Philippines – Taal Volcano Eruption- Report 2 (February 2020)

19 Feb 2020 Philippines English Download

During the reporting period: 

  • PhiVolcs lowered the volcanic alert from level 3 to level 2 signifying decreased unrest. However, unrest has not ceased and another eruption is still possible.
  • The government has made available a number of relocation options for the IDPs coming from the permanently locked-down barangays on the Taal Volcano Island.
  • The relocation site in Talaibon, Ibaan, Batangas now hosts 178 displaced families or 760 IDPs.
  • The IDP transit site in Malainin Rehabilitation Center, Ibaan, Batangas currently hosts 134 families or 510 IDPs pending durable solutions.

Contact

IOM Philippines, IOMPhilippines@iom.int

Methodology

Mobility Tracking