The UP NOAH Center

The UP NOAH Center is a core component of the UP Resilience Institute. It was formally adopted by the University of the Philippines during the Board of Regents 1325th meeting on February 23, 2017 as a research center for climate actions and disaster risk reduction and management. An Executive Order signed by UP President Danilo L. Concepcion, (EO PLDC 17-03), established the NOAH Center as a research institute in the UP System.

The core of UP NOAH’s work is producing freely accessible, accurate, reliable, and relevant scientific disaster data. It also highlights a multidisciplinary approach in assessing risk and using the lens of different scientific areas. This ensures that Filipinos are provided an integrative appraisal of the natural hazards that put them in danger.

National Institutes of Health

The National Institutes of Health is the research arm of the University of the Philippines Manila, the Health Sciences Center of the UP System. It was established to support the national effort to improve the health of Filipinos by enhancing the country's capability for health research and development.

The University of the Philippines-National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH) is a specialized research unit of UP Manila. Created in 1994, the UP-NIH is envisioned to accelerate health sciences research in the Philippines. It coordinates closely with its collaborators, the Department of Health and the PCHRD of the Department of Science and Technology.

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