DOST calls for entries to invention, research contest

The pandemic has shaped the context of Science and Technology (S&T) to a whole new level. As the changing world has paced different possibilities, the country’s S&T researchers came up with innovative technologies and discovered new ways to help flatten the curve through a invention and research competition. The Department of Science and Technology – continue reading : DOST calls for entries to invention, research contest

WV participants bag awards in health research competition

As the country is trying to recover from this crucial pandemic while adjusting to the new normal, participants from the health-research sector gathered all their knowledge and expertise in a week-long celebration conducted by the Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS), August 9-13, 2021. The PNHRS has a lineup of interesting online activities from the continue reading : WV participants bag awards in health research competition

71 WV students qualify for DOST scholarship grant

Despite the unprecedented pandemic, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region VI continued to soldier on in accelerating the development of Science and Technology (S&T) human resources in the country by administering scholarship grants. Recently, the DOST-Science Education Institute (SEI) announced the 71 qualifiers in Western Visayas for the 2020 Junior Level Science Scholarship continue reading : 71 WV students qualify for DOST scholarship grant

How technical innovations back up local meat processor amid crisis

Known to be a visionary and forward-thinking firm whose goals are set to produce the best food products in the country, Jocyl’s Food Products started its humble beginnings by producing the usual processed meat in the province of Aklan. Today, it has expanded to producing organic products and delicacies with 3 branches in Aklan and continue reading : How technical innovations back up local meat processor amid crisis

Moving Beyond Conventional: DOST VI Further Studies Technology Needs of Healthcare and Wellness Sector

In an era of rapid technological change, it is an advantage for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to continue proliferating a competitive service that will keep up with their industry’s innovations and advances. Launched in 2002, SETUP is a nationwide strategy program of DOST that encourages and assists MSMEs in adopting technology innovations to continue reading : Moving Beyond Conventional: DOST VI Further Studies Technology Needs of Healthcare and Wellness Sector

DOST prov’l office in NegOcc strengthens aggressive campaign to prevent malnutrition

  With nine Enhanced Nutribun or e-Nutribun technology adopters in Western Visayas, the DOST Region VI continues to strengthen its aggressive information drive through its Provincial S&T Center to look for qualified potential adopters in Negros Occidental. Recently, Quinos Café, Foodman Industries Corp., and CM & Sons Food Products, Inc. from Negros Occidental have signed continue reading : DOST prov’l office in NegOcc strengthens aggressive campaign to prevent malnutrition

Bread manufacturer in Aklan gears up to Industry 4.0

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region VI is set to provide technology innovation to Filbake Food Corporation (FFC) through the recent transition of Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) 4.0. Tracing its roots in Aklan, FFC is currently one of the leading bread manufacturers that engages in the manufacturing and distribution of more continue reading : Bread manufacturer in Aklan gears up to Industry 4.0

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