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  • CHO urges Dabawenyos anew to avail of monthly free NSV

    The City Health Office (CHO), through the City Population Division, once again encouraged Dabawenyos to avail of their free No-Scalpel Vasectomy (NSV) services as an alternative family planning method. Every last Friday of the month, the City Population Office offers a free NSV service at the Buhangin Vasectomy Center. NSV is a non-invasive family planning…

  • 30 Mutya candidates showcase talents

    The 30 Mutya candidates, who were able to share their advocacies during the second event of the 2024 Mutya ng Dabaw Competition last February 17, will face each other with their talent showcase on March 5. Davao City Tourism and Operations Office Head Jennifer Romero said that the Talent Competition will be the third to…

  • Davao City creates committees for 2024 DAVRAA hosting

    The City Government of Davao, through Executive Order No. 4, Series of 2024, has created various committees for the hosting of the 2024 Davao Regional Athletics Association (Davraa) Meet in Davao City, its compositions and functions. The EO reads that Davao City has been officially awarded the hosting of the 2024 Davao Regional Athletics Association…

  • Agri inputs warehouse, lab open in Malagos

    The City Government of Davao, through the City Agriculturist’s Office (CAgrO), on Tuesday inaugurated its new storage facility and a Bio N Laboratory in Barangay Malagos, Baguio District. Two multi-purpose vehicles were also turned over to the office on Tuesday’s facility blessing and opening ceremony. The P7-million storage facility will hold reserves of agri inputs…

  • CSWDO starts aid to nearby provinces, to continue until March

    The City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) has started the delivery of relief goods for itsdisaster-hit neighboring towns. CSWDO Head Julie P. Dayaday, in an interview with Madayaw Dabaw on Tuesday, said that the city government started providing relief goods to neighboring areas last week. She said they finished the distribution for the disaster-hit…

  • CCD to offer ROTC starting August

    The City College of Davao (CCD) will begin offering the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) to its students in August. This was announced after the CCD signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the 11th Regional Community Defense Group (11RCDG) at the CCD temporary campus in Catalunan Pequeño on February 16. CCD President Wenefredo Cagape…

  • CTOO releases Araw ng Dabaw 2024 schedule of activities

    The City Government of Davao, through the City Tourism Operations Office (CTOO), released the official calendar of activities for the 87th Araw ng Dabaw celebration. Jennifer Romero, Officer-in-Charge of the CTOO, said in an interview with the Madayaw Program over the city-owned Davao City Disaster Radio (DCDR) on Monday that there are back-to-back activities lined…

  • Davao City sends off psychosocial teams to Davao de Oro town

    Davao City, through the City Social Welfare and Development Office, sent 14 social workers, psychologists, and professionals to augment the psychosocial support and psychological first aid for disaster-hit families in Maco, Davao de Oro on Monday. “Nag-coordinate ta sa atoang counterparts sa province sa Davao de Oro and isa sa gi-express nila nga kinahanglan gyud…

  • Local gov’t agencies conduct joint clearing operations

    Several local government agencies in the city conducted a joint road clearing operation in Barangay 31-D, where several stalls, potted plants, parked tricycles, trisikad units, and other objects obstructing the streets were confiscated or impounded. The clearing operation was conducted to remove objects blocking the streets and causing traffic, accidents, and delays in disaster response.…