DSWD-UM PARTNERSHIP.  The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) inks a Memorandum of Agreement with the University of Mindanao (UM) on Wednesday at UM Bolton Campus, Davao City. In photos are [L-R] Dr. Pedro San Jose, UM Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs; Dr. Guillermo Torres Jr, UM President; and Mercedita P. Jabagat, DSWD XI Regional Director.

The university’s partnership with the department aims to enhance the economic and social capital of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program beneficiaries through provision of extension programs of the university from September 2016 – May 2019. UM technical staffs will provide inputs during Family Development Sessions through their volunteer service engagement program. (DSWD)