Fri December 13, 2019, 7:05 pm  

Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council


Bulakenyos armed with understanding and managing their hazards and adapting to climate change to create prepared and proactive disaster resilient communities.


To help Local Government Units and the community to understand climate change and the hazards they face, to reduce their risks, to prepare for and respond to disasters as they occur, and recover from disasters while building back better and safer

Functions, Duties and Responsibilities:

The Section 3 of the Executive Order No. 17, Series of 2010 approved by Provincial Governor Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado states that:

Functions, Duties and Responsibilities of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC). Pursuant to the mandate of Republic Act No. 10121, the Provincial Disaster Risk reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) shall carry out/observe/fulfill the following functions, duties and responsibilities:

  1. Approve, monitor and evaluate the implementation of the PDRRM Plans and regularly review and test the plan consistent with the national and local planning programs;
  2. Ensure the integration of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation into local development plans, programs and budgets as a strategy in sustainable development and poverty reduction;
  3. Recommend the implementation of forced preemptive evacuation of local residents if necessary;
  4. Convene as often as necessary to effectively coordinate the efforts on disaster mitigation, preparedness, response/emergency operations, and rehabilitation activities;
  5. Take the lead in preparing for, responding to and recovering from the effects of any disaster if two (2) or more cities/municipalities are affected;
  6. Call on other departments, bureaus, agencies, instrumentalities and corporations of the government and the private sector for assistance in preparing for, reacting to and recovering from the effects of disaster and civil emergencies;
  7. Advise the City/Municipal and Brgy. Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Councils (C/M/BDRRMCs) regarding disaster management;
  8. Promulgate its own manual of operation for the guidance of current and future members;
  9. Implement within the province the guidelines set by the RDRRMC and submits recommendations as necessary;
  10. All members of the Council shall make available their personnel, facilities and expertise to effectively carry out the functions of the Council;
  11. The Council shall discharge such other functions and duties which is necessary and directly related to its mandate, in consonance with the provision of R. A. No. 10131 and its Implementing Rules and Regulations.

The Council, in discharging its functions shall utilize the facilities and services of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office to be known as the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Operation Center (PDRRMOC).

PDRRMC Composition:

Chairperson Provincial Governor Hon. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado
Vice-Chairperson (Response) Provincial Social Welfare and Development Officer Rowena J. Tiongson
Vice Chairperson
(Disaster Rehabilitation and Recovery)
Provincial Planning and Development Rehabilitation Coordinator Arlene G. Pascual
Member and Action Officer Provincial Administrator Eugenio C. Payongayong
Members Tagapangulo, Liga ng mga Barangay, Provincial Chapter Board Member Mark Cholo I. Violago
SK Provincial Federation President or Prov. Youth, Sports, Education, and Culture Officer N/A
Head, Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Mangement Office (LDRRMO) Felicisima L. Mungcal
Provincial Health Officer (Public Health) Dr. Jocelyn E. Gomez
Provincial Agriculturist /
Provincial Veterinarian
Ma. Gloria SF. Carrillo / Dr. Voltaire Basinang
Provincial Engineer Engr. Glenn D. Reyes
DPWH District I Engineer Engr. Ruel Angeles
DPWH District II Engineer Engr. Ramiro Cruz
Provincial Budget Officer Marina SR. Flores
Schools Division Superintendent of the DepEd Dr. Romeo M. Alip, Ph.D.
Commander of the 48th IB, Phil. Army Lt. Col Alexe C. Musi
Provincial Director, PNP P/S Supt. Ferdinand O. Divina
Provincial Fire Marshall, BFP Fsupt. Arturo M. Llena
Provincial Head, Philippine Red Cross Ricardo A. Villacorte
Provincial Head, National Food Authority (NFA) Serafin M. Manalili
Provincial Director, DTI Zorina D. Aldana
Provincial Director, DILG Darwin D. David
Department Head, Bulacan ENRO Elizabeth M. Apresto (OIC)
Provincial General Services Officer Atty. Kenneth Z. Ocampo-Lantin
  4 accredited Civil Society Organizations (CSO):
  (1) Head, Commission on Service
Fr. Efren Basco
  (2) President, Rescue 117
Roy Nicolas
  (3) President, Bulacan Integrated Rescue Association (BIRA)
Leonardo F. Lopez
  (4) President, Bulacan Press Club or any Media Group
Roy Reyes
    Women Organization accredited by the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Eva Fajardo
Secretariat Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) PDRRMO
LDRRM Officer Head, Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Mangement Office (LDRRMO) Felicisima L. Mungcal