Less Filipinos are hungry now

According to the 2015 State of Food Insecurity Report of the United Nations (UN), the Philippines is among the 72 developing countries which have reached the 2015 Millenium Development Goal (MDG) target—that is to reduce the proportion of hungry people by half.

Statement: The President’s week, July 27-31, 2015

In his sixth and final State of the Nation Address (SONA) last Monday, President Aquino charted our country’s recent trajectory—from being in a hopeless situation to one where Filipinos are once again empowered to dream and succeed. Under Daang Matuwid, the Philippines has made great strides toward peace, prosperity, and equality.

DPWH project briefer: Flood management master plan for Metro Manila and surrounding areas

A flood risk assessment study for the entire Metro Manila and surrounding basin area was undertaken from February 2011 to February 2012 to prepare a comprehensive flood risk management plan for the same and to determine a set of priority structural measures.

DPWH-NCR road repair schedule for July 31-August 3

The Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region will undertake reblocking and road repair effective 10 p.m. of July 31, Friday to 5 a.m. of August 3, Monday on the following roads in the cities of Quezon and Pasig: