Development of new products with DOST innovation center
THE Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in Davao Region expects the newly established Food Processing Innovation Center (FPIC) to produce 250 new products every year.
DOST-Davao Director Dr. Anthony Sales told Sun.Star Davao Tuesday they will prioritize the development of new products from durian, pomelo, banana, coconut, vegetables, and dairy.
DOST chief orders full integration of Project Noah to Pagasa
http://newsbytes.ph Department of Science and Technology (DOST) secretary Mario G. Montejo recently said he has ordered the full integration of Project Noah (Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards) to the state weather bureau Pagasa.
PH’S FIRST OFFLINE DIGITAL LIBRARY HELPS REBUILD E. VISAYAS AFTER YOLANDA & RUBY
Yolanda may have ravaged Region 8 in 2013, and Ruby destroyed in 2014 what was rebuilt from the spoils, but the local’s thirst for knowledge can not be crushed. The biggest proof of this is the additional five units of STARBOOKS or Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated Kiosk Station turned over at Southern Leyte State University (SLSU) in Sogod, Southern Leyte to be deployed in Bontoc, San Juan, Hinunangan, and Tomas Oppus, all in Southern Leyte.
DOST-SETUP makes Davao firm juice up on profits
In 2012, Tagum Golden Foods was able to acquire a hydraulic press machine (in photo, left) and products after receiving assistance from Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in the form of P 222,400.00 under the Small Enterprise Upgrading Program (SETUP).
Lumad Health Summit to be Held In Davao City
DAVAO CITY -- The first Health of the Lumad Summit, with the theme “Sustainable Health and Research Engagement (SHARE) with the Lumads”, will be held here in Davao City on November 19-20, 2014 at the Brokenshire Resort and Convention Center in Madapo Hills. The summit is organized by the six Regional Health Research and Development Consortia (RHRDCs) in Mindanao led by RHRDC-XI, in cooperation with the Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) and the Philippine Institute of Traditional and Alternative Health Care (PITAHC).