecosystems, adaptation to near-shore coastal shellfish fisheries resources and coral reef ecosystem productivity, and strengthening community disaster preparedness
and response potential.