Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Tuesday, 15 October 2019 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << October 2019 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2010/02/06

UNWFP food-for-work relief assistance benefits 1431 families

by Juliet B. Saley

Bontoc, Mt. Province (6 February) -- A total of 1,431 identified beneficiaries are recipients of the relief assistance provided by the United Nations World Food Program (UNWFP).

The UNWFP allotted to the province 752 sacks of rice, 287 boxes of high-energy biscuits and 230 boxes of lard.

Erlinda Likigan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said that each municipality was given 75 sacks of rice except for the municipality of Tadian which received 77 sacks for 144 beneficiaries. These relief goods are purposely for Food for Work Program which benefits 143 families per municipality.

Likigan said each of these beneficiaries received 25 kilos of rice in exchange of their service they have rendered in community work like restoring damaged irrigation, farm to market road, foot rails, barangay road wrought by previous typhoons.

The UNWFP had earlier provided the province 610 sacks of NFA rice which were distributed to the victims of typhoons Ondoy and Pepeng. (PIA-MP) [top]

|«  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»PESO Benguet now accepts SPES applicants
»Benguet SP supports law classifying unjust increase of oil prices into heinous crime
»Bakun IPs seek to protect their lands from mining exploration
»NFA assures enough rice supply
»New nurses to take oath March 12 at CAP-Camp John Hay
»WWII veterans have until Feb 16 to file for one-time benefit claims
»Comelec conducts public demo on PCOS machines in Ifugao
»Ifugao prepares for El Nino
»No gunban violator in Ifugao
»Ifugao police proactive policing approach ordinance passed
|«  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines