Listahanan marks UN int’l day for hunger, poverty eradication

BOAC, Marinduque- Hosted by the Marinduque State College (MSC), the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA held the 4th Listahanan Antipoverty Symposium yesterday in commemoration of October 17 United Nations (UN) International Day for Eradication of Extreme Hunger and Poverty. This year’s theme, ‘Answering the Call of October 17 to end poverty: A continue reading : Listahanan marks UN int’l day for hunger, poverty eradication

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DSWD SLPA business center a model of successful community managed enterprise

The usual challenge faced by community organizations is sustainability. “Ningas-kogon” attitude is an innate nature of many Filipinos. Many organizations or even programs and projects left unfinished because the aspect of sustainability is forgotten. Huge government resources were put to waste because of so many factors. It could be the lack of commitment, the lack continue reading : DSWD SLPA business center a model of successful community managed enterprise

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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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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 livelihood programs in Marinduque province

MALATE, Manila- Beneficiaries in Boac, Mogpog, Torrijos towns in Marinduque received livelihood assistance from the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) of Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). There are 19 Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries from Barangay Mansiwat, in Boac were trained on Hog Raising and Meat Processing in coordination with Department of Agriculture. Another P195,000 fund continue reading : DSWD awards livelihood programs in Marinduque province

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Taytay Seaweeds awarded ‘Best SLP Association’ in PANATA ko sa Bayan Ceremony

As Department of Social Welfare and Development marks its 65th anniversary, various Local Government Units, National Government Agencies, local and international partner stakeholders and Civil Society Organizations have been recognized for their invaluable support and selfless commitments to the vision and mission of the Department. The PANATA Ko Sa Bayan Award acknowledges the efforts of the continue reading : Taytay Seaweeds awarded ‘Best SLP Association’ in PANATA ko sa Bayan Ceremony

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Beneficiaries trained on mudcrab project in Busuanga

BUSUANGA, Palawan- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MiMaRoPa thru the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) conducted Skills Training on Mudcrab Fattening and Culturing Project for about 100 beneficiaries in barangays Sto. Nino, Sagrada, Quezon and Old Busuanga. DSWD has funded Php754,000.00 under SLP Post Yolanda Recovery and Rehabilitation Program (YRRP), to give livelihood support to continue reading : Beneficiaries trained on mudcrab project in Busuanga

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IP victims of ST Yolanda awarded livelihood grants in San Teodoro, OrMin

  SAN TEODORO, Oriental Mindoro– Last January 14, 2016, ten Indigenous Peoples (IPs), who were victims of Super Typhoon ‘Yolanda’, in Barangay Caagutayan in this municipality were awarded with Livelihood Assistance Grants by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) IV-MiMaRoPa Sustainable Livelihood Program (DSWD-SLP). Livelihood Assistance Grants are in the form of working animals continue reading : IP victims of ST Yolanda awarded livelihood grants in San Teodoro, OrMin

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