LOOK: Guidelines for ECQ ‘ayuda’ payout in Metro Manila already signed

Published August 8, 2021, 3:24 PM

by Charissa Luci-Atienza 

(Photo from DSWD)

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) released on Sunday, Aug. 8, a photo showing that Joint Memorandum Circular No. 3 or the guidelines for the implementation of financial assistance in the National Capital Region (NCR) has already been signed.

The DSWD said the JMC No. 3, series of 2021 was signed on Saturday, Aug. 7.

Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Ano, DSWD Secretary Rolando Joselito Bautista, and Department of National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana signed the JMC No. 3.

Related story: https://mb.com.ph/2021/08/07/ayuda-distribution-guidelines-for-ncr-ecq-set-maybe-out-next-week/

The DSWD had vowed to keep an eye on the distribution of P10.894-billion worth of financial assistance to low-income individuals and households affected by the reimposition of enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in the NCR.

DSWD spokesperson Irene Dumlao said they will closely coordinate with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) in monitoring the implementation of the financial aid.