POPCOM: Pandemic may increase live births in PHL to almost 2M

๐™’๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ ๐™๐™‹ ๐™š๐™›๐™›๐™ค๐™ง๐™ฉ๐™จ ๐™๐™–๐™ข๐™ฅ๐™š๐™ง๐™š๐™™, ๐™ฉ๐™๐™ค๐™ช๐™จ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™๐™จ ๐™ค๐™› ๐™ฉ๐™š๐™š๐™ฃ๐™จ ๐™–๐™ก๐™จ๐™ค ๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™ค๐™Ÿ๐™š๐™˜๐™ฉ๐™š๐™™ ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™œ๐™ž๐™ซ๐™š ๐™—๐™ž๐™ง๐™ฉ๐™ Nearly 2 million Filipino women of reproductive age, or those between 15 to 49 years old, will get pregnant this year, leading to an additional 214,000 unplanned births. It is also believed that 10 percent of the births will be among women below continue reading : POPCOM: Pandemic may increase live births in PHL to almost 2M

๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฃ๐—ต๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ท๐—ผ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ด๐—น๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฆ๐—ฒ๐˜…๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐—›๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฅ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€, ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—š๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ-๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ข๐—ฉ๐—œ๐——-๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต ๐—ฐ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ถ๐˜€

The health crisis brought by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) virus outbreak has not only affected the health condition of Filipinos, but has also engendered threats of violence against women and children, as well as vulnerable members of the Philippine population. Given this, the Philippines, along with other countries, is actively initiating interventions to protect continue reading : ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฃ๐—ต๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ท๐—ผ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ด๐—น๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฆ๐—ฒ๐˜…๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐—›๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฅ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€, ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—š๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ-๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ข๐—ฉ๐—œ๐——-๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต ๐—ฐ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ถ๐˜€

Usec Perez

๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฃ๐—–๐—ข๐—  ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜€: ๐——๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ฐ, ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ฏ๐—น๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ต๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ, ๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ป๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด

In the face of a pandemic affecting the Philippines, the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) reminds Filipino couples to always practice responsible parenthood and family planning. According to POPCOM, as couples and families are strictly advised to stay at home during the enhanced community quarantine, the opportunity also allows for spousal and parental dialogue continue reading : ๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฃ๐—–๐—ข๐—  ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜€: ๐——๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ฐ, ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ฏ๐—น๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ต๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ, ๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ป๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด

Usec Perez

๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฃ๐—–๐—ข๐— : ๐—™๐—”๐— ๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—ฌ ๐—ฃ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ก๐—ก๐—œ๐—ก๐—š ๐—ฉ๐—œ๐—ง๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—œ๐—ก ๐—™๐—œ๐—š๐—›๐—ง๐—œ๐—ก๐—š ๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฉ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ง๐—ฌ

๐—ฌ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ด ๐—บ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐˜ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐˜€๐˜ The Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) maintains that the national program on family planning is a crucial element in radically reducing incidence of poverty, citing the latest pronouncement from the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) that the poverty rate in the Philippines can be cut in the continue reading : ๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฃ๐—–๐—ข๐— : ๐—™๐—”๐— ๐—œ๐—Ÿ๐—ฌ ๐—ฃ๐—Ÿ๐—”๐—ก๐—ก๐—œ๐—ก๐—š ๐—ฉ๐—œ๐—ง๐—”๐—Ÿ ๐—œ๐—ก ๐—™๐—œ๐—š๐—›๐—ง๐—œ๐—ก๐—š ๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฉ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ง๐—ฌ

๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฃ๐—–๐—ข๐— -๐—–๐—”๐—ฅ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ก๐—ฃ๐—ฃ๐—™๐—ฃ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต ๐—ถ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐—”๐—ฏ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€, ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ธ๐—ฒ๐—ต๐—ผ๐—น๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€

The Regional Population Office (RPO), led by Dir. Magdalena G. Abellera, met with around 110 volunteers and key officials in the Province of Abra today. The RPO reported its accomplishments from the 2019 Intensified National Program for Population and Family Planning (NPPFP) through a Stakeholdersโ€™ Conference at the Abra Provincial Hall in the Capitol of continue reading : ๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฃ๐—–๐—ข๐— -๐—–๐—”๐—ฅ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ก๐—ฃ๐—ฃ๐—™๐—ฃ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต ๐—ถ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐—”๐—ฏ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€, ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ธ๐—ฒ๐—ต๐—ผ๐—น๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€