This website adopts the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) as the accessibility standard for all its related web development and services. WCAG 2.0 is also an international standard, ISO 40500. This certifies it as a stable and referenceable technical standard.

WCAG 2.0 contains 12 guidelines organized under 4 principles: Perceivable, Operable, Understandable, and Robust (POUR for short). There are testable success criteria for each guideline. Compliance to these criteria is measured in three levels: A, AA, or AAA. A guide to understanding and implementing Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 is available at: https://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/

Accessibility Features

Shortcut Keys Combination Activation Combination keys used for each browser.

  • Chrome for Linux press (Alt+Shift+shortcut_key)
  • Chrome for Windows press (Alt+shortcut_key)
  • For Firefox press (Alt+Shift+shortcut_key)
  • For Internet Explorer press (Alt+Shift+shortcut_key) then press (enter)
  • On Mac OS press (Ctrl+Opt+shortcut_key)
  • Accessibility Statement (Combination + 0): Statement page that will show the available accessibility keys.
  • Home Page (Combination + H): Accessibility key for redirecting to homepage.
  • Main Content (Combination + R): Shortcut for viewing the content section of the current page.
  • FAQ (Combination + Q): Shortcut for FAQ page.
  • Contact (Combination + C): Shortcut for contact page or form inquiries.
  • Feedback (Combination + K): Shortcut for feedback page.
  • Site Map (Combination + M): Shortcut for site map (footer agency) section of the page.
  • Search (Combination + S): Shortcut for search page.
  • Click anywhere outside the dialog box to close this dialog box.

    OVP Mandate, Core Functions, Mission, Vision, and Quality Policy

    OVP Mandate

    As the second highest office in the land committed to the service of the nation, the Office of the Vice President performs executive, ceremonial, and advocacy functions, collaborating with stakeholders and organizations in both the public and private sectors, to develop and promote programs that uplift the lives of the Filipino people.

     

    Mission

    To deliver efficient, accessible, and responsive public services and programs for the good of all Filipinos.

     

    Vision

    To reach, serve, and create lasting impact on the lives of the Filipino people.

     

    Quality Policy

    We are committed to exemplary public service as we –

    • Ensure that programs are responsive to the needs of the marginalized,

    • Maintain integrity in our systems of check and balances through risk-based approaches to the development of our policies and programs in compliance with applicable legal requirements, and

    • Engage everyone’s commitment to cultivating a high-performing culture through teamwork.

     

     

    Core Values

    Resilience - "we respond quickly to issues as they arise and transform problems into solutions to ensure the long-term sustainability of the office's work."

    Integrity - "we act driven by honesty and accountability, meeting our commitments and serving without discrimination."

    Diligence - "we work with discipline and efficiency, taking responsibility and ownership of our aspirations for our country."

    Excellence - "we strive to improve ourselves and thus the quality of services and programs we deliver to our indigents, ensuring they have a better quality of life overall."