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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DSWD MiMaRoPa releases P22M for ESA in Palawan

MALATE, MANILA— The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MiMaRoPa releases a total of 22 million pesos budget for the Emergency Shelter Assistance (ESA) of 734 typhoon Yolanda-affected families in Busuanga, Coron and Culion Palawan. ESA is a cash grant provided to families whose houses are either totally or partially damaged. It may be continue reading : DSWD MiMaRoPa releases P22M for ESA in Palawan

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A dream come true for a ‘Yolanda’ survivor

Guiuan, Eastern Samar – “Grabe! Sobra-sobra akong nagpapasalamat sa Panginoon at sa gobyerno dahil sa paggawad sa amin ng pabahay dito sa Cogon Resettlement Site  (I am extremely grateful to God and to the government for giving us shelter here in Cogon Resettlement Site).” Typhoon Yolanda survivor Olivia Fuentes, 40, could not contain her happiness after continue reading : A dream come true for a ‘Yolanda’ survivor

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Permanent shelters handed over to survivors to mark ‘Yolanda’ anniversary

TACLOBAN City, Leyte – As part of the activities to commemorate the first year anniversary of Typhoon Yolanda, several cabinet secretaries were here on Saturday, November 8, to lead the turnover of completed permanent shelter units to typhoon survivors. Some 122 housing units in Ridge View Park, Barangay Cabalawan and 28 units in Villa Sofia, Barangay Tagpuro continue reading : Permanent shelters handed over to survivors to mark ‘Yolanda’ anniversary

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DSWD distributes cash grant to ‘Yolanda-damaged’ households

BUSUANGA, PALAWAN- The Department of Social Welfare and Development ( DSWD) Region IV-MiMaRoPa in cooperation with the Local Government Unit of Busuanga began recently the distribution of Cash Assistance for rebuilding of houses damaged by super typhoon ‘Yolanda’, last April 9, 2014. One hundred eighty six (186) households from 10 barangays were enlisted to receive a continue reading : DSWD distributes cash grant to ‘Yolanda-damaged’ households

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More volunteers help DSWD relief operations

Malate Manila- The spirit of Bayanihan is evident in the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office IV-MiMaRoPa as volunteers flocked to help in packing, handling and hauling of food packs and hygiene kits for the victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda in Northern Palawan. Carina Suya, student of the Lyceum of the Philippines together continue reading : More volunteers help DSWD relief operations

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