(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Sunday, 03 July 2022) Southwest Monsoon affecting the western section of Northern Luzon. ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE OUTSIDE PAR AS OF 3:00 PM TODAY TROPICAL STORM CHABA [FORMERLY "CALOY"] (2203) LOCATION: 1,230 KM WEST NORTHWEST OF EXTREME NORTHERN LUZON (24.6°N, 110.6°E) MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 65 KM/H GUSTINESS: UP TO 110 KM/H MOVEMENT: NORTHWARD AT 20 KM/H Caraga region will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to Moderate winds coming from East to Southeast will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

POPCOM Caraga beefs-up anti-hunger drive

BUENAVISTA, Agusan del Norte -- The Commission on Population and Development  continues its strong commitment in an inter-agency campaign against hunger and poverty in the region. The Enhanced Partnership Against Hunger and Poverty (EPAHP) coordinated with Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) aims to address key challenges in social and economic inclusive growth to ensure food security and improve the quality of life among Filipinos.

POPCOM Caraga, represented by Ms. Rutchie C. Saluta, Information Officer III, recently joined the Regional Convergence Team Meeting conducted by EPAHP Regional Program Management Office (RPMO) via Google Meet.

The said meeting highlighted the EPAHP Implementation Updates, presentation of Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), Department of Agriculture – Agriculture Training Institute (DA-ATI), and Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) as the new additional partner agencies and introduction of the new EPAHP RPMO staff.  

The collaborative efforts of the EPAHP partners signify unity and harmony of essential service for the success of this program in Caraga region. (POPCOM Caraga/PIA Caraga)