NDRRMC serves as the President’s adviser on disaster preparedness programs, disaster operations and rehabilitation efforts undertaken by the government and the private sector. It acts as the top coordinator of all disaster management and the highest allocator of resources in the Philippines. The NDRRMC was formerly known as the National Disaster Coordinating Council (NDCC).
Disaster Reduction Goal
The primary objective of the National Calamity and Disaster Preparedness Plan is to ensure effective and efficient implementation of civil protection programme through an integrated, multi-sectoral and community based approach and strategies for the protection and preservation of life, property and environment.