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Disaster Risk Reduction & Management


The 2018 Global Climate Risk Index Report, that covers 182 countries worldwide, ranked the Philippines as the 5th most affected country covering the 20-year period from 1997-2016.*

Co-ops have a social mission to perform as well as financial responsibility, being stewards of their members’ deposits.  

Thus, the NATCCO Network advocates for co-ops to be disaster-ready and also create business continuity programs.

But before we do that, we start with ourselves.

In 2018

  • The NATCCO Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Committee, in partnership with Quezon City Disaster

  • Risk Reduction and Management Office (QCDRRMO), facilitated the Incident Command System

  • Orientation and Disaster Preparedness Training for NATCCO Emergency Response Team (ERT). It aims to

  • prepare and educate the ERT regarding disaster-preparedness. t September 03, 2018. Two (2) instructors from the QCDRRMO handled the

  • learning session and earthquake drill. 39 participants attended the said training.

  • To help co-ops hit by disaster, the 2014 General Assembly resolved and created the NATCCO Resiliency Fund (NRF).  Php 5.5 Million in soft loans was released in 2018  to finance the lending or operations of four (4) co-ops hit by typhoons 

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