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NNC 4-B coordinates with WFP for the prevention of acute malnutrition in Abra de Ilog

World Food Programme (WFP), the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger and promoting food security, is partnering with NNC Mimaropa in a project entitled “Prevention of Wasting (Acute Malnutrition) in the Calamity and El Nino-affected and selected areas in the Philippines.” Having a pervasive number of acutely malnourished children among other regions, which might have been worsened by the recent hit of typhoon Lando and Nona and the impending El Niño, the World Food Programme listed MIMAROPA as one of […]

DSWD conducts regional learning forum

With its upcoming compact closure with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) this May 2016, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and Millennium Challenge Account-Philippines (MCA-P), together with the DSWD 4-B, recently conducted the KALAHI CIDSS MCC regional learning forum on 25 January at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Ortigas, Quezon City. The said activity gathered community volunteers, local chief executives, municipal area coordinators, and national government agency representatives across the region as well as partners from MCA-P and MCC. The […]

RDC holds Full Council meeting in Occidental Mindoro

The provincial government of Occidental Mindoro hosted the 53rd RDC full council meeting held on December 4, 2015 in Mamburao, Occidental Mindoro. RDC 4-B Chairman and Romblon Governor Eduardo C. Firmalo presided the meeting which was attended by Oriental Mindoro Governor Alfonso V. Umali. Jr., Occidental Mindoro Governor Mario Gene J. Mendiola, Palawan Governor Jose C. Alvarez, acting Marinduque Governor Romulo A. Bacorro, directors and representatives of regional line agencies, local government units, and private sector representatives. The matters endorsed […]

Volunteers take center stage at the Search for Outstanding Volunteers 2015

“Volunteerism is an act of the will, not political will, but the will to effect change against danger, mediocrity, and bigotry, the will to become a person of substance, not by title, but day to day struggle, to uplift human dignity,” says Mr. Richard Gordon in his moving acceptance speech as the Volunteer Lifetime Achievement Awardee (VLAA) during the Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) 2015 Awarding Ceremony held last 10 December 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Ortigas Center, […]

MIMAROPA Festival: The next big thing in the Philippines

It started with a simple vision of the five governors of the MIMAROPA provinces to gather in an event where they would be able to showcase and share their products and services to fellow MIMAROPANs. What was supposed to be a simple vision is now the next big thing in the Philippines. The first MIMAROPA Festival was held in Calapan City on November 9-15. The Provincial Government of Oriental Mindoro hosted the event. It coincided with the celebration of the […]