Lactating mothers and malnourished children are one of the vulnerable sectors mostly affected by the pandemic coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
World Environment Day is observed across the world every June 5 to raise awareness about the environment and the importance of conserving the planet. The theme for World Environment Day 2020 is “Biodiversity” with the slogan “Time for Nature” — a call to action to combat the accelerating species loss and degradation of the natural world.
Project 81, a non-profit organization based in the Province of Marinduque that focuses in the improvement of the quality of life of the Filipino people especially the poor, distributed about 200 food packs to the residents of Maniwaya and Mongpong Island.
Marinduque’s Provincial Cooperative Development Specialist Edilberto M. Sager was awarded as 1st Semester Top Performer in accomplishing the target in the field of Inspection and Monitoring for the period of January to June 2019 along with his colleagues from Oriental Mindoro and one assigned in Palawan.
In the spirit of public service and in consonance with the National Disaster Resilience Month, First Secretary Koenraad Du Pont and Fire Corporal Olivier Calle of the Lauwe Fire Station turn overs fire safety equipment to the Bureau of Fire Protection-Marinduque at Magapua Elementary School in Mogpog, Marinduque on Wednesday, July 3.