Change is happening everyday. Everyday is a new day for a new Philippines.
Through the #50FirstDays campaign, this is a call to action for every Filipino to help the government implement more reforms and have hope that good things are coming for our country.
Every one is a partner for change.
50 First Days
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with multi-sectoral groups at the Osmeña Room of the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañang after he takes oath as the next President of the Republic of the Philippines.
meets with multi-sectoral groups
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte graces the opening night of the FIBA-Olympic Qualifying Tournament (OQT) by leading the ceremonial toss. The Philippines men's national basketball team for elite level international tournaments, Gilas Pilipinas, will face France at game one as both countries vied for a spot in The Road to Rio: 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
graces opening night of Olympic Qualifying Tournament
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte conducts an inspection of troops during the commemoration of the 69th Founding Anniversary of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) held at Clark Air Base in Pampanga.
inspects troops at Pampanga
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte leads the commemoration of the 69th Founding Anniversary of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) held at Clark Air Base in Pampanga. REY BANIQUET/PPD
at 69th Anniversary of Phil. Air Force, Pampanga
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte goes through security checks at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal II as he leaves Manila for Davao City. He takes a premium economy seat onboard Philippine Airlines Flight PR 1825.
goes through security checks at NAIA 2
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flies to Davao City onboard Philippine Airlines Flight PR 1825. He is expected to attend the Hariraya event which will be held at SM Lanang Premier on July 8.
onboard Philippine Airlines Flight PR 1825
President Rodrigo R. Duterte salutes to members of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) during his arrival at the Villamor Airbase in Manila on July 11. TOTO LOZANO/PPD
salutes to PAF members, Villamor Airbase
MINDANAO WON'T BE LEFT OUT. President Rodrigo R. Duterte tells guests of the Testimonial Dinner Reception organized by the San Beda Law Alumni Association at the Kalayaan Hall of Club Filipino in San Juan City, Manila onThursday, July 14, 2016 that one of the primary reasons that he ran for president is that no other candidate had a clear cut platform for Mindanao. TOTO LOZANO/PPD
confident in his clear cut platform for Mindanao
President Rodrigo R. Duterte greets cooks and waiters who prepared the meal during the fellowship dinner of Bedan Law alumni batches 71 and 72 at the Heroes Hall of the Malacañang Palace, evening of July 17, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD
greets cooks and waiters at Heroes Hall, Malacañang Palace
DUTERTE FIST. President Rodrigo R. Duterte and Bedans pose for a "Duterte fist" during a fellowship dinner of Bedan Law alumni batches 71 and 72 at the Heroes Hall of Malacañang Palace on July 17, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PND
Posing for a Duterte fist
President Rodrigo R. Duterte as well as athletes and coaches who will represent the country in Rio Olympics do the fist gesture as they pose during the Send-off Ceremony for the Philippines' delegation to the Rio Olympics 2016 at the Rizal Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Monday, July 18, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD
Send-off ceremony with Olympics athletes and coaches
President Rodrigo R. Duterte leads the distribution of goods to families affected by armed conflicts during his first visit in Isabela City, Basilan on Thursday afternoon, July 21, 2016. REY BANIQUET/PPD
distributes goods at Basilan
President Rodrigo R. Duterte visits a wounded soldier at Camp Navarro General Hospital in Zamboanga City on Thursday, July 22, 2016.President Duterte also presided a command conference at the Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom) headquarters. BENJAMIN BASUG/PPD
visits wounded at Zamboanga
President Rodrigo R. Duterte puts on his safety helmet and vest before inspecting the Buluan Biomass Power Plant yesterday in Barangay Poblacion, Buluan, Maguindanao. Assisting Duterte Green Earth Enersource Corporation Chair Lim Chan Look. KARL ALONZO/PPD
inspects Buluan Biomass Power Plant
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs the executive order on the Freedom of Information on Saturday, July 23, 2016. Witnessing the signing is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. SIMEON CELI/PPD
signs Freedom of Information
COMPASSIONATE PRESIDENT. President Rodrigo R. Duterte warns that he will not allow any hindrances to the programs that will uplift the lives of the Filipinos during his State of the Nation Address at the Gallery of the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City on Monday, July 25, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD
at the State of the Nation address
Militant groups meet with President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for a dialogue after delivering his first State of the Nation Address at the House of Representatives in Quezon City on July 25, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD
dialogue with militant groups after his SONA
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrives at the airstrip in Fort Ramon Magsaysay in Palayan City, Nueva Ecija on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD
arrives at Fort Ramon Magsaysay, Nueva Ecija
Four-year old Allih Hachaso gives President Rodrigo Roa Duterte a snappy salute as the latter talks to members of the Philippine National Police at the Southern Luzon Command Headquarters in Camp Guillermo Nakar, Lucena City on Thursday, July 28, 2016/TOTO LOZANO/PPD
at Camp Guillermo Nakar, Lucena City
President Rodrigo R. Duterte interacts with children before leaving Camp Morgia in Doña Andrea, Asuncion, Davao del Norte on Friday, July 29, 2016. RENE LUMAWAG/PPD
at Camp Morgia, Davao del Norte
President Rodrigo R. Duterte during his visit at Camp Morgia in Doña Andrea, Asuncion Davao del Norte on Friday, July 29, 2016, checks the injuries on one of the three Civilian Armed Force Geographical Unit (CAFGU) members who were hurt in an ambush perpetrated by the New People’s Army on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. RENE LUMAWAG/PPD
checks the injuries of recent ambush
President Rodrigo R. Duterte pins the sleeve insignia on one of the newly-promoted police officers during a ceremony at the President's Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Monday, August 1, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD
pins insignia on newly promoted officers
President Rodrigo R. Duterte, during his visit at the Heroes Ward of the Armed Forces of the Philippines Medical Center (AFPMC) in V. Luna Street, Barangay Piñahan, Quezon City on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, embraces Second Lieutenant Jerome Jacuba who broke down in tears after insisting that he still wants to be of service to the country despite losing his eyesight in combat. ROBINSON NIÑAL/PPD
at Heroes Ward of AFP Medical Center
President Rodrigo R. Duterte is mobbed by members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) after delivering his speech at the AFP Medical Center in V. Luna Street, Barangay Piñahan, Quezon City on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. ROBINSON NIÑAL/PPD
at AFP Medical Center, Quezon City
President Rodrigo R. Duterte along with members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) do the fist gesture after delivering his speech at the AFP Medical Center in V. Luna Street, Barangay Piñahan, Quezon City on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. ROBINSON NIÑAL/PPD
at AFP Medical Center, Quezon City
A total of 1,049 persons linked to illegal drugs have surrendered voluntarily during the first month of implementation of “Oplan Tokhang” in Makati from July 1 to 31...
The Department of Environment & Natural Resources (DENR) signed an agreement with other government agencies that aims to ensure full and strict implementation of vital laws and regulations on environmental protection...
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) posted significant accomplishments under the new administration in its campaign against illegal drugs, together with other law enforcement agencies.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has renewed its partnership with two service-oriented organizations for the rehabilitation of the Upper Marikina River Basin Protected Landscape (UMRBPL)...
The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) will open its training centers all over the country to help drug dependents and dealers get hooked on a different addiction -- skills training...
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is set to mobilize its city and municipal field officers across the county in organizing barangay-based volunteers to take the lead role in the anti-illegal drug campaign and ensure appropriate interventions are given to drug surrenderees...
With the serious traffic problem in Metro Manila, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his first State of the Nation Address (SONA) Monday afternoon at the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City, said the revival of the operation of the Pasig River Ferry Service System...
Interior and Local Government Secretary Ismael “Mike” D. Sueno said the government is mapping out plans for the rehabilitation and treatment of thousands of drug dependents nationwide, stressing that government is looking for resources to put up rehabilitation centers in key areas of the country...
The City Government of Muntinlupa City has established a one-stop-shop-after care program for drug surrenderees in the city...
The Quezon City government will be setting up a system for high-tech profiling of crimes and crime suspects, including drug dependents who voluntarily surrender to barangay and police authorities...
Interior and Local Government Secretary Ismael “Mike” D. Sueno has issued a stern warning to governors and mayors that they may be charged with neglect of duty if they failed to address the problem of illegal drugs in their areas within six months...
Stepping up the fight against illegal drugs, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) yesterday led the destruction of illegal and dangerous drugs at the Integrated Waste Management, Inc. (IWMI), Barangay Aguado in Trece Martirez City, Cavite...
The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) recently launched the Public Investment Program Online (PIPOL) system to improve the government planning, programming, budgeting, and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system...
A month after yielding to authorities, drug dependents in Tagum City were subjected to a Values Enhancement Program by the City Government of Tagum as part of the latter’s multi-level approach to help rehabilitate the drug dependents...
A total of 55, 613 self-confessed drug personalities from various parts of Northern Mindanao have voluntary surrendered to police and local authorities under the intensified anti-illegal drugs campaign of the Philippine National Police (PNP) dubbed Project ‘Tokhang’ (Knock & Plead) from July 1 to August 11, 2016...
What would you want to happen in the next 50 days?