Philippine population reaches 109M in 2020, POPCOM urges more development programs

As the Philippine population hit 109,035,343 as of May 1, 2020, the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) calls on government and partners to provide more resources and opportunities for development to ensure the wellbeing of all Filipinos. The steady growth of the country’s population with about 1.6 million Filipinos added annually in the last continue reading : Philippine population reaches 109M in 2020, POPCOM urges more development programs

World Population Day Observance Puts Women and Girls’ Rights at the Centre

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) Region I is set to celebrate the annual World Population Day (WPD) on July 11 with the theme “Dynamic Demographics: To address population growth or decline, we need rights and choices at the centre.” This year’s theme is a reflection of the result of the 2021 State of continue reading : World Population Day Observance Puts Women and Girls’ Rights at the Centre