GK Illionois community receives CWF

The distribution of Ceramics Water Filters (CWF) to 40 households of Gawad Kalinga SFC Illinois community in Malasin, Dupax del Norte, Nueva Vizcaya was witnessed and participated by six practicum students from France on May 5, 2017. This GK community is a recipient of Community Empowerment for S&T (CEST) program of DOST 02 focused on health specially the need for drinking water . Fund for the purchase of the units […]


DOST R02 Engages CEST Program in Alfonso Castaneda

  May 04, 2017 – A check  amounting Php 150,000.00 was awarded to Alfonso Castaneda Coco Producers Cooperative by Provincial Director Engr. Jonathan R. Nuestro at Lub-lub, Alfonso Castaneda, Nueva Vizcaya in the presence of its officers and members.  The assistance is under DOST R02 Community Empowerment through Science and Technology (CEST) Program which aims to sustain and develop the livelihood of the cooperative through the purchase of additional production equipment, enhancement of packaging and labeling, […]



The Department of Science and Technology R02, represented by Engr. Jonathan R. Nuestro, Provincial Director, awarded 100K pesos to Yangiran Farmers Association through the Local Government Unit of Baliling, Sta. Fe, Nueva Vizcaya represented by the Barangay Captain, Hon. Victor A. Aganon on May  3, 2017.  The awarding of the cheque was held at one of the association-beneficiary member’s residence in Baliling. “Ito po ay tulong ng gobyerno” said by […]