SEAMEO-Japan Education for Sustainable Development Award now accepting entries

All public and private schools in the 11 Southeast Asian countries, which also comprise the member-countries of Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO), are invited to submit entries for the 2020 SEAMEO-Japan Education for…

GIFT GIVING BY THE HRF ZAKATUL FITR

EIGHT hundred sacks of rice was successfully distributed and delivered both to Muslim Communities in Maharlika Village in Taguig and in Sta. Cruz Davao Del Sur within the Holy month of Ramadhan before Eid’l Fitr.…

DA-BFAR ENCOURAGES FISHERFOLK TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE PEAK FISHING SEASON

With the lifting of the closed fishing season in the Zamboanga Peninsula in March, open fishing season is currently maintained in the country’s fishing grounds. Fishing activities may continue despite the community quarantine enforced in…

Bambuhay is currently the country’s largest producer of bamboo straws. (Photo source: Bambuhay).

“Bambuhay”, a bamboo-based social enterprise which has won several international awards in the last two years, recently thanked the Department of Science and Technology’s Forest Products Research and Development Institute (DOST-FPRDI) for its technical support…

DOST-funded CSU lab develops innovative filter for face mask

Aliana Gene E. Sarmiento, S&T Promotions Unit The problem of the lack of effective face masks motivated the team of Dr. Rey Capangpangan from Caraga State University (CSU) to develop the nanocellulose filter material which…