May this event empower you to be more accountable to the Filipino people, not only as an assembly of retailers and business people, but as important members of the healthcare delivery system, designed to ethically and pragmatically improve human life.
These are salient points of the press conference of Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas held at the NDRRMC Headquarters on November 22, 2013.
Department of Health – National Capital Region (DOH-NCR) Director Eduardo C. Janairo today announced that the DOH field clinic will be moved at the Villamor Airbase In Pasay City for a more comprehensive and direct medical assessment for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) of Tacloban City.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said on November 21 that the processing center for Eastern Visayas internally displaced persons (IDPs) arriving in Metro Manila will continue to operate at the Villamor Airbase. DSWD personnel and partner volunteers continue to process and serve them.
Various approvals for seven major transportation projects were given the nod by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) Board on November 21, 2013, including the implementation of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) seven project, and the bid out of the Light Rail Transit (LRT)-MRT Common Station and two Integrated Transport System terminals.
On November 21, 2013, the NEDA Board approved seven (7) projects: three (3) rail projects, one (1) airport project, one (1) transport terminal, one (1) health facility and one (1) water supply project. Six (6) of these projects will be implemented through public-private partnership (PPP). Of the seven projects, only the LRT Line 1 North Extension Project – Common Station is locally funded.
The Philippines called for closer cooperation in Southeast Asia against chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) threats during the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) Workshop on Countering Illicit Trafficking of CBRN Materials held in Manila on November 20-21.
Republic of the Philippines PROFESSIONAL REGULATION COMMISSION Manila MIDWIFE LICENSURE EXAMINATION RESULTS RELEASED IN FOUR (4) WORKING DAYS The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,336 out of 2,902 passed the Midwife Licensure Examination given by the Board of Midwifery in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga this […]
This is a report from the NDRRMC on government actions for typhoon Yolanda as of November 22, 2013 (6:00 a.m.)
While various agencies and volunteers are busy assisting in the relief operations and ensuring that victims of Typhoon Yolanda meet their daily food needs, couple Joey and Lorna Eguia of Books in Bags chose to help children meet their continuing need for learning.