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President Duterte names Isko Moreno as new DSWD undersecretary

Posted on: May 9th, 2018 | No Comments
  President Duterte has appointed former Manila vice mayor, Francisco “Isko” Moreno Domagoso, as new undersecretary of the Department of Social Welfare and Development. His appointment papers were signed by...

UNTV accorded Most Supportive Media Partner award

Posted on: May 1st, 2018 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Region VI accorded UNTV the distinction of being the agency’s most supportive media partners for 2017. The award...

DSWD distributes P24-B cash grants to 10-M Filipinos affected by TRAIN Law

Posted on: March 7th, 2018 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) begins the distribution of P24-billion worth of financial aid to 10 million indigent Filipino beneficiaries of the unconditional cash...

DSWD, DOH, to conduct psychological debriefing on Joanna Demafelis kin

Posted on: February 21st, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —The representatives of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the Department of Health (DOH) visited the home of the Demafelis family to check on their...

New batch of OFWs from Kuwait arrives in the Philippines

Posted on: February 21st, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — A new batch of repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from Kuwait arrived at past 9 a.m. on Wednesday at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). Numbering to more...

Lower House passes free dialysis bill for poor Filipinos

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The House Committee on Health has approved the proposed free dialysis for poor Filipinos. The proposed law mandates each government hospital to set up a dialysis facility. The...

Mayon residents receive face masks for protection against ash particles

Posted on: January 30th, 2018 | No Comments
ALBAY, Philippines – Social workers said there are not enough masks for everyone and that those who did not get a mask are advised to use a wet towel as...

Kadamay families evicted from Mendiola

Posted on: January 30th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Eight families have been camping out in front of the Mendiola Peace Arch since October of last year. They are members of the militant group Kadamay. They...

NDRRMC assures sufficient relief goods for 3 months amid Mayon Volcano activities

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) spokesperson, Romina Marasigan said that the government has a fund of around P7-billion for families displaced by the recent activities...

DSWD relief operations delayed in calamity-stricken areas in Mindanao due to damaged roads, bridges

Posted on: December 27th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – It’s a big challenge for the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to expedite the delivery of relief goods for those affected by Tropical Storm Vinta...