Latest S&T News in REGION 7

DOST holds first ever STARBOOKS Convention in Tacloban
Posted: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Central Visayas delegates with Dir. Richard Burgos of DOST-STII DOST VII STARBOOKS Deployment Officers and stakeholders with Hillary Diane Andales STARBOOKS beneficiaries from Central and Western Visayas STARBOOKS beneficiaries from Eastern Visayas The Department of Science and Technology-Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) in cooperation with DOST Regional Offices (VI, VII & VIII) in the Visayas Cluster held the first ever STARBOOKS convention at the Oriental Leyte Hotel, Palo, Leyte on August 2-3, 2018. STARBOOKS is short for Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated KioskS, the first Philippine S&T digital library, is a standalone information source designed to bring S&T information to the grassroots. It aims to prov...   read full story

DOST-FNRI conducts training on Nutrition Educator's Kit (NEK) among day care workers, a tool in helping change the mindsets of young children
Posted: Friday, August 31, 2018
The Department of Science and Technology-Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) in partnership with the Department of Social Welfare and Development-Regional Office No. VII conducted the 1st Trainers' Training on Nutrition Educator's Kit and Meal Management on May 22-23, 2018 for Batch 1 and May 24-25, 2018 for Batch 2', respectively at Golden Prince Hotel, Cebu City. The trainers' training aimed to (1) strengthen the capacities of the Supplementary Feeding Program (SFP) and Local Government Unit (LGU) implementers in delivering services DOST-FNRI conducts training on Nutrition Educator's Kit (NEK) among day care workers, a tool in helping change the mindsets of young children in context to nutrition education; (2) equip the participants with the knowledge and skills on how t...   read full story

BigMo adoptor in Bayawan wins DOST-FNRI award
Posted: Tuesday, August 28, 2018
NABEFA receives ceremonial check from DOST-FNRI Officials for winning the KABALIKAT innovation award Jill Marie Dela Cruz – NABEFA plant manager, delivers her message after receiving the Innovati...   read full story

DOST Cebu Empowers Boljoon Coop through Household Care Products Technology
Posted: Sunday, August 19, 2018
DOST Cebu provides technology training on August 9-11, 2018 for the production of household care products to Boljoon Paglaum Consumers Cooperative in Brgy Arbor, Boljoon, Cebu. The members of the coop...   read full story

DOST NEGOR AIMS FOR "SMARTER SCHOOLS" IN DGTE CITY
Posted: Saturday, August 18, 2018
DOST NegOr PSTD Atty. Gilbert R. Arbon (Center) in blue shirt and DOST 7 ARD Engr. Jesus F. Zamora, Jr. (in white polo holding the keyboard) with DepED Dumaguete City Division Schools Division Super...   read full story

DOST TURNS OVER CASSAVA PROCESSING FACILITY TO COOP
Posted: Friday, August 17, 2018
CAPTION: LONGER SHELF LIFE. With a new processing facility, makers of cassava flour and chips aim to extend the shelf life of their products. (PHOTO FROM DOST-CEBU FACEBOOK PAGE ) A COMMUNITY-based...   read full story

NegOr gets a glimpse of Industry 4.0, DX thru symposium
Posted: Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Some of the participants of the Symposium on Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation (DX).  The resource persons while holding their plaques of appreciation is joined by DOST Negros Orie...   read full story

DOST Negros Oriental strengthens farmers, stakeholders thru Cacao Crop, Pest and Disease Management Training
Posted: Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Dumaguete City – Close to 40 participants from different parts of Negros Oriental province attended the 2-day training on cacao crop, pest and disease management. Students and teachers from the Colle...   read full story