[Press Release] POPCOM-I to very young adolescents: Pregnancy does not need to be soon

The nation has been alarmed with the results of the 2019 Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Data particularly on teen births which was released by the Philippine Statistics Authority very recently. Out of the 1.6 million total livebirths recorded in 2019, there were 62, 341 births among minors where 2, 411 of which belonged to continue reading : [Press Release] POPCOM-I to very young adolescents: Pregnancy does not need to be soon

[Press Release] Dagupenos to expect improved reproductive health services and delivery networks in 2021

Dagupan City, Pangasinan–Mayor Brian Lim agrees to support the localized population program in the city as he pens partnership with the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) Region I through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on February 17, 2021. The MOU spells out the roles of the city, through its city population office, in the continue reading : [Press Release] Dagupenos to expect improved reproductive health services and delivery networks in 2021

POPCOM and DepEd Collaborate to Strengthen the Adolescent Health Program in Region 1

The increasing rate of adolescent births, HIV/AIDS, suicide cases, violence and abuse, mental health concerns and other daunting adolescent-related risks have prompted both the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) and the Department of Education to further strengthen the adolescent health program in the region through aMemorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed on January 21, 2021 continue reading : POPCOM and DepEd Collaborate to Strengthen the Adolescent Health Program in Region 1