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News round-up | August 2022

From completed subprojects to renewed commitment to the Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa program, get up to speed with all that happened in August.

BP2 Convergence Activity sparks new hope for the future

Dipolog City - The Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa (BP2) Program held a program convergence activity themed “Sama-samang Pagkilos Tungo sa Bagong Pag-asa”, on 11 August 2022 at the Royal Farm Resort in Dipolog City, Zamboanga del Norte.

Community volunteers hailed as heroes

Former Mayor Lillian Y. Lozada of Cagwait town, Surigao del Sur has hailed all the community volunteers in the municipality for their committed participation and contribution to the development in their barangays.

DSWD's P2.5-M isolation facility 'may be used during disasters’

"Sa panahon nga magka-minus o mawala na gyud an COVID, pwede ra gyud na ninyo mahipos ug matago kay collapsible man siya and magamit sa other purpose. For example, naay evacution kung simbako naay bagyo o baha so magamit jud nas taga-barangay nga temporary kapuy-an” (When the time comes that COVID-19 cases dwindles and eventually be eradicated, you can keep these collapsible tents and use it for other purposes. For example, God forbid there will be typhoon or flooding, the community could use these tents as temporary shelter).

KALAHI-CIDSS pushes for CDD Institutionalization in the 19th Congress

The Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan - Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS) Program of the DSWD is once again pushing for the institutionalization of the Community-Driven Development (CDD) approach through the CDD Bill.


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