President Rodrigo Roa Duterte listens to the official while giving an update on their agency’s response and relief efforts in the areas affected by Tropical Storm Auring during a meeting with members of his Cabinet and local government officials of Surigao del Sur at the Villa Maria Luisa Hotel in Tandag City, Surigao del Sur on February 23, 2021.

President Rodrigo Roa Dutete listens to the remarks of Surigao del Sur Governor Alexander Pimentel during a meeting with members of his Cabinet and local government officials of Surigao del Sur at the Villa Maria Luisa Hotel in Tandag City, Surigao del Sur on February 23, 2021. The President convened a meeting to assess the extent of the damage brought by Tropical Storm Auring in the Caraga region as well as discuss the response and relief efforts. KING RODRIGUEZ/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO