PSA-Caraga to hold Regl Data Dissemination Forum on 2013 NDHS in Butuan
BUTUAN CITY, Oct. 22 (PIA) – The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Caraga will be holding the Regional Data Dissemination Forum on 2013 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) on October 29, 2014 at Luciana Convention Center, this city. “The objective of this forum is to raise the awareness of the stakeholders and data users on the importance of the survey data especially in the formulation of plans, policies and programs,” disclosed PSA-Caraga interim regional director Rosalinda Celeste-Apura. Apura added that said forum will be participated by the government agencies, civil societies/non-government organizations, women’s group, academe, media and the local government units. The 2013 NDHS covered topics on fertility, maternal and child health, marriage and sexual behavior, health facility utilization and financing, and women’s status and empowerment. (JPG/PIA-Caraga)

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OFWs Participants
Engr. Zaldy Deronia
DOST Caraga ARD Ric Varela
DENR RD Nonito Tamayo
Butuan City Mayor Ferdinand Amante, Jr.