LISTAHANAN 2. World Bank Senior Economist on Social Protection and Labor Pablo A. Acosta and National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Regional Director Maria Lourdes D. Lim [second from left] receive a Plaque of Appreciation as resource persons during the Listahanan 2 database launch. Presenting the plaque are [from left] DSWD Assistant Regional Director for Administration Ma. Vilia L. Vigil, DSWD Undersecretary Florita R. Villar and DSWD Assistant Regional Director for Operations Rebecca A. Santamaria.

NEDA supports DSWD in advocating the usage of Listahanan to other partner agencies and stakeholders while World Bank is an active partner of DSWD that recognizes the Philippines as leading a “good practice” for a growing number of countries that maximize the impact of public funds, ensuring that the poor and vulnerable benefit from government programs and services. (DSWD)