Heroes in Red Vests: Stories of DSWD Frontliners

When talking about superheroes, one can immediately think of their favorite childhood characters such as Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, or Spider-Man. Children would imitate their moves, lines, and even their outfits – flying and jumping around while wearing red capes and masks. Kids love daydreaming of superhero adventures. Even adults are wishfully imagining that they continue reading : Heroes in Red Vests: Stories of DSWD Frontliners

Good Samaritans: SLP associations show compassion in the midst of pandemic

The world was shaken to its core when the deadly Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) hit the country. In a snap of the fingers, people’s lives changed drastically. Community quarantines were implemented, business establishments closed, students had no choice but to skip their own recognitions and graduations, and many workers were forced to stop working continue reading : Good Samaritans: SLP associations show compassion in the midst of pandemic

FO Caraga establishes operations and grievance system on SAP

In an effort to ensure the proper implementation of the Social Amelioration Programs (SAP) and respond to the rocketing number of concerns and complaints regarding the program, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga activated its Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and Grievance Redress System (GRS) at the Regional Office in Butuan continue reading : FO Caraga establishes operations and grievance system on SAP

DSWD leads monitoring of family beneficiaries after emergency subsidy release

CARAGA – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office (FO) Caraga initiated simultaneous monitoring and post-validation of the families who received the Php 5,000.00 under the Social Amelioration Programs (SAP), through the Emergency Subsidy Program (ESP). The said validation began in the third week of April – right after several municipalities in continue reading : DSWD leads monitoring of family beneficiaries after emergency subsidy release

DSWD launches first DSWD-DENR agro-forestry livelihood partnership project

TALACOGON, ADS – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga, through the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP), launched its first agroforestry livelihood project in partnership with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on March 2, 2020 at Brgy. Desamparados, Talacogon, Agusan del Sur. This project is only the pilot project for continue reading : DSWD launches first DSWD-DENR agro-forestry livelihood partnership project

SLP enhances monitoring and evaluation to ensure better implementation

BUTUAN CITY – To keep up with the policy changes and enhancements of the program and to improve the quality of service, staff of the Regional Program Management Office and selected field staff of Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) gathered to attend a 3-day technical assistance training for SLP monitoring and evaluation tools and establishment of continue reading : SLP enhances monitoring and evaluation to ensure better implementation

DSWD SLP National Program Management visits projects in Caraga

  CARAGA – Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) National Director Restituto Macuto paid a visit to five livelihood projects in the municipalities of Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Norte on March 1, 2020. The project visit aims to keep tabs on the progress made by the SLP associations, be continue reading : DSWD SLP National Program Management visits projects in Caraga