2 weeks Bong Go: Support housing devt bill for poor Manilatimes
CITING the need to eradicate homelessness in the country, Sen. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go called for renewed support for a bill he filed, which aims to provide continuous funding support for a large-scale, pro-poor housing program in the country. Senate Bill (SB) 203 or the “National Housing Development, Production and Financing (NHDPF) Act of 2019” aims to institutionalize a program to address the housing needs of Filipinos by generating and mobilizing sustainable funds for housing and encouraging public and private sector participation. The Senate Committee on Urban Planning, Housing and Resettlement has conducted its first committee hearing on the proposed ... more