POPCOM, UNFPA RENEW CALL TO PRIORITIZE REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH SERVICES AMIDST COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Press ReleaseJuly 9, 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the health care systems globally and caused serious challenges in terms of provision of reproductive health information and services especially in the Philippines. This has resulted to an estimated 214,000 unintended pregnancy in 2020. In celebration of the World Population Day (WPD) on July 11, 2021, continue reading : POPCOM, UNFPA RENEW CALL TO PRIORITIZE REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH SERVICES AMIDST COVID-19 PANDEMIC

HOUSE-TO-HOUSE DELIVERY OF FAMILY PLANNING LAUNCHED AMID MECQ STATUS IN CDO

Press ReleaseJune 11, 2021 In the wake of modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) in Cagayan de Oro City, the Commission on Population and Development – Region X (POPCOM X) launches its house-to-house delivery of family planning (FP) services to ensure unimpeded access to reproductive health needs of couples and individuals. It can be noted that continue reading : HOUSE-TO-HOUSE DELIVERY OF FAMILY PLANNING LAUNCHED AMID MECQ STATUS IN CDO

POPCOM X SCALES UP RPFP4LFE, MORE COMPANIES ON BOARD

Press ReleaseMay 27, 2021 The Commission on Population and Development – Region X (POPCOM X) intensifies the promotion and implementation of Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning Program (RPFP) through the Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning for Labor Force Empowerment (RPFP4LFE) project.   POPCOM 10 continues to partner with big companies in Northern Mindanao to reach continue reading : POPCOM X SCALES UP RPFP4LFE, MORE COMPANIES ON BOARD

POPCOM X SEES INCREASE IN CPR, LOW POVERTY INCIDENCE IN PROVINCES AFTER LOCALIZATION OF POPULATION PROGRAMS INKED

Press StatementApril 29, 2021 Acknowledging the devolved powers of the local government units (LGUs), where problems are best resolved, the Commission on Population and Development–Region X (POPCOM X) is gearing towards full localization of the Philippine Population Management Program (PPMP). Data from the Philippine Statistic Authority (PSA) showed that poverty incidence among families in the continue reading : POPCOM X SEES INCREASE IN CPR, LOW POVERTY INCIDENCE IN PROVINCES AFTER LOCALIZATION OF POPULATION PROGRAMS INKED

POPCOM X: CONTINUOUS PROVISION OF FP SERVICES AT LGU LEVEL NEEDED TO HALT ‘POPULATION BOOM’ AMID PANDEMIC WOES

Press ReleaseJanuary 28, 2021 The Commission on Population and Development – Region X urged local government units (LGUs) to continue and intensify the delivery and provision of responsible parenthood and family planning family planning (RPFP) information and services in their respective localities to mitigate the surge of unintended pregnancies. Citing the study conducted by the continue reading : POPCOM X: CONTINUOUS PROVISION OF FP SERVICES AT LGU LEVEL NEEDED TO HALT ‘POPULATION BOOM’ AMID PANDEMIC WOES