World Population Day 2021: PHL has 8M FP users amid Covid’s barriers on sexual health, rights

The Covid-19 pandemic has critically compromised the protection of sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR) of women and girls all over the world—including the Philippines and the Asia-Pacific region. This was the consensus of health leaders and stakeholders from this part of the world, as the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) and the United continue reading : World Population Day 2021: PHL has 8M FP users amid Covid’s barriers on sexual health, rights

As Philippine population reaches 109M in 2020… POPCOM calls on government, partners to intensify devt. programs

With about 1.6 million Filipinos added annually to the country’s population in the last five years, the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) recently urged the government to implement far-reaching and holistic approaches to further strengthen population and development programs on the ground. This was POPCOM’s call after the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) released on continue reading : As Philippine population reaches 109M in 2020… POPCOM calls on government, partners to intensify devt. programs