POPCOM-Region II and Cagayan Valley Center for Health Development (CVCHD) collaborate to reach out to teens amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

             A total of 1,925 in-school youth (ISY) ages 10-19, together with guidance counselors, population officers and members of the Junior Catholic Women’s League from the different cities and provinces in Region 2 participated in the first ever 2021 Virtual Youth Symposium on Teenage Pregnancy amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic conducted on September 15-17, 2021.               continue reading : POPCOM-Region II and Cagayan Valley Center for Health Development (CVCHD) collaborate to reach out to teens amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

Vice Mayor Maria Olivia B. Pascual supports PPDP Localization in Lal-lo, Cagayan

Vice Mayor and Acting Mayor Maria Olivia B. Pascual of the Municipality of Lal-lo, Cagayan pledged to support the Institutionalization and Localization of the Philippine Population and Development Program (PPDP) during the virtual meeting with stakeholders on July 16, 2021. Pascual acknowledged that one of the primary responsibilities of the local government unit is to continue reading : Vice Mayor Maria Olivia B. Pascual supports PPDP Localization in Lal-lo, Cagayan

2021 World Population Day highlights importance of prioritizing sexual and reproductive health and rights of all people

This year’s celebration of the 2021 World Population Day (WPD) recognizes the importance of investing in sexual and reproductive health and rights of all people amidst the challenges of the COVID-19. This year’s theme “Dynamic Demographics: To address population growth or decline, we need rights and choices at the center”aims to raise awareness about the continue reading : 2021 World Population Day highlights importance of prioritizing sexual and reproductive health and rights of all people