Relief Operations in Barangay Loakan and Itogon

Oct 13 and 14 relief operations to Barangay (village) Loakan and Itogon in Benguet, two of the areas affected by landslides caused by typhoon Ompong. Several deaths were recorded during the landslide, most of which were residents in the largely mining community.

The relief operation was carried out by Cordillera Disaster Response and Development Services and KAISA Para sa Kaunlaran in partnership with The Amity Foundation (Hong Kong).