Transparency Seal

Transparency seal

A pearl buried inside a tightly-shut shell is practically worthless. Government information is a pearl, meant to be shared with the public in order to maximize its inherent value.

The Transparency Seal, depicted by a pearl shining out of an open shell, is a symbol of a policy shift towards openness in access to government information. On the one hand, it hopes to inspire Filipinos in the civil service to be more open to citizen engagement; on the other, to invite the Filipino citizenry to exercise their right to participate in governance.

This initiative is envisioned as a step in the right direction towards solidifying the position of the Philippines as the Pearl of the Orient – a shining example for democratic virtue in the region.

Source: Section 7.0, National Budget Circular No. 542, August 29, 2012.

 

Mission

The Department of Social Welfare and Development envisions all Filipinos free from hunger and poverty, have equal access to opportunities, enabled by a fair, just, and peaceful society.

Vision

To lead in the formulation, implementation, and coordination of social welfare and development policies and programs for and with the poor, vulnerable, and disadvantaged.

Core Values and DSWD Brand 

“DSWD May Malasakit”

  • Maagap at Mapagkalingang Serbisyo
  • Serbisyong Walang Puwang sa Katiwalian
  • Patas na Pagtrato sa Komunidad

 

Organizational Outcomes

  1. Well-being of poor families improved
  2. Rights of poor and vulnerable sectors promoted and protected
  3. Immediate relief and early recovery of disaster victims/survivors ensured
  4. Continuing compliance of social welfare and development (SWD) agencies to standards in the delivery of social welfare services ensured
  5. Delivery of social welfare and development (SWD) programs by local government units (LGUs), through local social welfare and development offices (LSWDOs), improved

 

Our Organizational Chart

Administrative Order No. 01 Series of 2018 Functional Structure of DSWD Field Offices

OO 1 – Well Being of poor Families Improved (Pantawid, SLP, KC)
OO 2 – Rights of the Poor and Vulnerable Sectors promoted and protected (Provision of center-based clients; SFP; Recovery and Integration Program for Trafficked Persons; Social Pension for Indigent Senior Citizens; Tax Reform Cash Program (UCT); E-AICS)
OO 3 – Immediate Relief and Early Recovery of Disaster Victims / Survivors Ensured
OO 4 – Continuing compliance of social welfare and development Agencies to Standards in the delivery of Social Welfare Services ensured
OO 5 – Delivery of social welfare and development (SWD) programs by Local Government Units (LGUs), through local social welfare and Development Offices (LSWDOs), improved
 
AO 1 s. of 2018 is the basis for the functional structures in DSWD FIeld Offices.

 

Statistical Reports/ Major Final Output / Organizational Outcomes

 

NARRATIVE REPORTS

 PROCUREMENT

FINANCE

 

Area-Based Standards Network (ABSNET)

 

Center / Residential (DSWD & LGU Managed)

 

Certificate of Compliance/ PhilGEPS – BIDs and Awards

 

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