behalf of the Republic of Korea, on Feb 6 2018, H.E. Ambassador HAN Dong-man plans to hand over
humanitarian aid worth two hundred thousand U.S. dollars (Php10 million) to the
Philippine Red Cross (PRC), to assist relief operations to affected communities
by the eruption of Mayon Volcano in Albay Province.
hundred thousand U.S. dollar donation will be spent in the delivery of
emergency relief assistance such as water, hygiene kits, medical aid,
sanitation facilities, and other relief items to more than 20,000 families
displaced from the 8-kilometer danger zone of Mayon Volcano.
Korean Government is committed to providing the necessary assistance to the
Philippines in this time of need.
residents and tourists within the affected area are advised to exercise caution
and to be constantly aware of announcements by local officials on the Mayon