APAD ILOCOS LAUNCHING. Ms. Divina Quemi, Chief Executive Officer of Nueva Segovia Consortium of Cooperatives, and lead convenor of the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management – Philippines (APAD) Ilocos Regional Platform reads the covenant of support during the launching of APAD Ilocos at the Vigan City Trade and Culture Center on Feb. 21, 2019. (photo by Eden A. Alviar)