DSWD MIMAROPA continues to provide relief assistance to affected families of Typhoon ‘Nina’

  Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continues to monitor the impact of Typhoon ‘Nina’ and provide relief assistance to affected areas and families in MIMAROPA. As of 3 AM today, ‘Nina’ has affected 22, 673 families or 48, 426 individuals in 204 barangays of Marinduque, Oriental Mindoro and Occidental Mindoro. Around 134 families continue reading : DSWD MIMAROPA continues to provide relief assistance to affected families of Typhoon ‘Nina’

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Buntal-weaving provides livelihood in Marinduque town

STA. CRUZ, Marinduque- About 44 residents of barangay Baliis in this town were trained on buntal-weaving sponsored by the Department of Agrarian Reform and Department of Trade and Industry  (DTI) with P67,000 Cash for Building Livelihood Asset from the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) of the Department and Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). Buntal is a continue reading : Buntal-weaving provides livelihood in Marinduque town

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Listahanan reveals profile of solo parent in MIMAROPA

MALATE, Manila- According to the 2015 Listahanan database, there are 69,646 or 2.7 percent of the 2,573,992 total assessed individuals claimed as solo parents which comprises of 19,722 (28.3%) males and 49,924 (71.7%) females in MIMAROPA region. Listahanan recorded 22,604 or 1.9% solo parents identified as poor. Republic Act No. 8972 also known as the Solo continue reading : Listahanan reveals profile of solo parent in MIMAROPA

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MIMAROPA local execs enter agreement with DSWD for pro-poor programs

MAKATI, City- Seventy one or 97 percent of the 73 local executives in Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan (MIMAROPA) entered partnership with Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) through the unified Memorandum of Agreement during the 2016 Stakeholders’ Forum. Dubbed with the theme, ‘Tunay na Malasakit sa Mahihirap: Maagap at Mapagkalingang Serbisyo’ the forum continue reading : MIMAROPA local execs enter agreement with DSWD for pro-poor programs

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DSWD partner-beneficiaries enrolled in computer courses

BOAC, Marinduque- A total of 59 beneficiaries provincewide are enrolled to Computer System Servicing  under the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP). “Beneficiaries are members of the DSWD’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program who are 18 years old and above and identified as out-of-school youth,” said Sonia de Leon, SLP provincial continue reading : DSWD partner-beneficiaries enrolled in computer courses

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DSWD awards 3.8M for SocPen and feeding programs in Sta. Cruz town

STA. CRUZ, Marinduque- The Local Government Unit of Sta. Cruz received P3.8 million from Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA  for the implementation of social protection programs in this town. “P1.6 million was allocated for the third quarter payout of Social Pension Program (SocPen) for 1,094 beneficiaries. And P2.2 million for the Supplementary continue reading : DSWD awards 3.8M for SocPen and feeding programs in Sta. Cruz town

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DSWD database bares Indigenous Peoples profile in MIMAROPA

MALATE, Manila- According to the Listahanan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA, there are 58,528 identified poor households or 317,924 individuals belonging to the Indigenous Peoples (IP) group. It comprises 28.2 percent of the total poor households in the region. Listahanan, a government mechanism to identify the real poor, shows that continue reading : DSWD database bares Indigenous Peoples profile in MIMAROPA

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DSWD sets PWD policy forum to mark NDPR week

MALATE, Manila- In observance of the 38th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week celebration, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MiMaRoPa will conduct a one day policy forum on inclusive development of Person with Disability (PWD) on July 27 in Puerto Princesa City Palawan. “This forum aims to increase public awareness on continue reading : DSWD sets PWD policy forum to mark NDPR week

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