MDRU Team joins UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction Sendai Japan
Members of the MDRU project from the Philippines and Japan attended the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan to discuss the MDRU and its applications to disaster situations and how the unit can be implemented to help developing countries in disaster management.
Japan firm lends Cebu 'disaster-useful' tech
CEBU, Philippines - In what is considered a first in the country, the town of San Remigio in northern Cebu is using a Japanese emergency telecommunication signal technology.
Cebu municipality receives disaster-proof communications system from Japan
SAN REMIGIO, Cebu — A P10.6 million ICT communications system that can provide telephone and Internet connectivity in disaster situations has been given to the local government here by the Japanese government.
System helps in disaster communicaton
WHEN disasters strike, communication lines are among the first to go down. But with the Movable and Deployable Resource ICT Unit (MDRU) developed in Japan, restoring it can be done in an hour.