POPCOM to ‘pantry’ organizers: Consider giving condoms, pills

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) strongly encourages proponents of community pantries to include contraceptives such as condoms and pills as necessary goods in their distribution activities. The agency has noted the increasing importance of these sprouting kiosks across the country in temporarily providing basic necessities for less privileged Filipinos and thus, is enjoining continue reading : POPCOM to ‘pantry’ organizers: Consider giving condoms, pills

PHL commits to prioritize health, nutrition, FP at UN meet: Filipino ambassador to head UN population body in 2022

The Philippines is keen on strengthening efforts on family planning, as well as population and development (POPDEV), as government agencies led by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) and the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) strongly commit to advance and protect gains of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) Program of continue reading : PHL commits to prioritize health, nutrition, FP at UN meet: Filipino ambassador to head UN population body in 2022

POPCOM-inspired short film adjudged best intl documentary in Ireland

“Sa Layag ng Bangkang Paurong” (Boats that Sail Backward)—a documentary film produced by young filmmakers from Alaminos, Pangasinan—was declared Best International Documentary Film in the recently concluded Fresh International Film Festival in Limerick, Ireland on March 28, 2021. The short film created by students of Alaminos City National High School (ACNHS) was a product of continue reading : POPCOM-inspired short film adjudged best intl documentary in Ireland