Govt. Philippines
Government based in Philippines

Updates

4,184 entries found
26 Nov 2014 description

Some 2,779 family-survivors of Typhoon Pablo from this town and in Cateel, Boston, and Tarragona received their new houses from Secretary of Social Welfare and Development Corazon Juliano-Soliman and Governor Corazon N. Malanyaon during a simple turn over ceremony in Banganga, Davao Oriental, over the weekend.

The shelter units were built through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Modified Shelter Assistance Program (MSAP) in partnership with the provincial local government.

24 Nov 2014 description

DAVAO CITY, November 24 (PIA) Davao Oriental Governor Corazon Malanyaon guaranteed to provide shelter to all families affected by typhoon Pablo on December 4, 2012 in the towns of Banganga, Cateel and Boston.

Speaking to reporters, she said that the shelter assures affected families to be resilient.

Malanyaon said having their own homes will help the victims to strive and to realize their dreams for a better life.

She also praised the Department of Social Welfare and Development, the provincial government’s partner in the relief and rehabilitation efforts.

24 Nov 2014 description

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 24 -- The Aquino administration has put in place adequate, long-term measures to counter the effects of climate change, which benefits can come well beyond 2016, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in a statement said.

“We have very focused anti-climate change programs being implemented by the government such as the nationwide geohazard mapping and the massive restoration of watersheds that serve as the country’s natural defense against environmental impacts caused by climate change,” Environment Secretary Ramon J.P. Paje said.