Four isolated provinces in Mindanao surveyed by PRIMEX assessment team for DOH project
Jan24

Four isolated provinces in Mindanao surveyed by PRIMEX assessment team for DOH project

  Helen Keller, International  engaged PRIMEX to evaluate and assess two strategies used by the Department of Health (DOH) to improve health service delivery in the Autonomous Region for Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). Mr. Henry Briones, Team Leader and Public Health Evaluation Specialist, headed the field survey for the Reaching Every Barangay (REB) and Midwife for Every Community in ARMM (MECA) strategies in four provinces and one...

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IP and women leaders from Bukidnon to join business planning workshop
Jan24

IP and women leaders from Bukidnon to join business planning workshop

Forty-four participants from the National Commission on Indigenous People, women and IP leaders, Municipal Agricultural Office, Bukidnon Environment and Natural Resource Office (BENRO) and the Department of Trade and Industry have been invited to attend the training-workshop on preparing simplified business plans for livelihood micro-enterprises from 29 Jan to 2 Feb 2013 at Haus Malibu in Malaybalay, Bukidnon. Dr. Rafael Creencia...

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Inception workshop kicks off three PRIMEX projects on HIV/AIDS
Nov05

Inception workshop kicks off three PRIMEX projects on HIV/AIDS

PRIMEX continues to carve its mark in the health sector with three HIV-related projects currently being implemented for the Philippine Department of Health. An inception workshop for (i) Accelerating Community-based HIV Drug Abuse Health Service Models in Zamboanga and General Santos Cities, (ii) Review of Guidelines on Sexually Transmitted Infections, and (iii) Development of Target-Specific Training Manual on HIV Counseling and...

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PRIMEX staff member to develop water supply and sanitation handbook for ADB

Ms. Lourdes Margarita Caballero, PRIMEX Senior Technical Services Assistant, has been engaged by ADB, through PRIMEX, to prepare a publication entitled, Water Supply and Sanitation – A Handbook for Southeast Asia, for the Southeast Asia Regional Department (SERD). The publication will provide a sound basis for ADB’s policy for supporting and lending for water supply and sanitation projects in Southeast Asia. It will also compile...

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DOH HIV Project will help in strengthening the advocacy of Local AIDS Council in General Santos
Nov01

DOH HIV Project will help in strengthening the advocacy of Local AIDS Council in General Santos

  Dr. Jose Sescon, PRIMEX lead-consultant for the DOH HIV project, Accelerating Community-Based HIV Drug Abuse Health Service Models in Zamboanga and General Santos Cities (REI-CS-GOP-2010-31), initiated the campaign against HIV epidemic in General Santos by informing stakeholders about the project during the 112th regular session of the Sanggunian on 30 October 2012. Dr. Sescon, through a presentation during the privilege hour...

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