DOST VI gathers generic drugs industry to set plan for a higher level technology assistance

DOST VI gathers generic drugs industry to set plan for a higher level technology assistance Recently, the regional offices of the department transitioned the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading (SETUP) Program to a new phase of program implementation dubbed as SETUP 4.0. Aside from providing firm-level assistance, the new program now ventured into industry-level assistance which continue reading : DOST VI gathers generic drugs industry to set plan for a higher level technology assistance

DOST enables OFWs to venture into technology-based enterprises

DOST enables OFWs to venture into technology-based enterprises In partnership with the Entrepinoy Volunteers Foundation, Inc. (EVFI), the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Regions II, VI, and XII successfully concluded the Batch Maunlad from seven regions for completing the Phase 1 of the iFWD PH: Innovations for Filipinos Working Distantly from the Philippines via continue reading : DOST enables OFWs to venture into technology-based enterprises

Indigenous group in Guimaras to avail of livelihood assistance, improve their lives through science and technology

Indigenous group in Guimaras to avail of livelihood assistance, improve their lives through science and technology Far from barangay proper of Guimaras is a home of indigenous people whose main source of income is from making native products such as buon-buon or wallet, house decors, and souvenirs. Sitio Kati-Kati, one of the sitios of Barangay continue reading : Indigenous group in Guimaras to avail of livelihood assistance, improve their lives through science and technology

Far-flung barangays in Janiuay, Iloilo to benefit DOST’s 1.4M community project

Far-flung barangays in Janiuay, Iloilo to benefit DOST’s 1.4M community project A first-class municipality and 33 kilometers away from Iloilo City, some of the far-flung communities in Janiuay, Iloilo encounter insurgencies, internal disturbances, and tensions brought about by broader social and economic problems. Brgy. Poblacion, Brgy. Canawili, and Brgy. Atimonan – these communities have been continue reading : Far-flung barangays in Janiuay, Iloilo to benefit DOST’s 1.4M community project

KitKontraSakit hygiene kits distributed to Iloilo City quarantine Facilities

The Department of Science and Technology VI, together with its MultiPurpose Cooperative turned over 100 hygiene kits for distribution to Iloilo City quarantine facilities channeled through the Iloilo City Mayor’s office. This donation aims to aid the limited supplies of hygiene kits in quarantine facilities in the city. The kit includes face masks, multivitamins, alcohol, continue reading : KitKontraSakit hygiene kits distributed to Iloilo City quarantine Facilities

A Woman of Faith and Action

This 2021 National Women’s Month Celebration with the theme “Juana Laban sa Pandemya: Kaya!” is high time to emphasize the strong independent women and their extraordinary work. Mia Pielago is one of the many working professionals stranded in Iloilo City due to the suspension of public transportation and implementation of border restrictions during the lockdown.  continue reading : A Woman of Faith and Action

DOST VI deploys new batch of contactless CoViD-19 specimen collection booths

The Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) provided eight (8) more units of contactless specimen collection booths (SCBs) to healthcare facilities in Western Visayas identified by the Department of Health – Center for Health Development Region VI (DOH-CHD VI).      The initiative of the DOST VI in the fabrication and deployment of continue reading : DOST VI deploys new batch of contactless CoViD-19 specimen collection booths

DOST VI client-MSMEs in Antique complete repayment of SETUP iFUND assistance

One of the many reasons why local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) cannot level up to improve the marketability of its products and enhance its processes is mainly because of the lack of funds to upgrade its facilities, acquire new equipment, and implement technological recommendations of experts but it is not for the reason continue reading : DOST VI client-MSMEs in Antique complete repayment of SETUP iFUND assistance