QC Launches Community Resiliency Caravan Print
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The Quezon City Government launched the “Community Resilience Caravan” during the flag-raising  ceremony at the Quezon City Legislative Walk this Monday morning.  The Community Resilience Caravan is an initiative of QC’s Moving Up Poor Communities Towards Resilience (MOVE-UP) with its partners - Action Against Hunger Philippines, Plan International Philippines, CARE Philippines and Assistance and Cooperation for Community Resilience and Development (ACCORD).
resiliencycaravan02The 3 day Community Resilience Caravan (July 31 – August 2)aims to facilitate strategies that will develop resilient urban poor communities via sustainable livelihood and other income generating community-based projects that may provide additional resources in the face of high risk exposure of urban poor communities to hazards and natural disasters.  The caravan will feature a showcase of community-based livelihood projects which was previously supported by the poverty-reduction program of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).
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The Resilience Caravan also includes parallel events, showcasing QC’s Disaster Risk Reduction and Management services, PESO Job Fair, Livelihood Demo, Micro-insurance services and Social Protection Agencies such as GSIS, SSS, Philhealth, and Pagibig Fund.scroll back to top