Statement on Senator Risa Hontiveros’ claim on the P7-billion “questionable releases” under CHED

We take seriously the allegations raised by Senator Risa Hontiveros that CHED-UniFAST has nearly P7-Billion “questionable releases” for the implementation of its programs. The alleged “questionable releases” have been answered squarely by CHED-UNIFAST in its reply to the COA while observations (e.g. inefficient billing) requiring action from CHED-UniFAST have been corrected as these allegations stem continue reading : Statement on Senator Risa Hontiveros’ claim on the P7-billion “questionable releases” under CHED

CHED supports PBBM’s prioritization of healthcare system, building of specialty hospitals in regions

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) fully supports President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr.’s initiative to strengthen the healthcare system capacity, and to build more specialty hospitals in other parts of the country, which he mentioned during his first state of the nation address (SONA). One of the cornerstones of a strong healthcare system is the continue reading : CHED supports PBBM’s prioritization of healthcare system, building of specialty hospitals in regions

Statement on the Shooting Incident in Ateneo de Manila University

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is deeply saddened by the horrific school shooting that occurred today at Ateneo de Manila University in Quezon City. In addition to the tragic loss of lives, such events lead to post-traumatic distress among victims and to those who have witnessed these. I personally know Former Lamitan City Mayor continue reading : Statement on the Shooting Incident in Ateneo de Manila University

CHED awards Outstanding HEIs for the COVID-19 Vaccination Program

            In recognition of the efforts and hard work of its partner higher education institutions (HEIs), the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) awarded sixteen (16) Outstanding HEIs for their COVID-19 Vaccination Program. The outstanding HEIs have very high vaccination rates of at least 95% of the total number of HEI continue reading : CHED awards Outstanding HEIs for the COVID-19 Vaccination Program

DBM lauds CHED’s physical, financial and income performance

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) not only met but exceeded its physical targets for 2021, with some indicators recording notably high accomplishment rates for the period of January to December 2021. This is the evaluation of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) after completing the review of CHED’s performance, particularly agency utilization of continue reading : DBM lauds CHED’s physical, financial and income performance