MAMBAJAO, CAMIGUIN, December 12 (PIA) – The provincial government here eyes on organizing and training volunteers, next year, to man the community kitchens in times of calamities.
The local government unit intends to harness at least 25 community volunteers for each of the identified evacuation sites around the province.
Social Worker Zenaida M. Cainglet said the team will automatically man the evacuation centers and take charge of the goods downloaded by the local disaster risk reduction management council (DRRMC), facilitating an orderly flow of food and goods inside the evacuation site.
To date, there were about 49 identified evacuation centers in the island that are expected to be served.
Meanwhile, the provincial DRRMC also conducted recently a public hearing on Disaster Risk Reduction / Climate Change Adaption – Enhanced Provincial Development and Physical Framework Plan (DRR/CCA-PDPFP) for the year 2013-2020. (JCV/PIA)