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Resources related to the 2012 Philippines flood

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On Monday, 6 August 2012 a Southwest Monsoon brought by Tropical Storm Haiku hit the Island of Luzon, Philippines and brought 24 hours of torrential rains that triggered disastrous flooding. NCR, Region I, III and IV-A are worst hit, with more than 800,000 persons affected. More than 250,000 people are in evacuation centers. Source: National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.

Last update: December 9, 2013 at 9:39 PM UTC

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Emergency contact information

  • NDRMCC Hotlines: (02) 911-1406, (02) 912-2665, (02) 912-5668; +63917-8916322

  • Red Cross: If you need to be rescued, call 143 and 527-0000. Put a white blanket outside your house so rescuers can locate where you are.

  • MMDA: 8820925
  • Philippine Coast Guard: 0917-PCGDOTC (0917-7243682)
  • Navotas Rescue: 281-8602 / 281-4174 / 281-8573
  • Valenzuela City: 292-1405
  • Malabon: 281-4999
  • Caloocan: 288-8811 loc 2295
  • Navotas: 281-1111

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