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    Press Releases

    • VP Leni Robredo on Mayor Espinosa

      Posted in Press Releases on Nov 07, 2016

      7 November 2016 We extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of the late Albuerra, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa. May God be with you in these trying times. In light of this, we are alarmed by the recent events that led to the death of Mayor Espinosa. Given the peculiar context, this killing raises a

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    • Leni: Lots for 3k Informal Settler Families Approved

      Posted in Press Releases on Nov 04, 2016

      4 November 2016 2,925 informal settler families (ISFs) in 20 housing sites nationwide will soon enjoy the benefits of home ownership following the approval of their housing loan application under Social Housing Finance Corporation’s (SHFC) Community Mortgage Program (CMP) and High Density Housing Program (HDH). The housing projects, equivalent to P271.80 million, were approved during

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    • Leni Signs MOA with BIR, NHA to Accelerate Building of Yolanda Housing

      Posted in Press Releases on Nov 04, 2016

      4 November 2016 With more than 1.5 million informal settler families (ISFs) and 108,000 families in Yolanda-stricken areas still in need of socialized housing, Vice President and Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council Chairperson signs a tripartite deal with the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and the National Housing Authority (NHA) aimed to fast track

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    • Leni: Innovative Solutions to Address Housing Affordability

      Posted in Press Releases on Nov 02, 2016

      HUDCC Press Release 2 November 2016 The Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) is pushing for ‘innovative solutions’ to address housing affordability, which remains a challenge to many Filipino families. The affordability of housing has been adversely affected by out-of-control urbanization and unplanned urban sprawl where demand for residential lands far outstrips the available

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    • VP Leni and Yellow Boat of Hope to Build Dorms for Mindanao Students

      Posted in Press Releases on Oct 25, 2016

      Angat Buhay Press Release 25 October 2016 Children from remote areas in Mindanao do not need to walk for hours just to go to school. During the Office of the Vice President’s Angat Buhay: Partnerships Against Poverty Summit last October 10, the Yellow Boat of Hope Foundation (YBH) pledged to build two Yellow Dorms of

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