POPCOM Region VII join the 43rd Nutrition Month celebration: POPCOM VII officials join the motorcade, 2017 Nutrition Month Launching Program and distributed the NNC Healthy Diet stickers to nearby food establishments together with other members of Central Visayas Regional Nutrition Committee. The group shared information about healthy eating habits, proper use of condiments and suggested to proprietors/owners to include in their menu, choices of nutritious foods and drinks for consumenrs.
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Heart to HEART Talk campaign is an information drive about the H.E.A.R.T. issues of adolescents and teens such as:
H - HIV/AIDS, E - Early Sexual Encounter, A - Adolescent Sexualtiy, R - Reproductive Health and T - Teenage Pregnancy
Join the Heart to HEART session, contact us at (032-4162528) or email to [email protected]
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Promoted employees of POPCOM Region VII: Ms. Myrna L. Alaba, Information Officer III and
Ms. Sybel Alquizola, Planning Officer II
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POPCOM 7 invites all stakeholders to celebrate the 2017 Family Planning Month on August. Contact us to FP Hotline (032) 416-2528 or email us to [email protected]
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POPCOM VII join in celebrating the National Breastfeeding Month and Mother-Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Week on August 2017
This year, the Philippines marks the passage of Republic Act 10354 or the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012.The ruling of the Supreme Court of the Philippines in its declaration of the law as not unconstitutional is a significant progress in reaching everyone equally especially on matters on maternal health where the poor and marginalized women and girls have been left without universal access to reproductive health. The country’s maternal mortality ratio (MMR), for example, has remained high since 1993 and it is dificult that the MMR target of 52 deaths per 100,000 live births will be reached by the 2015 Millennium Development Goals deadline.