POPCOM IV-A and its LGU Partners Celebrate Family Planning Month

Based on the 2017 Philippines National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS), the average total fertility rate (TFR) of women is three (3) when their desired fertility rate is two (2).  Moreover, poor women have five (5) children due to unintended/unplanned pregnancies.  With regards to modern contraceptive prevalence rate (MCPR), the 2017 NDHS reported that 40% continue reading : POPCOM IV-A and its LGU Partners Celebrate Family Planning Month

POPCOM CALABARZON joins the rest of the world in the celebration of World Contraception Day

P R E S S   R E L E A S E A woman in her reproductive age seeks information about the usage of pills (Photo courtesy from Rural Health Unit in San Luis, Batangas) Based on the 2017 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS), CALABARZON region has reached almost a hundred percent of currently continue reading : POPCOM CALABARZON joins the rest of the world in the celebration of World Contraception Day

POPCOM IV leads in the Establishment of ISDN for ITC – BNHS

  POPCOM IV is pilot-testing the Information and Service Delivery Network (ISDN) for Adolescent Health and Development (AHD) project in the City of Bacoor which will adopt and promote the establishment of the ISDN for the IsCool Teen Center (ITC) at the Bacoor National High School (BNHS) Bacoor City. POPCOM Region IV recognizes the important role of adolescents and continue reading : POPCOM IV leads in the Establishment of ISDN for ITC – BNHS