DOST CARAGA’S DRRM MODEL ADVANCES TO THE NATIONAL LEVEL

by: Regina Mae Ronquillo Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the Philippine Army joined forces in strengthening the Philippines’ disaster preparedness by adapting DOST Caraga’s disaster risk reduction and management model. On Thursday, the Department of Science and Technology, represented by Secretary Renato U. Solidum Jr. and Usec. Sancho Mabborang with DOST Caraga Regional…

DOST’s OneLab Program Seeks Legislative Support

The One-stop Laboratory Services for Global Competitiveness (OneLab) program of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in recent years, has gained significant traction due to its high return rates for its services. The program advocates its sustainability to provide testing and calibration services to over 500,000 customers through its institutionalization. OneLab’s initiative for a…

DOST CARAGA’S EKNOWVATION BAGS 2022 CSC REGIONAL PAGASA AWARD

By Regina Mae Ronquillo DOST Caraga’s eKnowvation or the DOST-Coursera Learning Program won the CSC Pagasa Award during the 2022 Honor Awards Program (HAP) of the Civil Service Commission Caraga held at the Caraga State University. eKnowvation is the country’s first and largest reskilling and upskilling program using the Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) platform,…

TWO BUSINESS FIRMS IN SURIGAO DEL NORTE RECEIVE SETUP FUNDS

By Regina Mae Ronquillo Two business firms from Surigao del Norte, Lakeview Bakery and DGT Graphics & Prints, received a total of 1,773,000 Million pesos worth of Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program or SETUP funds to be used for the improvement of their business. DOST’s SETUP program is a national strategy that encourages and assists…

19 OFW COMPLETE IFWD PH CARAGA CAPABILITY BUILDING

By Regina Mae Ronquillo The nineteen participants of the Innovations for Filipinos Working Distantly from the Philippines or the iFWD PH Program of the Department of Science and Technology completed the first phase of the program, the Capability Building for the Development and Management of a Technology-based Enterprise. These participants are the second batch of…