More than 100 barangay responders joined and competed in the annual program of the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (MDRRMC) Licuan-Baay chaired by Mayor Alejo S. Domingo. The annual program entitled “2nd Licuan-Baay Amazing RaceCue Olympics” was held today, December 11, 2018, at the Municipal Covered Court Baquero Nalbuan, Licuan-Baay.
The participants were tested in different activities such as knot untying, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), survival cooking and eating, and trauma management.
The Philippine National Red Cross Abra Chapter, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC)-Abra, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)-Abra, and Office of the Civil Defense-CAR gave lectures to the responders before the challenges began.
The event prepares the responders to act immediately during and after man-made or natural disasters and calamities.