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October 4, 2018
JAKARTA, 26 September 2018 – ASEAN is calling for nominations for the inaugural ASEAN Prize, which aims to recognise inspiring achievements and contributions of an individual or organisation that foster the ASEAN identity, promote the ASEAN spirit, and champion the ASEAN way in designated focus areas, such as: (a) collaboration between ASEAN...

October 2, 2018

The National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) conducted an orientation on Kilos SAMBAYANAN Convergence among the national-level heads of national government agencies (NGAs) on September 20, Thursday at B Hotel, Quezon City. The orientation aims to secure the commitment of NGAs to support a series of Kilos SAMBAYANAN Planning Workshops which...

October 1, 2018

More than 40 kids participated in the Kilos Sambayanan Laban sa Kahirapan art workshop spearheaded by the National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC), held last Sunday, September 23 at the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) in Manila. Veteran visual artists Boy Dominguez and Max Santiago served as mentors for the workshop. The...

September 17, 2018

The NWOEP aims to gather together citizens and institutions, public and private, to express their rejection of extreme poverty through, but not limited to, the following means: Demonstrating solidarity with people in poverty, including those who are absent or fear to participate Meeting, talking and interacting with people in poverty...

September 13, 2018
The National Anti-Poverty Commission joins the nation in celebrating the 16th Development Policy Research Month on September 2018.

April 28, 2018
“Isusubo na lang, ibibigay pa.” This is a saying often used to describe the sacrifices mothers make for the sake of their children. For thousands of poor Filipino mothers, this is an everyday reality. P overty in general is associated with limited access not only to resources but also to opportunities that could otherwise help break the...

April 3, 2018
NAPC workers involved in a multi-agency project to create community fish landing centers (CFLC) joined a mainstreaming and operational planning workshop initiated by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) held on 6-8 March 2018. While more than 50% of the targeted 725 CFLCs have been completed and ready for operation, few are...

April 3, 2018
Members of international and national civil society organizations, co-workers in the national and local government, farmers’ and consumers’ organizations, local and regional people’s alliances, church groups, development partners, the media, and the academe, good morning. On behalf of Secretary Liza Maza, Lead Convenor of the National Anti-Poverty...

March 20, 2018
The Magnificent Magic 7 (MM7) held its 3rd Governing Board Meeting in the town of Sta. Cruz, Ilocos Sur on January 31. MM7 is a local convergence platform formed with NAPC support and is based in Ilocos Sur in Region 1. It is composed of the local governments in the towns of Alilem, Cervantes, Quirino, Santa Cruz, Sugpon, Suyo, and its newest...

March 20, 2018
The Convergence on the Rehabilitation and Conservation of Rice Terraces for Food Security held a Technical Team Workshop for its Five-Year Rice Terraces Rehabilitation and Conservation Development Plan and Investment Program from February 1 to 2 in Baguio City. More than 60 participants from four provincial governments, 21 municipal governments...

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