Kalahi-CIDSS initiates ocular visit in ADN, SDS in prep for 3rd Nat’l CV Congress

CARAGA – In preparation for the upcoming 3rd National Community Volunteers’ Congress on August 13-15, 2019, the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) Caraga conducted an ocular visit in different municipalities in Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Sur implementing the Kalahi-CIDSS Program on July 11 to 12, continue reading : Kalahi-CIDSS initiates ocular visit in ADN, SDS in prep for 3rd Nat’l CV Congress

DSWD Caraga extends assistance to the Bislig City fire victims

Fire victims wait as their names are called to claim their relief packs. BISLIG CITY, SURIGAO DEL SUR – The Disaster Reduction Management Division (DRMD) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Caraga led the distribution of relief goods to the victims of the fire incident that transpired on June 23, 2019 at continue reading : DSWD Caraga extends assistance to the Bislig City fire victims

Kalahi-CIDSS Caraga capacitates community volunteers thru thematic training

The Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) Caraga organized a series of training on thematic fluency for the community volunteers on May 20 to 23 and May 27 to 30, 2019. The training was conducted in four different batches to ensure that the participants will have a more continue reading : Kalahi-CIDSS Caraga capacitates community volunteers thru thematic training

Kwento ng Bolunterismo: A Manobo volunteer steps up

Dispossession. Discrimination. Marginalization. These are the most common issues experienced by the Indigenous Peoples (IP) communities in the country. For several years, the IP communities have been gravely denied of their rights. Despite these harsh realities, IP members continue to work and fight together to improve their living conditions. They aspire for society to know continue reading : Kwento ng Bolunterismo: A Manobo volunteer steps up

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