1 week P6.5-B SAP savings realigned to another assistance fund MB
President Duterte’s economic managers have decided to realign P6.5 billion of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s P10-billion so-called “savings” from  Social Amelioration Program (SAP) to boost the government’s Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situations (AICS) program. Negros Oriental 1st District Rep. Jocelyn Sy Limkaichong Negros Oriental 1st District Rep. Jocelyn Sy Limkaichong, vice chairperson of the House Committee on Appropriations, disclosed this during the House of Representatives’  four-hour long deliberations on the DSWD’s proposed P171.22 billion budget for 2021. “’Yung sinasabi na P10 billion savings, a portion of that has been disbursed, naibigay na. Ang naiwan na ... more