On Wednesday, 15 January 2020, the eighth (8th) episode of “The Virtual Presser” will feature Dr. Renato U. Solidum, Undersecretary for Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Affairs of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). The discussion will focus on the updates regarding the Taal Volcano eruption and government efforts to address the situation. National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) Spokesperon Mark Timbal is also invited as guest speaker.
The discussion will focus on the updates regarding the Taal Volcano eruption and government efforts to address the situation.
The Virtual Presser, organized by the Office of the Global Media Affairs, is PCOO’s interactive online video platform to engage with the international media and foreign audiences. OGMA is tasked to connect government policymakers with the global media and promote the Philippine government’s priority policy messages through engagements with foreign audiences.
DATE: 15 January 2020 (Wednesday)
TIME: 3:00 PM
SPEAKER: Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Undersecretary Renato U. Solidum, Jr.
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Please RSVP on or before 14 JANUARY 2020, 05:00 PM, Manila time. A notification, which includes the mechanics of the virtual press conference, will be sent once registration is successful.
Participants are requested to be on standby at 2:30 PM as the virtual press conference will start at 03:00 PM (Manila time).
Due to the TAAL VOLCANO ERUPTION, The Virtual Presser on Wednesday will FEATURE INSTEAD DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Undersecretary for Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Affairs RENATO U. SOLIDUM, Jr.
The episode with Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System has been moved to a yet to be determined date. Please be guided accordingly.