LGU Butuan eyes intervention to reduce teen pregnancies

Together with the Zuellig Family Foundation, the Commission on Population and Development responded to the call of the Local Government Unit of Butuan for the institutionalization and implementation of “The Challenge Initiative” project to address the necessary plan of action to combat early and teenage pregnancy. LGU Butuan through its City Population Office, expresses the continue reading : LGU Butuan eyes intervention to reduce teen pregnancies

Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning Program intensifies in LGU Marihatag Barangays

The local government unit of Marihatag, Surigao del Sur strengthened the Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning (RPFP) Program to its five (5) barangays amidst the pandemic. In the official RPFP report submitted by said LGU to the regional office of the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM), population workers and barangay volunteers, observing the minimum continue reading : Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning Program intensifies in LGU Marihatag Barangays

POPCOM joins UN body calling for women, girls’ rights

The Commission on Population and Development launched online the State of the World Population Report in the country managing global challenge of protecting the rights of women and girls to bodily autonomy by providing quality information and on Family Planning. According to Dr. Leila Joudane, Philippines’ representative to United Nations Population Fund, The Philippines has continue reading : POPCOM joins UN body calling for women, girls’ rights