DSWD Sec highlights importance of education thru classroom for Lumads

DSWD Secretary Rolando Joselito D. Bautista emphasizes the need of a school building to provide the children with education. “The school has an immense role in the education of the children,” Secretary Bautista tells the Talaandig community of Sitio Tigbaw and Sitio Akbayan. TALACOGON, AGUSAN DEL SUR – Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continue reading : DSWD Sec highlights importance of education thru classroom for Lumads

DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS Caraga strengthens indigenous peoples’ education, builds elementary school buildings for IP Community

MEET TEACHER ELSA. Elsa Balansag, a member of the Talaandig tribe and community volunteer, serves as the teacher-in-charge for Sitio Tigbaw. She is the first in her tribe to finish college. TALACOGON, AGUSAN DEL SUR – Education is a basic human right for all. Hence, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Caraga through continue reading : DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS Caraga strengthens indigenous peoples’ education, builds elementary school buildings for IP Community

DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS Caraga hands over sub-projects to IP communities in Veruela

VERUELA, AGUSAN DEL SUR – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Caraga through the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) handed seven units tribal centers and one 12 linear (ln) meter (m) steel footbridge over to the different barangays in the municipality of Veruela, Agusan del continue reading : DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS Caraga hands over sub-projects to IP communities in Veruela

DSWD, Bislig City ink MOA for pilot testing of SIPAG Project

DSWD Caraga Assistant Regional Director for Administration Angelita B. Amista welcomes the attendees during the MOA signing between the DSWD Caraga and the City Government of Bislig for the SIPAG Project. CARAGA – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) – Caraga and the City Government of Bislig signed the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) continue reading : DSWD, Bislig City ink MOA for pilot testing of SIPAG Project

DSWD, World Bank hold three-day mission visit in the municipalities of Agusan del Sur

In its relentless and undaunted efforts to eradicate poverty and alleviate the living conditions of families across the country, the Department of Social Welfare and Development together with the World Bank, one of the agency’s first development partners, conducted a three-day mission visit in Talacogon and Trento, Agusan del Sur to determine the progress and continue reading : DSWD, World Bank hold three-day mission visit in the municipalities of Agusan del Sur

Progress and development through the ‘Kalahi Way’

Five years ago, the Local Government of Cortes, headed by Municipal Mayor William M. Angos, implemented the Kapit – Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi – CIDSS) program in their municipality with the goal of producing a participative and empowered community. The program was carried out for five continue reading : Progress and development through the ‘Kalahi Way’

The pursuit to education: Sitio Tigbaw’s journey towards progress

Education is one of the most basic and vital needs of an individual. Through education, people acquire knowledge and information needed to navigate the world. It unleashes the potential and capacity of the human mind. The role of education in the society is essential as it is a requisite for transformation, empowerment, and development. Unfortunately, continue reading : The pursuit to education: Sitio Tigbaw’s journey towards progress