Basic Sector Related Content

October 1, 2019
President Rodrigo Duterte has directed government agencies to intensify efforts in eliminating child labor and its worst form. Duterte signed on September 17 Executive Order 92 which created the National Council Against Child Labor. The council will be headed by the Labor Secretary with the Social Welfare Secretary as vice chairperson. Its members...

October 1, 2019
VALLADOLID, Negros Occidental --The National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) has partnered with this municipality for the implementation of a PHP3-million poverty alleviation project funded by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR). “We recognize the importance of delivering the poverty reduction programs and projects of the...

September 30, 2019
26th ASEAN Matters Technical Board (AMTB) Meeting, held at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City, Metro Manila The National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) actively participates, collaborates and further engages international programs and activities under ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) Pillar which is being...

September 30, 2019
The National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) and the Municipality of Valladolid signed a Memorandum of Agreement for the 3-million poverty reduction project last Thursday, September 26 at the Valladolid Covered Court, Negros Occidental. The MOA signing ceremony was led by NAPC Secretary/ Lead Convenor Noel K. Felongco and Mayor Enrique Miravalles...

September 30, 2019
Representing NAPC Secretary Noel K. Felongco, Spokesperson Cristopher V. Sabal delivers a plenary talk on "Socio-Cultural Reforms in Sustaining Philippines Economic Growth" during the third National Conference on Poverty Alleviation and Sustainable Development, Palo, Leyte. In his speech, Mr. Sabal emphasizes the anti-poverty initiatives of the...

September 19, 2019
MANILA—The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Wednesday announced its winners for the prestigious Young Champions of the Earth Prize. Of the 7 young entrepreneurs, 20-year-old Filipino chef Louise Mabulo was recognized as the winner for the Asia and the Pacific region. UNEP cited Mabulo for taking action to address climate change...

September 18, 2019
Here are the mechanics : 1. Get rid of our surroundings with plastics, non-biodegradable wastes that clogged our waterways which results to flooding of our streets. 2. Mobilize your members to go out on September 22, 2019 (Sunday) from 7:00 AM to 10:00AM armed with cleaning materials to pick and segregate trash and to plant fruit tree seedlings in...

September 18, 2019
NAPC-Office of the Secretary Conference Room this September 17. The meeting served as a venue for consultation and dialogue between the National Government Agencies and key stakeholders about the peace and order situation in the ancestral land claimed by the Indigenous People and the affected non-IP members of the co mmunity following the reported...

September 17, 2019
yesterday, September 16. Secretary Felongco was joined by LACMS headed by Director John Laña and staff of NCR Operations Unit to highlight the principal function of the agency in strengthening basic sectors’ representation in the local level through the Sambayanihan Serbisyong Sambayanan Banner Program. LACMS, meanwhile, underscored the...

September 16, 2019
The Community Fish Landing Center (CFLC) Program seeks to reduce poverty among poor fishing communities and promotes"inclusive growth" in the fishery sector. It provides a comprehensive framework to address poverty through the provision of appropriate livelihoods and promotion of ecologically sound, economically viable and socially equitable...

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