DOST 12 deploys 86 early warning devices in SOCCSKSARGEN Region (PIA)

By D.E. Doguiles (PIA 12 with report from DOST 12) This article was originally published by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) on November 23, 2016. KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Nov. 23 (PIA) — Since 2012, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has deployed 86 hydro-meteorological (hydromet) devices in the SOCCSKSARGEN Region These consist of 56 automated rain…

DOST encourages use of science-based tools in disaster management (PIA)

By Andrew Doga-ong This article was originally published by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) on October 06, 2016. BONTOC, Mountain Province, Oct.6 (DOST) – – Disaster managers of the various local government units (LGU) here are advised to use science-based tools to enhance their disaster prevention and mitigation programs. DOST personnel gave the recommendation after conducting a Training…

ClimateX wins at the PCIEERD Outstanding R&D Awards 2015

The Philippine Council for Industry, Energy, and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) awarded pioneering Project NOAH component ClimateX at the PCIEERD Outstanding R&D Awards 2015. The competition was open to all Filipino scientists, researchers, and engineers from universities and colleges, R&D institutions, and private industries doing R&D work in the categories of 1) Industrial…

DOST to produce 3D map of flood-prone areas in Cotabato, Maguindanao (PIA)

BY: DANILO E. DOGUILES KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, July 25 (PIA) — Maguindanao province and Cotabato City are currently undergoing aerial survey for the production of a three-dimensional map that would identify flood and other natural hazard-prone areas. Dr. Zenaida Hadji Raof-Laidan, regional director of the Department of Science and Technology 12 said the project,…

DOST Project Noah and Dream Thumbs Up TV Feature

  Published on Aug 3, 2013 Segment Airing: August 3, 2013 DOST Project Noah, Dream Project and Moses Tablet Hosted by Dr. Carl Balita Interview with: Engr. Mario Montejo, DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Pena, DOST Undersecretary for Scientific and Technical Services Raymund Liboro, DOST Assistant Secretary Dr. Eric Paringit, Program Leader, Dream Program Video…