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Republic of the Philippines
EMBASSY OF THE PHILIPPINES
CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA
1 Moonah Place, Yarralumla, ACT 2600, Australia

Financial assistance for victims of the earthquake in Bohol and Cebu may sent through:

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Following are updates on the effects of the 7.2-magnitude earthquake that hit Bohol, Cebu and other provinces as of 25 October 2013. The death toll has risen to 201 according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC). Injured people were tallied at 720 for Cebu, Bohol, Siquijor, Negros Oriental and Iloilo, while 10 are still missing in Bohol. The NDRRMC said a total of 3,158,869 persons were affected in 1,494 barangays in 59 municipalities and 6 cities in 6 provinces of Regions VI and VII.

Total cost of assistance provided by DSWD, DOH, LGUs, and NGOs to Regions VI and VII is at PHP33,859,189.17. Bohol and Cebu were declared under the State of Calamity.

National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Center (NDRRMC)

Account name: NDRRMC Donated Funds

Account Numbers: 0435-021927-030 (Peso Account); 0435-021927-530 (Dollar

Account); Swift Code: DBPHPHMM Account #36002016

Address: Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP), Camp Aguinaldo Branch, PVAO

Compound, Camp Aguinaldo Quezon City, Philippines 1110

Contact Person: Ms. Rufina A Pascual, Collecting Officer NDRRMC, Office of Civil

Defense, Camp Aguinaldo, Q.C.

Contact Nos. (632) 421-1920; 911-5061 up to 65 local 116

Email: accounting@ocd.gov.ph; website: www.ndrrmc.gov.ph

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Account No. 3124-0055-81

Bank branch address: Land Bank of the Philippines, Batasan, Quezon City Philippines

Contact Person: Ms. Fe Catalina Ea, Cash Division

Contact Nos. (632) 931-8101 local226; cell phone (632) 918-628-1897

Website: www.dswd.gov.ph

Philippine Red Cross (PRC)

www.redcross.orq.ph

Tel. (632) 527-0000

Bank accounts for Donations:

Banco De Oro

Peso: 00-453-0018647

Dollar: 10-453-0039482; Swift Code: BNORPHMM

Metrobank

Peso: 151-3-041631228

Dollar: 151-2-15100218-2; Swift Code: MBTCPHMM

Philippine National Bank

Peso: 3752 8350 0034

Dollar: 3752 8350 0042; Swift Code: PNBMPHMM

Unionbank of the Philippines

Peso: 1015 4000 0201

Dollar: 1315 4000 0090; Swift Code: UBPHPHMM

Monetary donations are the most flexible and would therefore be appreciated by NDRRMC, Philippine Red Cross or DSWD.

Per PRC website, "For your donations to be properly acknowledged, please fax the bank transaction slip at PRC nos. +63.2.527.0575 or +63.2.404.0979 with your name, address and contact number."

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