Farmers in Rosario, La Union advance in farming techniques

A hundred (100) Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) participants  in various barangays of Rosario, La Union are continuously acquiring new farming technologies and techniques to improve their production yield through a cropping season-long Skills Training on Rice and Mushroom  Production. The said training is part of the PhP15 million partnership project of the Department of Social continue reading : Farmers in Rosario, La Union advance in farming techniques

DSWD FO 1 disaster relief services continue

The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1, through the support of its volunteers, conducts round the clock repacking and distribution of family food packs (FFPs) to monsoon rain affected victims in the region. Since 21 July 2018, a total of PhP13,849,087.00 food and non-food items have been handed to affected individuals and continue reading : DSWD FO 1 disaster relief services continue

SWDL-Net, City of San Fernando, DSWD intensify advocacy on solo parents’ welfare

The City Social Welfare and Development Office of San Fernando, La Union in partnership with the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field I (DSWD FO I) conducted an Orientation on Republic Act No. 8972 or the Solo Parents’ Act of 2000 to solo parents of Barangay Sevilla. Parental leave, flexible work schedule, medical and continue reading : SWDL-Net, City of San Fernando, DSWD intensify advocacy on solo parents’ welfare

Farmers in Burgos, Ilocos Sur are NC III holders

Aiming for a more bountiful harvest, 30 Pantawid Pamilya farmers from Burgos, Ilocos Sur successfully completed the 20-day Skills Training on Agricultural Crop Production National Certificate (NC) III.   The said intervention which amounted to PhP307,900.00 is an initiative of the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office continue reading : Farmers in Burgos, Ilocos Sur are NC III holders

Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur fisherfolks gain additional income through DSWD-SLP

The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office I (DSWD FO I) has reached Brgy. Nalvo, Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur, one of the biggest sea urchin suppliers in Ilocos Region, through the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP). With traditional technology and experience on sea urchin aquaculture and the availability of natural resources in the community, continue reading : Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur fisherfolks gain additional income through DSWD-SLP

Anda, Pangasinan bags national award

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) acknowledges and commends the efforts of individuals, groups, and partner associations who have continuously supported the programs and services of the agency through the “Pagkilala sa Natatanging Kontribusyon sa Bayan (PaNata Ko sa Bayan)” Awards. One of the PaNata Ko sa Bayan Awards is the Gawad Paglilingkod continue reading : Anda, Pangasinan bags national award

Fisherfolks in Sinait, Ilocos Sur receive DSWD-SLP livelihood assistance

“Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime” literally applies to the 28 members of Siglat Mangngalap Dada Norte Sustainable Livelihood Program Association (SLPA) and eight (8) members of Dur-as Dada Sur SLPA in Sinait, Ilocos Sur as they underwent a Skills Training on Fish Culture on 5-9 March 2018 to continue reading : Fisherfolks in Sinait, Ilocos Sur receive DSWD-SLP livelihood assistance