Latest S&T News in REGION 7

DOST-7, Larena ink MOA for MDRRMO project
Posted: Monday, February 10, 2020
MOA Signing for the MDRRMO project under the DOST's Grant-in-Aid (GIA) pogram with (seated, L-R) LGU Larena MDRRMO Designate Clifford Quilicot, LGU Larena Municipal Mayor Dean Villa, Provincial Science and Technology Director Engr. Mario E. de la Peña, and Vice-Mayor Vincent Cyrus Vincent M. Calibo. (rac/PSTC photo) SIQUIJOR, Feb. 5 (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technolgy (DOST), through its Provincial Science and Technology Center (PSTC) and the local government unit (LGU) of Larena, recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the project "Enhancing the Capability of the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO) of LGU Larena in Disaster Prevention and Mitigation" under the Grants-In-Aid (GIA) program. The signing was done by Siquijor Provincial...   read full story

DOST bares FNRI survey results in Siquijor
Posted: Tuesday, November 19, 2019
SIQUIJOR, Nov. 15 (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology – Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) in coordination with DOST Siquijor Provincial Science and Technology Center (PSTC) led by Provincial Science and Technology (S&T) Director Engr. Mario de la Peña and Philippine Information Agency (PIA)-Siquijor represented by Rizalie A. Calibo recently conducted the Expanded National Nutrition Survey (ENNS) Year 1 Results Dissemination Forum at E.I. Suites Hotel here. The Provincial Nutrition Council members and guests from the Office of the Congressman and Department of Health (DOH)-Center for Health Development-Central Visayas (CHD-CV) attended the activity. DOST-FNRI presentors were Senior Research Specialists Chona Patalen, Cristina Malabad, and Josie Platon-D...   read full story

Siquijor synoptic station paves way for new airport
Posted: Friday, August 30, 2019
SIQUIJOR, Siquijor, Philippines — The governor of this province expressed elation over a project of the Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Servic...   read full story

Science fair in Siquijor underscores role of S&T in PH dev’t
Posted: Thursday, August 22, 2019
  The island-province of Siquijor hosted last week Region VII’s celebration of the Regional Science and Technology week (RTSW). The event’s theme “Science for the People: Enabling Technologies for S...   read full story

DOST-7 to celebrate this year’s RSTW in Siquijor
Posted: Wednesday, August 07, 2019
CEBU CITY, July 25 (PIA)--Siquijodnons will be treated to an exciting Science and Technology–related events as the Department of Science and Technology, Region 7 (DOST)-7 celebrates the 2019 Regional ...   read full story

Information Science now DOST SEI priority program
Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019
An Information Scientist is actually a new term for a librarian. To keep up with the lightning speed of information in the digital age, the University of San Carlos is offering a streamlined version o...   read full story

DOST enhances deaf-mutes’ work skills in tie-dye training
Posted: Thursday, July 18, 2019
CORTES, Bohol, July 13, (PIA)--Deaf people can do anything hearing people can, except hear. The Department of Science and Technology Provincial Science and Technology Center in Bohol (DOST-PSTC) has ...   read full story

Public elem schools in Dgte benefit from e-classroom upgrading
Posted: Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Photo op during the launching of ICT upgrading system led by DOST Regional Director Richard Burgos (center) together with partners: (l-r, seated) Provincial Adminstrator Dr. Henry Sojor, Don R...   read full story