WOMEN VOLUNTEERS.  [from left] Ruth Castino and Mercy Casia, Kalahi-CIDSS volunteers assist in the construction of a Php 921,650.00 one unit classroom building in Barangay Olaycon, Monkayo, Compostela Valley through the Kapit Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan- Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Services (Kalahi-CIDSS).

Kalahi-CIDSS is a community-driven development initiative of the Philippine Government that aims to empower communities through sustainable development and poverty alleviation projects. It also promotes equal access and active participation of both men and women in decision making within the opportunities provided by the program. (DSWD)