OPPO facilitates Responsible Parenting and Family Planning in the Workplace seminar

Event Photo: OPPO facilitates Responsible Parenting and Family Planning in the Workplace seminar

In observance of Family Planning Month, the Office of the Provincial Population Officer (OPPO) facilitated a seminar on Responsible Parenting and Family Planning in the Workplace at the Ceremonial Hall of the Provincial Capitol Building in Trece Martires City on August 30, 2023.

The program was graced by participants from different offices of the Provincial Government, demonstrating a collective effort to address the significance of responsible parenthood and family planning in the workplace.

Cavite Vice Governor Athena Bryana D. Tolentino expressed her support for the initiative through Board Member Romel R. Enriquez.

The seminar commenced with discussions surrounding responsible parenthood, emphasizing different forms of love and effective communication within families by Ms. Christle T. Panganiban. Following the insightful session, Ms. Clarissa Matienzo, tackled topics on reproductive system, human fertility, and family planning methods.

Additionally, Mr. Dominic Carl G. Macalalag, introduced the FP Cavite Konek Facebook page, an online platform in partnership with the Department of Health (DOH), and Office of the Provincial Population Officer, which offer valuable information, resources, and support related to family planning methods, reproductive health, contraception, pregnancy, and related topics. The platform aims to empower individuals and families with the knowledge and tools to plan their families according to their preferences and circumstances.

Provincial Administrator for Community Affairs Alvin S. Mojica and DOLE representative, Ms. Angelique Yaun were also present at the event.