ILIGAN CITY, Nov. 18 (PIA ICCC) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) contributes to capacity building efforts for Marawi entrepreneurs through marketing assistance, in order to strengthen economy, improve business and livelihood of returning communities.
The core of DTI’s intervention for the rehabilitation of the city is micro-financing assistance to internally displaced persons (IDPs).
DTI- Lanao del Norte Provincial Director Ruel B. Paclipan said that the Pondo sa Pagbabago at Pag-asenso (P3) program guidelines has been approved by the senate.
MANILA, Nov. 17 – Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel A. Leyco on November 13, expressed his gratitude to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull who announced the gifting of P60 million (AUD1.5 million) worth of prepositioned relief supplies and associated funds to the Department. The Australian official made the announcement during his visit to the DSWD National Resource Operations Centre (NROC) in Pasay City.
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TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Nov. 14 (PIA) -- Tacloban City Mayor Cristina G. Romualdez expressed her gratitude to President Rodrigo Duterte for pushing the national government agencies to implement the Yolanda projects the soonest possible time.
This was emphasized by the local chief executive during a press conference held at Patio Victoria, San Jose as Tacloban marked the fourth year anniversary that brought devastation in the city.
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, August 15 — In a roundtable discussion on August 4, dubbed as “Rehabilitation and Recovery of Marawi City: Taking Steps Forward,” representatives from various sectors drew together to address the concerns brought about by the ongoing crisis in the capital of Lanao del Sur.
Former United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) senior technical advisor for Yolanda recovery, Adam Marlatt, in his presentation, drummed the urgency for the creation of a comprehensive, multi-agency rehabilitation plan.
ILIGAN CITY, Lanao del Norte, Nov. 13 (PIA ICCC) – The Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA) is coordinating with the local water district in order to ensure reliable and stable water supply for the returning Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).
LWUA Mindanao operations manager Josephine Miravalles, during the inter-agency meeting of the Task Force Bangon Marawi on November 9 in Iligan City, said that the local water district has four water pump stations but only two are operational, namely the Bangon and Agos station.