Posted by on March 10, 2013 in Past Projects | Comments Off on Give2Asia

Project Title:

Post Sendong Rehabilitation Initiative

Project Area:

Cagayan de Oro City and IliganCity, Region X (Northern Mindanao)

Project Duration:

May 2012-April 2013

Project Goals and Outcomes:

The project aims to assist Sendong-affected families in 5 selected high-risk barangays in Cagayan de Oro and IliganCity  in addressing psycho-social and educational needs of children and in building capacities in disaster risk reduction and management.


Measurable outcomes include:

  • Assistance to at least 400 school children in terms of their need for schooling
    • Providing basic needs (school supplies, uniform, and others)
    • Providing psycho-social support and attendance/ performance monitoring
  • Assistance to 5 barangays (villages) in disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM)
    • Providing training/ capacity-building for 250 persons ( at least 50 persons in each of the 5 barangays) from community organizations, local government units and other residents
    • Formulating 5 Barangay DRRM Plans
    • Strengthening 5 Barangay DRRM Councils
  • Form an alliance of community organizations affected by typhoon Sendong that would advocate people’s participation in Post-Sendong rehabilitation planning and implementation
    • Organizing and strengthening  Aksyon para sa Kahandaan sa Kalamidad at Klima (AKKMA) –Northern Mindanao among the Sendong-affected communities
    • Formulation of a Common Advocacy Agenda and an Advocacy