Inspired to Inspire

The Pag-asa Youth Association of the Philippines (PYAP) opened doors for an ordinary youth to DSWD’s activities which later made him appreciate the Social Work profession and the government service. Richard Antimano Dizon is among the youth whose struggles led to better appreciation of government services at the City Government of Urdaneta, DSWD, and Department continue reading : Inspired to Inspire

LGU Laoac selects beneficiaries from Listahanan list of poor households

The Local Government Unit (LGU) of Laoac, Pangasinan appreciates the importance of having a list of poor households provided by the Listahanan or the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) by entering into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). “Ang Listahanan ay isang napakagandang data continue reading : LGU Laoac selects beneficiaries from Listahanan list of poor households

Do not fear change – Sec. Dinky

“We should not fear change. Embrace the change and may this new beginning continue (pertaining to doing development together with the people for poverty alleviation),” Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Sec. Corazon “Dinky” Soliman said during the recently held “Consultation Dialogue with Sec. Dinky” at Kultura Splash Wave Resort, Pugo, La Union attended continue reading : Do not fear change – Sec. Dinky

DSWD’s research agenda calls for partners’ proposals

DSWD FO1 convened public and private partners and encouraged them to conduct mini studies and researches with the theme “Pantawid Pamilya as Platform for Social Protection” for possible research grant. Gathered inputs during the recently held Regional Consultation Dialogue will further enhance the research areas on social protection policies, social protection programs, stakeholder empowerment, and continue reading : DSWD’s research agenda calls for partners’ proposals

Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries in Vigan City, IS now baking

Pandesal and Pastries of Pantay’s Pantawid (4Ps) Bakery which offers freshly-baked banana cake, carrot cake, pan de sal, pan de coco, spanish bread, and monay is now open to the public. This is the only bakery in Brgy. Pantay Fatima which operates from 4:00 AM to 7:00 PM every day catering also to nearby barangays. continue reading : Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries in Vigan City, IS now baking

Kalahi-CIDSS and the Media: Partners in Spreading the CDD Advocacy

Strengthened partnership for extensive advocacy propagation—this is the aim of the recently conducted Kalahi-CIDSS Media Forum. Media partners from the provinces of Region 1 were gathered in Baguio City to engage them in spreading the news of Community-Driven Development (CDD) to the partner beneficiaries and stakeholders. Kalahi-CIDSS aims to empower the deprived and disadvantaged through continue reading : Kalahi-CIDSS and the Media: Partners in Spreading the CDD Advocacy