CORDS Lapeña urges fast tracking of LGSF-SBDP; announces continuing national support in 2022

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato – Heightened efforts on the implementation of the Local Government Support Fund – Support to Barangay Development Program (LGSF – SBDP) in identified priority barangays of Region 12 was emphasized by Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security ( CORDS) of Region 12,  TESDA Secretary Isidro S. Lapeña during the 24th continue reading : CORDS Lapeña urges fast tracking of LGSF-SBDP; announces continuing national support in 2022

NEDA XII supports the 3-Day National Vaccination Program on CoVID-19

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – NEDA XII joined a caravan and immersion program organized by SOCCSKSARGEN’s Regional Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging and Infectious Diseases and Task Force on CoVID-19 in support of the 3-day National Vaccination Program. Regional Directors and Heads of various government agencies from  DILG XII, DPWH XII, DepEd continue reading : NEDA XII supports the 3-Day National Vaccination Program on CoVID-19

SOCCSKSARGEN digital COVID-19 contact tracing apps gain headway

COTABATO CITY (Sept. 3) — Authorities in South Cotabato province and in Cotabato City are fighting the COVID-19 with a foolproof online contact tracing systems as passports for residents and transients moving around. Cotabato City Mayor Cynthia Guiani-Sayadi launched last month a domestic coronavirus containment contact tracing app as requisite for entrance to shopping malls, continue reading : SOCCSKSARGEN digital COVID-19 contact tracing apps gain headway

Region XII Strengthens Monitoring of the Implementation of the ASIN Law

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The 8th National Nutrition Survey conducted by the Food and Nutrition Research Institute (FNRI) in 2013 showed that the prevalence of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) in the SOCCSKSARGEN region is moderately high among school children, pregnant, and lactating women due to inadequate iodine intake. This was disclosed by Dr. Francisco continue reading : Region XII Strengthens Monitoring of the Implementation of the ASIN Law