Melody Joy J Cosep

Melody Joy J. Cosep is a Juris Doctor who obtained her Bachelor of Laws (LLB/JD) degree at the Mindanao State University College of Law. Her pre-law degree is Bachelor of Arts in English Major in Literature and Linguistics. She currently works as a full-time staff writer at the Provincial Governor's Office - Information and Communication Division, Provincial Government of South Cotabato, and a part-time legal researcher at the House of Representatives - 18th Congress of the Philippines.

Measles Immunization in SoCot to Kick Off

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) of South Cotabato will conduct its “Ligtas Tigdas” Measles-Rubella Supplemental Immunization Activity (MR SIA) from October 26 to November 25, 2020 in designated places in the province. In a press conference on October 13, 2020 by the IPHO represented by the National Immunization Program …

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SoCot Officials, DOH Officials Settle UVCH-SGH Transition

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Technical Working Group (TWG) for the Formulation of UVCH-SGH Transition Plan conducted its second meeting to implement the Transition Plan for 2020-2022 on October 6-7, 2020, at The Farm, Carpenter Hill, City of Koronadal. The committee, headed by the Center for Health Development (CHD) Director, is composed of the …

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DTI SoCot Launches Consumer Rights Campaign

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – In line with the celebration of the Consumer Welfare Month with the theme “Sustainable Consumer in the New Normal,” the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) South Cotabato conducted the Grand Launching of the Consumer Rights AVP dubbed as #PursigidoCampaign2020 on October 5, 2020. This project is in collaboration with …

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SoCot Distributes Relief Goods

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Provincial Government of South Cotabato (PGSC) kicked off its distribution of relief goods to the locked down puroks and barangays in the City of Koronadal on September 28, 2020. This was in response to the urgent need of the affected residents of the city after the Local Government Unit (LGU) …

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Two Siargao Towns to Implement the SC-CCTS

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The municipalities of Del Carmen and Pilar in the world-renowned Siargao Islands have signified their intention to borrow and implement the South Cotabato COVID-19 Contact Tracing System (SC-CCTS). In an e-mail dated September 18, 2020, Del Carmen Vice Mayor Alfredo M. Coro II conveyed that while they have yet to …

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TIMELINE: The UVCH, now the SGH

This is a timeline of the real and actual narration of events as regards the establishment of the SGH/UVCH, which is currently being utilized as the South Cotabato COVID-19 Hospital/Facility. This timeline is based on the laws, resolutions, ordinances, implementing rules and regulations, memoranda, administrative orders, and other legal and public documents executed for this …

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Mayor Vico Sotto Commends Governor Tamayo

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – Pasig City Mayor Victor Ma. Regis “Vico” N. Sotto commended South Cotabato Provincial Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr. during the launching of the Provincial Freedom of Information (FOI) and Integrated Provincial Online Database (iPOD) on September 25, 2020, through a Zoom Session (online meeting). The Webitaktakan sa Probinsya on Localizing the …

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South Cotabato: Compliant with DBM Requirements

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – South Cotabato is one (1) of the seven (7) Mindanao provinces that have complied with the requirement of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to post on their websites how they spent the millions of pesos given them under the Bayanihan Grant for Cities and Municipalities (BGCM) and Bayanihan …

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Bacolod City to Adopt SC-CCTS

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Bacolod City Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Task Force members unanimously agreed to adopt the South Cotabato COVID-19 Contact Tracing System (SC-CCTS), as announced during their regular meeting on September 22, 2020 at the New Government Center, Bacolod City. The meeting was led by Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) Visayas Chief …

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SoCot to Present SC-CCTS at the UN

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – The Provincial Government of South Cotabato (PGSC) headed by Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo, Jr is presenting the South Cotabato COVID-19 Contact Tracing System (SC-CCTS) before the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Leaders’ Summit on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on September 24, 2020. In an e-mail dated …

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