POPCOM Caraga beefs up health protocols against COVID-19

The regional office of the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM-Caraga) heightened up its health and safety standards in its bid to reduce Covid-19 infection in the workplace. The agency’s Regional Director, Mr. Alexander A. Makinano, issued Memorandum No. 2020-212 and Memorandum No. 2020-105 dated October 21, 2020 and August 5, 2020, respectively. The said continue reading : POPCOM Caraga beefs up health protocols against COVID-19

POPCOM to honor media partners

The Commission on Population and Development Caraga presents Media Awards for the unending support of Media Partners in the uninterrupted information and services during the pandemic. The Commission takes initiative on rewarding the effort of media in delivering information to every household in various platforms such as on print and broadcast media continuing to empower continue reading : POPCOM to honor media partners

POPCOM Caraga strengthened ties with partners against gender-based violence

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM-Caraga) strengthened its partnership with the regional offices of Commission on Human Rights and Department of Health to combat Gender-Based Violence amidst reports of increasing incidence in the region during the pandemic.  During a virtual press conference organized by POPCOM-Caraga to highlight World Population Day 2020, Regional Director Alexander continue reading : POPCOM Caraga strengthened ties with partners against gender-based violence

COVID-19 Cases Rises, POPCOM Caraga urges the public to observe health measures

The Commission on Population and Development Caraga (POPCOM-Caraga) issued a strong waring to the public to observe health measures after the number of positive cases escalated in the region. POPCOM Caraga reminds the public to follow the health measures as local transmission within the region is reported. Public health measures aim to flatten the curve continue reading : COVID-19 Cases Rises, POPCOM Caraga urges the public to observe health measures

POPCOM Caraga continues service amid COVID-19 threat

Abilan, Buenavista – The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM)-Caraga continues its information and services for the population program amidst contagion, coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19. Director Alexander A. Makinano of POPCOM Caraga issued regional guidelines, including the adoption of a four-day workweek and work-from-home, to ensure the safety and health of the personnel without continue reading : POPCOM Caraga continues service amid COVID-19 threat

POPCOM strengthen ties with LGUs for new program direction

Abilan, Buenavista— In line with the new thrusts of the Philippine Population Management Program (PPMP) that geared towards “Matatag, Maginhawa, at Planadong Pamilyang Pilipino”, the Commission on Population and Development will strengthen its partnership with the Local Government Units in the implementation of its three (3) strategic programs:  the Responsible Parenthood-Family Planning (RP-FP), Adolescent Health continue reading : POPCOM strengthen ties with LGUs for new program direction

POPCOM Caraga accomplishments in 2019 assessed

Abilan, Buenavista – The validating team of the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) headed by the Deputy Executive Director Lolito R. Tacardon expressed satisfaction on the performance as contributions of POPCOM Caraga in carrying out the strategic thrusts of the Philippine Population Management Program (PPMP). POPCOM Caraga once again overwhelmed with the positive upshots continue reading : POPCOM Caraga accomplishments in 2019 assessed

POPCOM joins NEDA, mandate widens

Abilan, Buenavista – Empowering Filipino families and communities is one top priority of the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM), as emphasized by the recently-appointed Undersecretary for the Population and Development, Juan Antonio A. Perez III, during his official visit in the region to discuss with the partners on the implementation of Executive Order No. 71 continue reading : POPCOM joins NEDA, mandate widens