The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has adopted the Guinobatan town in Albay as part of the “Adopt a Municipality” strategy to hasten the Mayon disaster operations.
Mayon Volcano eruption
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) regional office in Bicol has allocated P30 million for the implementation of its cash-for-work emergency employment program to be rolled out this first week of February, benefitting those…
The Province of Albay continues to receive relief assistance from various local government units in the country as well as from several organizations.
The Kuwaiti Red Crescent Society will send assistance to affected residents of Mayon Volcano eruption, a top official of the organization confirmed.
The Albay province has received a total of P25-million assistance from President Rodrigo R. Duterte and from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Offce (PCSO) to sustain the needs of more than 84,000 evacuees.
The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Albay held a special session on Tuesday afternoon to pass Resolution No. 670-2018 declaring the entire province of Albay under a state of calamity due to the ongoing Mayon Volcano eruption.