by Romblon News | Friday, 17 June 2016
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MiMaRoPa announces yesterday that the new Listahanan database will be available to partner stakeholders starting July after the regional launch.
Listahanan is a mechanism of identifying poor families nationwide who eventually become potential beneficiaries of government social protection programs such as PhilHealth, DSWD’s Social Pension, Sustainable Livelihood and Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program.
“Information such as statistics and magnitude of poor households can be obtained through official data requests. However, a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) is required if the information being requested includes the names of...