“Sanay, Agap, Iglap!” Integrates Arts-Based Approach into Disaster Resilience

The UP Resilience Institute in collaboration with the NSTP – National Service Reserves Corps, UP Diliman Office of the Vice Chancellor for Community Affairs, UP Diliman Public Safety and Security Office, and Barangay U.P. Campus, Quezon City facilitated Sanay Agap Iglap (SAI) from April 15 to 17, 2024. SAI aims to develop members of the […]

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SANAY AGAP IGLAP Training Seminar Prepares Communities for Disaster Resilience

In a proactive move to bolster disaster preparedness and resilience, the University of the Philippines Resilience Institute (UPRI), as part of its Campus Resilience Program collaborated with the National Service Training Program-National Service Reserve Corps (NSTP-NSRC), organized a three-day training seminar on SANAY AGAP IGLAP. Held from April 11,12 and 15, 2024, at the Plenary […]

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Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill UP Barangay Campus (1st Quarter 2024)

The UP Resilience Institute, represented by IB Researcher Franklin Joshua Gali, observed the performance of the UP Barangay Campus during the Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) last March 25, 2024. Leading the participation of the barangay in the NSED was Kapitan Lawrence Mappala, Melody Villegas, and Sergio Linga. PSSO representative Gellie Flores also joined as […]

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Community Readiness Takes Center Stage as Sanay Agap Iglap (SA IGLAP) Training Prepares for Launch

In a proactive move towards disaster preparedness, a crucial meeting was convened earlier today to discuss the forthcoming Sanay Agap Iglap (SA IGLAP) training program. Led by Dr. Glecy Atienza of UPRI and Miss Amedia Tomie of NSTP, the session gathered volunteers and organizers to delve into the intricacies of this vital initiative. Dr. Glecy […]

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UP Manila DRRM-H Basic Emergency Response Team Simulation Training (March 13-14, 2024)

  On March 13-14, 2024, UP RI representative Mr. Franklin Joshua Gali from the Institution Building Division participated in the Basic Emergency Response Simulation Training in the UP Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management in Health (DRRM-H) Center. Located in the UP Manila Main building, this two-day training session had participants from both the private […]

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UP RI conducted a lecture on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) for NSTP students at UP Los Banos

On February 26, 2024, Mr. Jose Abraham C. Ongkiko, Chief Science Research Specialist from UP Resilience Institute (UP RI)-Institution Building Division (IB), shared his knowledge and experiences in disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) with the National Service Training Program (NSTP) at UP Los Baños. There were 807 participants, including students and faculty (morning and […]

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5th Technical Working Group Meeting for Earthquake Resiliency

The UP Resilience Institute attended the 5th Technical Working Group Meeting for Earthquake Resiliency on February 2, 2024, at the 4th Floor, Situational Room of the Quezon City DRRM Building. The meeting started with acknowledging all the participants from different departments of Quezon City Hall, organizations, and institutional offices. Followed by the presentation of Engr. […]

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NSTP-NSRC Meeting SANAY AGAP IGLAP January 2024

On January 18, 2024 UP RI representatives Dr. Glecy Atienza (RCW Director), Dr. Likha Minimi (Knowledge Sharing Director), Jose Abraham Ongkiko (IB Chief Science Research Specialist), Jonathan David Maligalig (IB Junior Project Assistant), Franklin Joshua Gali (IB Junior Project Assistant) attended a meeting at the UP Diliman DILC building Conference room. Joining them were Ramon […]

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UP RI and UPV Resilience Hub Preliminary Engagement Meeting

On January 15, 2024 representatives of the UP Resilience Institute (UP RI) led by Institution Building (IB) Director Prof. Genaro Cuaresma, Education Director Prof. Ruben Gamala, and Junior Project Assistant Franklin Joshua Gal attended a preliminary engagement meeting in UP Visayas (UPV). Together with UPV Chancellor Camposano, UPV Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension Prof. […]

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APRU Multi-Hazards Summer School Day 4: Disaster Memorial Museums and Disaster Heritage Sites and how they shape Disaster Memory

The Japanese have a concept known as Disaster Memory, which delves into a community’s collective experiences during a disaster, compiling and preserving them as cultural memory. It serves as a means for survivors to honor the lives that have been lost as well as to share and pass on valuable information and insights. This concept […]

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