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“MaBAHAng Usapan: A Flood Hazard Awareness Caravan” kicks off at Caraga State University

Date Posted: February 8, 2019

The Caraga Center for Geo-Informatics together with the Geo-SAFER Agusan Project officially launches MaBAHAng Usapan: A Flood Hazard Awareness Caravan last February 6, 2019, at the GIS Laboratory of Caraga State University, Butuan City.

MaBAHAng Usapan aims to create an avenue through which students will be educated and empowered in terms of flood hazards and to advocate flood-resilience at a young age. The event involves various interactive lectures and learning activities related to flood hazard awareness.

LGU Jabonga trained on Flood EViDEns Operation

Date Posted: November 30, 2018

Seven (7) personnel from the Disaster Risk Reduction and Planning sectors of the Local Government Unit of Jabonga underwent a training on the operation of Flood Event Visualizations and Damage Estimation (Flood EviDEns) last November 28, 2018 at Caraga State University GIS laboratory.

The said activity is part of the extension project of the CSU BS Geodetic Engineering Program in collaboration with the Geo-SAFER Agusan Project through the Caraga Center for Geo-Informatics (CCGeo) which aims to capacitate LGU Jabonga with regards to the utilization of the Flood EViDEns system as a tool on its DRRM operations.

CMU Geo-SAFER hosts in-house training on Soil and Water Analysis Tool (SWAT), Satellite Image Interpretation using QGIS

Date Posted: November 21, 2018

An In-house Training on Soil and Water Analysis Tool (SWAT) and Satellite Image Interpretation using Quantum GIS Interface was hosted by the  Geo-SAFER Northern Mindanao/Cotabato Project of Central Mindanao University last September 27-28, 2018 at Farmers Training Center, CMU. The event was participated by some of the faculty members from CMU's College of Forestry and Environmental Science, and other State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) from SOCCSKSARGEN, namely: Sultan Kudarat State University (SKSU), Mindanao State University-Gen. Santos (MSU-Gen San) and University of Southern Mindanao-Kabacan (USM-Kabacan).