POPCOM to couples: Despite pandemic, practice responsible parenthood, family planning

In the face of a pandemic affecting the Philippines, the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) reminds Filipino couples to always practice responsible parenthood and family planning.  According to POPCOM, as couples and families are strictly advised to stay at home during the enhanced community quarantine, the opportunity also allows for spousal and parental dialogue continue reading : POPCOM to couples: Despite pandemic, practice responsible parenthood, family planning

POPCOM participates in COVID-19 information drive Collaborates with DOH to disseminate important details about the disease

As its service to the Filipino nation in the midst of the ongoing health crisis brought about by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) has committed to take part in providing timely information to the public and also within its ranks.             POPCOM is working closely with the Department continue reading : POPCOM participates in COVID-19 information drive Collaborates with DOH to disseminate important details about the disease

POPCOM: Family planning vital in fighting poverty Young mothers to benefit the most

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) maintains that the national program on family planning is a crucial element in radically reducing incidence of poverty, citing the latest pronouncement from the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) that the poverty rate in the Philippines can be cut in the years between 2016 and 2022.             continue reading : POPCOM: Family planning vital in fighting poverty Young mothers to benefit the most

IATF-EID endorses POPCOM’s demographic vulnerabilities tool

To help track down COVID-19 cases in every barangay The Interagency Task Force for the Management of Emerging and Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) recently approved the use of the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM)’s Demographic Vulnerabilities Tool (DVT), developed as a “new weapon against the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) that can be used in every continue reading : IATF-EID endorses POPCOM’s demographic vulnerabilities tool

POPCOM launches facilities to expedite supply of Family Planning commodities and bolster service provision

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) – Region XI is in full swing in intensifying the distribution of Family Planning (FP) commodities to the Local Government Units and expediting the provision of essential reproductive health services to its clientele through the inauguration of its Family Planning Warehouse and Wellness Clinic yesterday, August 12, 2020. continue reading : POPCOM launches facilities to expedite supply of Family Planning commodities and bolster service provision