Pacific Partnership 2019
Mayor Cristina G. Romauldez is flanked (from left to right) by LtGen. Noel Clement AFP Central Commander, Usec. Ricardo Jalad, Administrator of the Office of Civil Defense, John Law, US Deputy Chief of Mission, BGen, Moses Kaoiwi, Hawaii National Guard and Capt. Randy Van Rossum, US Navy Mission Commander during the launching of the Pacific Partnership in Tacloban on Monday. After more than five years the annual multilateral all-hazards preparedness mission in the indo-pacific region is once again in Tacloban to work in several medical, engineering and civic action programs. The multinational humanitarian mission last visited the City in 2014 to help in the rehabilitation efforts after Super Typhoon Haiyan.
Photos by A. Alamos/CIO