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  • UP DREAM 2015 group photo

    The DREAM Team One hundred sixty-five personnel united in building resilient Filipino communities.

  • Slideshow Flood Map
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    National Conference on Assessment and Sustainability (April 11, 2016)

  • CC Luz

    Luzon Cluster Conference 2015

  • CC Min

    Mindanao Cluster Conference 2015

  • CC Vis

    Visayas Cluster Conference 2015

The DREAM is now a reality

About 20 typhoons visit the Philippines yearly. These have consistently resulted in widespread flood, deaths, and destruction across the country--ultimately setting back progress and national development.

This era of a changing environment is a harbinger of worse situations that are to come. Typhoons and floods are expected to increase in number and intensity, exposing island-states like the Philippines to further vulnerability.

In response to the echoing need to better prepare the country and its people for such natural disasters, the Disaster Risk and Exposure Assessment for Mitigation (DREAM) Program was formed in 2011. By producing up-to-date, detailed, and high-resolution  three-dimensional (3D) flood hazard maps for the critical river basins in the Philippines, it envisions to make the DREAM of a more resilient Philippines a reality.

 

United in this goal are the four (4) key components of the Program:

 

Know more about these teams and the Program's products, such as the digital elevation models, orthophotos, and flood hazard maps, in the About Us and Products sections, respectively. Check out how the DREAM is turned into reality with the latest entries at the News tab.

 

Click on this link for the DREAM video: DREAM-AVP-032814.mp4

Is your area part of the Program's coverage? Check the Water Level Forecast page for updates on your locality's water levels.