POPCOM Head appointed as Undersecretary for Population and Development

To intensify the Population Management Program particularly the National Family Planning Program, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Secretary Ernesto Pernia appointed Dr. Juan Antonio A. Perez III as the Undersecretary for the Population and Development and Executive Director V of the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM). Dr. Perez has had over 27 continue reading : POPCOM Head appointed as Undersecretary for Population and Development

Educating the Davao Region youth thru advocacy films

Davao City – The Commission on Population (POPCOM) – Region XI recognizes the immediate need to address issues pertaining to teenage pregnancy, STI and HIV/AIDS. Thus, POPCOM actively conducts activities through the Adolescent Health and Development (AHD) Program. The AHD Program hopes to enable adolescents aged 10-19 years to prevent early and repeated pregnancies by continue reading : Educating the Davao Region youth thru advocacy films

National Program on FP relaunched by DOH and POPCOM as POPCOM Turns 50

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) will celebrate its 50th year anniversary on February 19, 2019 with the relaunch of a strengthened national program on family planning by Sec. Ernesto Pernia and Sec. Francisco Duque. The National Program on Family Planning (NPFP) will be co-managed by Undersecretaries from DOH (USEC. Eric Domingo, MD) and continue reading : National Program on FP relaunched by DOH and POPCOM as POPCOM Turns 50

Womens Month

 Women’s Month in 2019 Highlights Health Improvement and Poverty Reduction Programs on Population and Family Planning to benefit over 11 million Filipinos launched   President Rodrigo Duterte and the entire Cabinet agreed last Monday, March 4, that it is time to get serious on reproductive health and family planning, auspiciously as the country celebrates Women’s continue reading : Womens Month