DOST-MIMAROPA Promotes Community Empowerment in Yook, Marinduque

The Department of Science and Technology-MIMAROPA is transforming this underprivileged village in Buenavista, Marinduque into a productive and resilient community. Barangay Yook is nestled between the coastal waters of the island and the dormant Mt. Malindig, offering extensive economic opportunities. However, for a long time, the people there have been suffering from poverty, malnutrition, and continue reading : DOST-MIMAROPA Promotes Community Empowerment in Yook, Marinduque

Dost Scholar Honors Teacher in Getting Scholarship

Behind the thousands of scholars vying and enjoying scholarship from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is the same role model inspiring them—their teacher. This DOST scholar tells her story of how her teachers have helped her pursue her dreams; how she always strives for greatness and believes in her fullest potential because of continue reading : Dost Scholar Honors Teacher in Getting Scholarship

Solar-Powered Water Pump System Provides Accessible Water For Sibuyao

Students and teachers at Sibuyao National Highschool now have easy access to water using the solar-powered water pump system Greater access to clean water changes everything in Sibuyao in the remote countryside of Torrijos, Marinduque. Sibuyao is an agricultural community declared as a geographically isolated and disadvantaged area (GIDA). Already racked with poverty, illiteracy, and continue reading : Solar-Powered Water Pump System Provides Accessible Water For Sibuyao

Shaping up with DOST

More than five years into a promising career as a nurse overseas, Kim Fernandez decided to go back to her hometown in Odiongan, Romblon and follow the path that her family has already laid for her—in the baking business. Despite operating in a small home-based production facility before, their bakeshop, popularly known as Shapes Bakeshop, continue reading : Shaping up with DOST