POPCOM Lauds Pres. Duterte For Signing EO 141 Making Teenage Pregnancy A National Priority

The Commission on Population (POPCOM) lauds Pres. Duterte for enacting Executive Order (EO) 141, “Adopting As A National Priority The Implementation Of Measures To Address The Root Causes Of The Rising Number Of Teenage Pregnancies, And Mobilizing Government Agencies For The Purpose,” on June 25, 2021. The Order which is effective on July 10–two weeks continue reading : POPCOM Lauds Pres. Duterte For Signing EO 141 Making Teenage Pregnancy A National Priority

POPCOM Partners with DSWD for the Protection of Teen Moms and Their Children

The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) signs an agreement with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on June 10 for the social protection of teenage mothers and their children. Under the partnership agreement, the DSWD, through its Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), and POPCOM have an approved and existing data sharing agreement continue reading : POPCOM Partners with DSWD for the Protection of Teen Moms and Their Children

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 : Natural Family Planning as an option for couples during quarantine