POPCOM calls for prevention, social protection measures as more Filipino minors get pregnant

The latest civil-registry statistics for 2019 from the Philippine Statistics Authority revealed that births among girls ages 15 years old and below have gone up by 7%, compared to 2018. This is the ninth year since 2011 that this figure has continued to rise, the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) warned. The government agency continue reading : POPCOM calls for prevention, social protection measures as more Filipino minors get pregnant