ILOILO – The Information Communications Technology Management Office (ICTMO) placed third in Best eGOV Business Empowerment Category (G2B) of the 6th Awards for Excellence in ICT for Good Governance of Local Government Units organized by National ICT Confederation of the Philippines (NICP) in Cagayan de Oro City.
Provincial Population Office
By Jezza A. Nepomoceno & Nicho Carlo P. Salazar
ILOILO – A short film that advocates for the prevention of depression leading to suicide was adjudged as this year’s winner in the recently concluded inspirational short film making contest of the Provincial Population Office.
Besting 29 other entries, the winning short film entitled “Pang-agda sa Kadulom” (Invitation to Darkness) was directed and produced by peer helpers of Guimbal National High School (NHS) Teen Center.
ILOILO – For the second time, TEENiran, the school-based multipurpose teen center project of the provincial government, was awarded as finalist in Galing Pook Awards 2017. Implemented under Iloilo’s Adolescent Health and Youth Development (AHYD) Program of the Provincial Population Office, TEENiran made it to the finals out of the 158 applications to the search.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. and Provincial Administrator Raul Banias turned over checks as counterpart fund for various projects under the KALAHI-CIDDS in 13 barangays of Concepcion, Iloilo amounting to P1.9 million and for the enhancement of the Teen Center at Roberto H. Tirol High School in Brgy. Bacjawan Sur, Concepcion, Iloilo in the amount of P100,000 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. welcomes visitors from Galing Pook Foundation led by former Negros Occidental Governor Rafael Coscolluela on Thursday, July 13, 2017. The Galing Pook team is in Iloilo to conduct an evaluation of the school-based multi-purpose teen center project of Gov. Defensor. Also in photo is Provincial Population Office (PPO) chief Ramon Yee (2nd from right)
ILOILO – Couples having a hard time together can soon find guidance on how to keep their relationship intact in six selected towns here.
Dubbed as the “Multipurpose Counseling and Family Development Center” (MCFDC), this new project will be pilot tested in the towns of Oton, San Miguel, Alimodian, Cabatuan, Dueñas and Concepcion starting this year.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. leads the ribbon cutting during the inauguration of the Teen Add multi-purpose teen center at Tambaliza National High School in Pan de Azucar Island, Concepcion, Iloilo on Friday, April 7, 2017.
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. and Estancia Mayor Rene Cordero cut the ribbon to officially open the Teen Hive teen center in Estancia National High School (ENHS) last March 31, 2017. Teen Hive is the 45th multi-purpose teen center established in major secondary schools in the province. Assisting them in the ribbon-cutting were Provincial Population Office (PPO) chief Ramon Yee and ENHS principal Marilyn Dolendo.
A festive atmosphere marked the inauguration of Iloilo province’s 44th teen center in Batad National High School (BNHS) on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. The faculty and students presented dance and song numbers to the delight of guests especially Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr., OIC Schools Division Superintendent Felisa Beriong, Provincial Population Office chief Ramon Yee and Batad Mayor Pedro Alarcon.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. (4th from right) leads the ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the 43rd teen center in the province, Sentro Lamharon in Palangguia National High School, Pototan, Iloilo on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. Assisting Gov. Defensor are (from left) Provincial Population Office chief Ramon Yee, Board Member Emmanuel Gallar, Pototan Mayor Tomas Penaflorida, and school officials.