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DOST 7 WORKERS HOLDS ITS FIRST EARTHQUAKE DRILL THIS YEAR

Department of the Department of Science and Technology 7 (DOST 7) workers held this afternoon, February 15, 2018, DOST S&T Complex in Lahug, Cebu City, their first earthquake drill this year. The exercise was part of the agency’s disaster preparedness and response simulation exercise pursuant to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Plan (NDRRMP) continue reading : DOST 7 WORKERS HOLDS ITS FIRST EARTHQUAKE DRILL THIS YEAR

Inter-agency meeting

UNITED DISASTER MANAGEMENT ACTION PLAN: DOST LEADS MEETING ON THEMATIC DISASTER MANAGEMENT ACTION PLAN

  Various agencies in Region 7 yesterday held a meeting to hold thematic discussion on disaster prevention and mitigation in Central Visayas. The meeting, which was spearheaded by the Department of Science, was Technology and held at the DOST S&T Complex in Lahug, Cebu City, In his message to participants, DOST 7 Regional Director Edilberto continue reading : UNITED DISASTER MANAGEMENT ACTION PLAN: DOST LEADS MEETING ON THEMATIC DISASTER MANAGEMENT ACTION PLAN

Figure 4. Community Empowerment thru S&T (CEST). Through the CEST program, the assisted communities are able to develop products with high value and high market potential such as breadfruit based products in Borbon, coffee products from Tuburan, upcycled products in Mandaue City. DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña visited these communities to encourage them to utilize science and technology as engine of growth.

DOST Cebu brings “Science for the People”

Driven by the vision “Science for the People”, the DOST Cebu Provincial S&T Center continues to implement breakthrough programs and projects that would make science and technology felt by every Filipino. Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) The DOST’s flagship program Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) provides technology interventions to 125 MSMEs this year. continue reading : DOST Cebu brings “Science for the People”

Negros Oriental JLSS examinees

75 NegOr students qualify for 2017 DOST Junior Level Science Scholarships: 49% passing rate highest so far

    DUMAGUETE CITY (Jan 26, 2018) – Seventy five third year college students enrolled in Negros Oriental passed the nationwide examination for the Junior Level Science Scholarship (JLSS) offered by the Department of Science & Technology’s Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI). They represent almost half (49%) of the 152 students who took the JLSS qualifying exam held continue reading : 75 NegOr students qualify for 2017 DOST Junior Level Science Scholarships: 49% passing rate highest so far

DOST Siquijor PSTC led by PSTD Engr. Mario de la Peña and staff pose with some Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program beneficiaries during separate turn over ceremonies.

Yearend Review: DOST Siquijor allocated 4.75M in 2017 to 11 MSMEs

DOST Siquijor pushed for the technological assistance of the new batch of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) from among the priority sectors identified by DOST through the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP). The agency has allocated amounting to a total of PhP4,755,387.00 to 11 beneficiaries – 6 food processors, 4 firms were under the continue reading : Yearend Review: DOST Siquijor allocated 4.75M in 2017 to 11 MSMEs

13 NegOr pupils qualify for PSHS scholarship

DUMAGUETE CITY (Dec 28, 2017) – Thirteen incoming first year high school students from Negros Oriental passed the 2017 National Competitive Examination (NCE) for the scholarship offered by the Department of Science & Technology’s Philippine Science High School System (DOST-PSHSS) for Central Visayas Campus in Talaytay, Argao, Cebu. Among those who qualified are: Jillianne Duran continue reading : 13 NegOr pupils qualify for PSHS scholarship

Resource speakers with the participants during the one-day cacao productivity enhancement training.

DOST NegOr conducts cacao productivity training

DUMAGUETE CITY (Dec 8, 2017) –  About 35 participants composed of cacao owners, growers and chocolate makers in the province attended the one-day enhancement training on cacao productivity on December 6, 2017 at PHCCI Conference Room, Taclobo, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental. Organized by the  Department of Science and Technology-Negros Oriental Provincial S&T Center (DOST NegOr continue reading : DOST NegOr conducts cacao productivity training