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By Norman Bordadora
After promising before the start of the 16th Congress to scrutinize the budget for the multibillion-peso conditional cash transfer (CCT) program for the country’s poor, the Senate minority was almost a no-show in Wednesday’s hearing of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) P79-billion budget for 2014.
Senators Jinggoy Estrada and Nancy Binay intend to go over with a fine-toothed comb the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s 2014 budget, particularly the increased allocation for the DSWD’s cash doleout program.
By Redempto D. Anda
The Philippine Postal Office (PhilPost) has come under fire from the provincial government for losing, under mysterious circumstances, close to P1 million in cash while it was being delivered to beneficiaries of the government’s conditional cash transfer program.
By Dona Z. Pazzibugan
College scholars under the government’s key poverty alleviation measure—the conditional cash transfer (CCT) program—face major challenges to remain in school and graduate.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has enlisted three civic groups to provide sustainable livelihood assistance to beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), or the conditional cash transfer (CCT) program.
By Norman Bordadora
A candidate of the Team PNoy coalition wants the Aquino administration’s P40 billion-a-year conditional cash transfer system for the country’s poorest of the poor to include micro-financing for small scale businesses at the grassroots level.
By Lisa Soriano
, Ricky Brozas
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) last Saturday officially rolled out in this vote-rich province its anti-Epal campaign which aimed to dissuade candidates from using the government’s Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Program during campaign period.
By Gil C. Cabacungan Jr.
, Jerry E. Esplanada
After getting poor marks from the United Nations, lawmakers on Sunday said the administration should revamp its antipoverty program largely anchored on close to $1 billion-a-year dole under the conditional cash transfer (CCT) program that President Aquino adopted from the Arroyo administration.
By Cynthia D. Balana
The P44.25-billion proposed budget for the conditional cash transfer program in 2013 would allow the Department of Social Welfare and Development to add some 800,000 program beneficiaries and help other poverty-reduction programs of the government, Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman said on Monday.
By Inquirer Research and Editorial Group
As of June 27, 2012, the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program has reached out to a total of 3,014,586 families, a little more than the 2012 target of 3 million. Of this figure, Mindanao has the highest number of beneficiaries totaling 1,294,946, followed by Luzon (1,030,078) and Visayas (689,562).
By Christian V. Esguerra
, Kate Evangelista
A Congressional oversight committee will scrutinize the administration’s conditional cash transfer (CCT) program, which will get around P45 billion in the proposed 2013 national budget, Senator Franklin Drilon said Wednesday.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is studying proposals to extend the government’s conditional cash transfer (CCT) program to poor children aged 15 to 18 to encourage them to complete their high school education, Social Welfare Secretary Corazon Soliman said here on Friday.
By DJ Yap
Posters and streamers announcing the government’s conditional cash transfer (CCT) program should no longer bear the names and photos of governors and mayors, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said on Saturday.