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BUILDING SAN FRANCISCO AS DISASTER RESILIENT COMMUNITY. Awardee : Model Town Cleanest and Greenest Best Implementer of Solid Waste Management. Implementer of Change. Missionary for Change. The San Francisco/Pacijan Island as part of Camotes Group of Islands.
Awardee: Model Town Cleanest and Greenest Best Implementer of Solid Waste Management Implementer of Change Missionary for Change
The San Francisco/Pacijan Island as part of Camotes Group of Islands • One of the four municipalities of camotes • Group of islands • eleven coastal barangays are prone to typhoon, stormsurge, • two barangays are vulnerable to flood • one of upland barangay is in danger to landslide Western Pob on 8-11-10
Common Man made hazards Illegal logging Sand extraction Illegal fishing Quarrying Improper anchorage Illegal cutting of mangrove Coral Reef Destruction
Natural Hazard Flood Damage Cliff Landslide Typhoon Storm Surge Sea Level Rise
Existing Law, Program and Project/laws that will help in making San Francisco resilient: Legal Basis: DRRM ACT or Republic Act 10121 (approved May 27, 2010) Project: Disaster Prevention through Coastal Resource Management implemented by Plan International Program: Adopted the 10 Point Checklist (International Campaign for Disaster Risk Reduction based on Hyogo Framework for Action
1. Put in place organization & coordination to clarify everyone’s roles & responsibilities
Creation of Municipal Disaster Coordinating Council now become LDDRMC and re-activate CiERT.
HEALTH & NUTRITION INTEGRATE THE drr COMMITTEE DOWN TO THE PUROK LEVEL AGRICULTURE & LIVELIHOOD SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION/DISASTER RISK REDUCTION THE PUROK HALL TOURISM & WOMEN & CHILDREN INFRASTRUCTURE YOUTH & SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
THE PROCESS OF DISSEMINATING INFORMATION DOWN TO THE PUROK ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE MUNICIPAL MAYOR CHAIRMAN SUPERVISOR OVERALL COORDINATOR PUROK COORDINATOR NORTH DISTRICT 21 Puroks PUROK COORDINATOR NORTH DISTRICT 21 Puroks PUROK COORDINATOR CENTRAL DISTRICT 18 Puroks PUROK COORDINATOR CENTRAL DISTRICT 19 Puroks PUROK COORDINATOR SOUTH DISTRICT 21 Puroks PUROK COORDINATOR SOUTH DISTRICT 20 Puroks
Purok Meeting and General Assembly • Weekly Meeting of Purok Coordinators
2. Assign a budget & provide for homeowners, low-income families, private sector to invest in risk reduction
Local Disaster Risk Reduction Management Fund BASED ON RA10121 (70% mitigation and 30% for Quick Respond Fund)
Providing Financial Assistance to vulnerabilities through purok system • 300,000.00 as cash awards for most resilient purok
Planning and feedbacking on the status of their CBU during General Assembly Meeting
Livelihood Assistance • Onemillion pesos livelihood assistance for vulnerable farmers and fishermen
3. Update data on hazards & vulnerabilities , prepare & share risk assessment
11 COASTAL BARANGAY HAZARD MAPS CONSUELO SOUTHERN POB ESPERANZA UNIDOS STA CRUZ NORTHERN POB
11 COASTAL BARANGAY HAZARD MAPS SAN ISIDRO HIMENSULAN SONOG UNION SANTIAGO
Conducted Hazard, Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment for eleven coastal barangay
4. Invest in and maintain critical infrastructure that reduces risk, such as flood drainage, adjusted where needed to cope with climate change.
Established a pilot sitio at Kangganay, San Isidro an alternative energy, the SOLAR POWER.
5. Assess the safety of all schools & health facilities & upgrade these as necessary
Climate and Disaster Risk Reduction Orientation conducted to students and teachers
Schools have already hazard and vulnerbilities map conducted in partnership with Plan International
DRM with climate change curriculum is introduced to both Elementary and Secondary Schools
Schools are conducted yearly by Plan International and Fire Department in cooperation with the LGU of San Francisco
Rural Health Unit staff with the municipal doctor trained on DRR and Basics of Health Emergency Response
Designate health ambassador to train community people especially at the purok level to mitigate epidemic and other health related issues
Barangay or Village Health Workers were trained on Basic Life Support and First Aid
6. Enforce risk-compliant building regulations & land use planning principles, identify safe land for low –income citizens
LGU employee as the School Drill Instructor on Earthquake/Fire Drill
Implementation of the San Francisco Master Development Plan (in land use plan)
Land use regulations and building codes, health and safety codes were added as requirement for the issuance of building permit
7. Ensure education programmes & training on disaster risk reduction are in place in schools and local communities
Global Warming/Climate Change Adaptation orientation to the elementary & Highschool in parnertship with Plan International (thru DPCRM)