Remote, rural areas in Negros Oriental enjoy innovative health tech of DOST

Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental (January 26) – Luz Sikatuna Community Primary Hospital, Pacuan Community Primary Hospital, Nabilog Community Primary Hospital, Inapoy Community Primary Hospital and Dawis Community Primary Hospital – you know what’s common among them? All are located in the geographically and economically disadvantaged areas (GEDA) of Negros Oriental. It is difficult to access continue reading : Remote, rural areas in Negros Oriental enjoy innovative health tech of DOST

Upland community in Negros Oriental celebrates tipalia farming success thru DOST CEST

Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, January 25 – Residents of the upland community in Janayjanay, San Jose, Negros Oriental recently met with stakeholders to celebrate the successful harvesting of its upland tilapia farming. The initiative was organised through the coordination of DOST Negros Oriental Provincial S&T Office and Negros Oriental State University (NORSU). DOST Regional Office continue reading : Upland community in Negros Oriental celebrates tipalia farming success thru DOST CEST

How a remote community in Negros Oriental enjoys solar-powered water network thru DOST CEST

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental, Jan. 21 — Sitio Casayan is a mountainous community in Barangay Calango in the Municipality of Zamboanguita, Negros Oriental. The community’s residents can now enjoy potable water through a solar-powered water network. The initiative is a perfect example of partnership between the academe and the national government agency. The Department of continue reading : How a remote community in Negros Oriental enjoys solar-powered water network thru DOST CEST

DOST UNROLLS RXBOXES TO RURAL HEALTH UNITS OF LARENA AND SIQUIJOR

The Department of Science and Technology Region VII through its arm DOST-PSTO Siquijor rolled out RxBoxes to the Rural Health Units of Larena and Siquijor on January 23, 2023 with the inclusion of a demonstration session of Jhon Mitchelle H. Wagas, a representative from the office of DOST 7. So far, DOST has completed wrapping continue reading : DOST UNROLLS RXBOXES TO RURAL HEALTH UNITS OF LARENA AND SIQUIJOR

STARBOOKS FINDS NOVEL READERSHIP WITH LEARNERS OF SIQUIJOR INTEGRATED SCHOOL

  Princess Sofia B. McDonough, a Grade VI learner of Siquijor Integrated School (SIS) of Siquijor, Siquijor quipped:  “The orientation was really nice.  I’m thankful because I can now read scientific information.  Thank you and I love you (DOST).” On January 6, 2023, the Department of Science and Technology of Siquijor (DOST-SIQUIJOR), right after installing continue reading : STARBOOKS FINDS NOVEL READERSHIP WITH LEARNERS OF SIQUIJOR INTEGRATED SCHOOL

DOST 7 Undergraduate Scholars learn how to be Gender Sensitive to prevent discrimination and harassment

In order for the DOST 7 undergraduate scholars “to become effective contributors to development … there is a need to heighten your awareness on Gender Sensitivity,” said  Engr. Jesus F. Zamora, Jr., Regional Director of DOST 7. RD Zamora advised the scholars to make, “gender sensitivity and gender responsiveness part of DOST 7 culture and continue reading : DOST 7 Undergraduate Scholars learn how to be Gender Sensitive to prevent discrimination and harassment

DOST 7 calls for Unity to End Violence against Women and Children

“We in the government should be at the forefront of ending violence, this observance is a great opportunity for us to take part in the advocacy of putting an end to this violence, let’s learn more about anti-VAWC laws,” said Engr. Tristan Abando, ARD for Technical Operations Division of DOST 7. He further added, “if continue reading : DOST 7 calls for Unity to End Violence against Women and Children

NOTICE OF VACANCY

The DOST VII is hiring for two (2) plantilla positions! (1)   Administrative Officer V (Supply Officer) (1)   Science Research Specialist II Interested and qualified applicants may submit their application personally or apply online through https://bit.ly/DOSTRegion7_vacantpositions with the following documents: Application Letter addressed to the Regional Director Engr. Jesus F. Zamora, Jr. Personal Data Sheet (PDS) Performance rating in the continue reading : NOTICE OF VACANCY

30 NegOr studes qualify for DOST-SEI Junior Level Science Scholarships

November 25, Dumaguete City – A total of 30 students enrolled in the different higher education institutions in Negros Oriental qualified to be this year’s recipients of the Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute’s Junior Level Science Scholarships (DOST-SEI’s JLSS). Negros Oriental State University (NORSU) Main Campuses I&II garnered the highest number continue reading : 30 NegOr studes qualify for DOST-SEI Junior Level Science Scholarships

DOST scholar tops 2022 geologist board exam

November 23, Dumaguete City – A scholar of the Department of Science and Technology topped the November 2022 Geologist Licensure Examination. Mr. Ralph M. Tenido ranked 6th in the recently concluded Geologist Licensure Examination. He obtained a rating of 80.80%. He finished his bachelor’s degree in geology at Negros Oriental State University (NORSU) in Dumaguete continue reading : DOST scholar tops 2022 geologist board exam