Orientation on tech assistance for micro entreps set in Aklan

In coordination with Kalibo Federation of Civil Society Organization (KFCSO) and the Local Government Unit of Kalibo, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Western Visayas facilitated an orientation on Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading (SETUP) Program and Packaging and Labeling Services to help the members of KFCSO in accessing the different programs and projects of continue reading : Orientation on tech assistance for micro entreps set in Aklan

DOST’s Balik Scientist developing ‘kadios’ as skin antibiotic

What is locally considered a minor crop grown in backyards or on a small amount of farm acreage in Panay Island has a very promising anti-bacterial activity against different types of skin diseases. Traditionally, Kadios is a popular, functional Ilonggo food that has long been an ingredient in the Ilonggo cuisine known as “KBL”, a continue reading : DOST’s Balik Scientist developing ‘kadios’ as skin antibiotic

DOST VI lab determines shelf life of food products in new testing services

Ensuring the welfare concerns and consumer protection concerning to water and food safety and quality, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Western Visayas adjoined the newly established Shelf Life Testing Services in the existing laboratory services of its Regional Standards and Testing Laboratory (RSTL). The DOST VI RSTL also houses the Microbiological Testing Laboratory continue reading : DOST VI lab determines shelf life of food products in new testing services

DOST VI empowers barangays in Capiz through CEST program

Aligned with the agenda to alleviate poverty and provide livelihood by empowering the marginalized segments of society, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) VI continues to address the prevalent issues in communities through its Community Empowerment through Science and Technology (CEST) program in the barangays of Timpas, Capagao, and Tinigban in Panitan, Capiz. The continue reading : DOST VI empowers barangays in Capiz through CEST program

e-Nutribun tech prompts call for squash suppliers

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in Western Visayas encourages squash suppliers to contribute for the adopters of the developed Enhanced Nutribun or e-Nutribun.  Currently, there is a shortage of supplies amid the production and distribution of the project. There are now six e-Nutribun technology adopters in Western Visayas, namely Waffle Time Incorporated in continue reading : e-Nutribun tech prompts call for squash suppliers

Check travel policies of your destination LGU and get travel permits through S-PaSS

Are you traveling somewhere in the Philippines? Check for travel requirements and policies of Local Government Units (LGUs) and apply for travel permits if needed in a fast, easy and smart way through S-PaSS. With the recent issuance of the IATF Resolution No. 101, the S-PASS (Safe, Swift and Smart Passage) Travel Management System was continue reading : Check travel policies of your destination LGU and get travel permits through S-PaSS