Official Twitter Accounts of Philippine Government Agencies

In times of typhoons and other types of disasters, we all want to be kept informed of all things that are happening around us. Most of Metro Manila and major part of Luzon are now flooded due to incessant rains and if one is to watch most local channels, reports have been coming in about the current state of all the areas that are continuously being devastated by the typhoon and of people being stranded on the road or in their own homes.

If you are among those who are lucky enough to still have a steady supply of electricity and internet connection (and most importantly a home that has managed to stay dry inside); you may get updates from local news channels as well as from social media, particularly Twitter.

Here are just some of the official Twitter accounts of government agencies where you can get official updates about the weather conditions, suspension of classes, how to extend help to the victims and other updates that concerns this recent calamity:

Official Gazette of the Philippines                                                @govph

PAGASA- DOST                                                                          @dost_pagasa

PAGASA-Flood Forecasting and Warning Section                      @PAGASAFFWS

Department of Education                                                             @DepEd_PH

Commission on Higher Education                                                 @PhCHED

National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council        @NDRRMC_Opcen

Metro Manila Development Authority                                            @MMDA

Department of Health                                                                   @DOHgovph

Department of Social Welfare and Development                          @DSWDserve

Department of Interior and Local Government                              @DILG

 

You will be able to get official updates from them as well as send them whatever concerns you may have especially if you are in need of assistance.

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WBFC #22 : It’s All About Twitter This Week !

 
 

 

It’s the weekend once again and it’s time for another edition of the Weekend Blog Follower Caravan. I participated last week and I have just finished following everyone thru GFC. For this week, it’s about gaining more Twitter followers.

Please leave a comment on this post if you have followed me on twitter. Leave your twitter username so that I follow you back.

 

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The sponsors for this week’s WBFC are Mom Shares and Green Home Elements.

Weekend Blog Follower Caravan is a simple online blogger-helping-blogger weekly meme. It was designed for bloggers to help each other in terms of blog followers either through Google Friend Connect and email subscribers.

Enjoy your weekend !

 

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