It will take years but we owe it to this country to bring Marawi back, and make peace work,' said PDRF
president Butch Meily.
Through this workshop, IBM assisted individual PDRF
members and partners in developing or improving their current disaster preparedness and continuity plans.
Because every minute in those 72 hours count, PDRF
developed the website ph72.
provides a global forum for advertisers, agencies, publishers, industry bodies and research and software providers to share their expertise and experiences and to develop credible business models backed by robust research.
Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, who serves as one of the PDRF
co-chairs along with Manuel V.
The rice will be procured by PDRF
from the National Food Authority (NFA).
, co-chaired by Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.
president Rene Meily said in an interview on Friday that the group's cochairs, Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala and Manuel V.
Rene Meily, PDRF
president, said they were glad to put up a school building which would function also as an evacuation center if the need arises.
Pangilinan said that the PDRF
was the flagship private sector response to disaster and that it was building a disaster operations center near Clark Airport to serve as the base for both immediate response to a disaster and long-term recovery efforts.
This was announced on Wednesday by PDRF
president Rene Meily in a WCDRR session hosted by the Islamic Relief Worldwide, where he said his group would be "working closely with the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.
Sealing the partnership for a collaborative private sector response to disasters are (from left): PLDT chair and PDRF
cochair Manuel V.