POPCOM hails Pres. Duterte for signing EO 141 prioritizing govt measures to address teen pregnancies

Press ReleaseJuly 1, 2021 The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) praised President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for enacting Executive Order (EO) 141, which prioritizes the implementation of measures addressing adolescent pregnancies in the country and mobilizes government agencies for the said purpose. The Chief Executive signed EO 141 on June 25 and was published on continue reading : POPCOM hails Pres. Duterte for signing EO 141 prioritizing govt measures to address teen pregnancies

Message on the 2020 State of Population and Development, Recognition for employees and volunteers of POPCOM, as well as national and local agencies in the fields of POPDEV

by Undersecretary Juan Antonio Perez III, MD, MPHExecutive Director, POPCOM To my beloved fellow workers of the Commission on Population and Development, partners in the field of POPDEV in national and local agencies: It is my ardent wish that all of us have a grace-filled day! In November, we held the observance of the 28th continue reading : Message on the 2020 State of Population and Development, Recognition for employees and volunteers of POPCOM, as well as national and local agencies in the fields of POPDEV

POPCOM Turns Gold

Press Release March 1, 2019 This year, POPCOM has reached greater heights as it turns gold on February 19, 2019. POPCOM’s Golden Anniversary was celebrated on February 19-22, 2019 in Tagaytay City with the theme “POPCOM@50: Naglilingkod Tungo sa Planado at Maginhawang Pamilyang Pilipino.” In 1967, seventeen (17) Heads of State including the Philippine President continue reading : POPCOM Turns Gold

POPCOM-10’s Collaboration with the Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro (ACDO) on NFP and ASRH as Cohesive as Ever

Press Release February 11, 2019 “We may at times find ourselves at the opposing end of a question, but one thing that propels us to work together is our common concern for the welfare of the Filipino Families.” Thus said RD Jeremias C. Gupit of the Commission on Population Region X in 2016 in his continue reading : POPCOM-10’s Collaboration with the Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro (ACDO) on NFP and ASRH as Cohesive as Ever

Executive Order No. 71 – Renaming Commission on Population (POPCOM) to Commission on Population and Development (CPD)

Press Release January 16, 2019 President Rodrigo R. Duterte signed Executive Order No. 71 renaming the Commission on Population (POPCOM) to Commission on Population and Development (CPD) and reverting its attachment to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) from the Department of Health (DOH). The order was signed last December 13, 2018, to strengthen continue reading : Executive Order No. 71 – Renaming Commission on Population (POPCOM) to Commission on Population and Development (CPD)