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QC bazaar offers products of DSWD beneficiaries


Beneficiaries of the government’s poverty alleviation measures will have a chance to show—and sell—the fruits of their livelihood and skills training programs in a Christmas bazaar in Quezon City on Nov. 30.

Posted: November 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

DSWD: Manila shelter good for only 50 kids


The shelter for street children being managed by the Manila City government is understaffed and ill-equipped to care for more than 50 children, according to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).

Posted: November 19th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Roxas tells local governments to liquidate Yolanda cash assistance


Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II has urged local government officials in towns battered by Super Typhoon “Yolanda” to submit their liquidation reports for the first tranche of cash assistance they received from the national government for the rehabilitation projects in their respective areas.

Posted: November 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Secretary Soliman: No more survivors in tents by yearend

Social Welfare Secretary Corazon Soliman FILE PHOTO

All survivors of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” would be transferred to bunkhouse communities, relocation or transitional sites by the end of the year, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)on Friday assured families still living in tents and makeshift houses.

Posted: November 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

20,570 Yolanda survivors still live in bunk houses, says archbishop

Bunkhouses constructed in Barangay (village) Sagkahan, Tacloban City, for the victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Palo Archbishop John Du has expressed disappointment that there are still families living in bunk houses, almost a year after the onslaught of supertyphoon Yolanda (Haiyan).

Posted: October 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »