The National Anti-Poverty Commission under the leadership of Lead Convenor Sec. Liza Maza identifies the ten basic needs such as food and land reform, water, shelter, work and national industrialization, healthcare, education, social protection, healthy environment, peace, and people’s participation.
Kilos SAMBAYANAN is a call for convergence and a commitment among all sectors of society to address poverty across its many dimensions and represents the ultimate measuring stick of the impact of government programs on the lives of the poor.
The campaign is a collaboration of the National Anti-Poverty Commission along with the Philippine Information Authority, Presidential Communications Operations Office, and member agencies under the Human Development and Poverty Reduction Cluster such as the Department of Social Welfare and Development, Department of Agriculture, Department of Agrarian Reform, Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Department of Education, Department of Health, Department of Labor and Employment, Department of Budget and Management, Department of the Interior and Local Government, Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council, and Commission on Higher Education.
The press launch program includes forum, performances, audio-visual presentations of government services for the poor, information kiosks, and medical-dental services.
For inquiries, contact NAPC Communications and Public Relations Committee at 423-4018 / email firstname.lastname@example.org.