The Commission on Population and Development – Caraga extended its effort to access remote areas to probe family planning information and services with its partnership with the Sibog Katawhan alang sa Paglambo also known as SIKAP, Friendship and Hope Radio Butuan.

Memorandum of Understanding between POPCOM Caraga and SIKAP, Friendship and Hope Radio are already prepared to seal its partnership towards the strengthening of Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning Program, Adolescent Health and Development Program, and Population Development Integration to integrate the thrust of the Philippine Population Management Program.

POPCOM Caraga braces the project of SIKAP in the municipality of Buenavista, Agusan del Norte in Engaging Communities and the Local Government Unit for quality improvement, accountability, and increased demand of family planning services to its constituents.

Meanwhile POPCOM Caraga in partnership with SIKAP strengthens its initiatives known as Sexual Health and Empowerment in pilot municipalities of Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Sur to strengthen local access to vital information and services especially to women and girls for them to take control of their bodies and futures.