Press Release: Natural Family Planning as an option for couples during quarantine

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) Region I enjoins everyone in celebrating the Natural Family Planning Month this May. The monthly celebration is pursuant to the DOH Department Circular No. 50-A, series of 1995. Given the ongoing pandemic resulting to the limited mobility of people, POPCOM continues to encourage individuals and couples that they continue reading : Press Release: Natural Family Planning as an option for couples during quarantine

Press Release: POPCOM encourages dispensing of pills and condoms in community pantries

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) recognizes the importance of community pantries across the country in temporarily providing the basic necessities for the less privileged Filipinos. It also sees these sprouting kiosks as potent venues to dispense family planning (FP) contraceptives such as pills and condoms to respond to the ongoing public health emergency continue reading : Press Release: POPCOM encourages dispensing of pills and condoms in community pantries

POPCOM- inspired film wins as the Best International Documentary Film in Ireland

“Sa Layag ng Bangkang Paurong” (The Boats that Sail Backwards), a documentary film produced by young filmmakers from Alaminos City National High School, bagged the Best International Documentary Film in the recently concluded Fresh International Film Festival in Limerick, Ireland on March 28, 2021. The documentary film is a product of POPCOM-I’s 4th Adolescent Health continue reading : POPCOM- inspired film wins as the Best International Documentary Film in Ireland