The Basic Educational Facilities Fund (BEFF) is an annual budget of the Department for its School Building Program, which covers the improvement and maintenance of school facilities.
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Gender-Responsive Basic Education Policy in line with its Gender and Development (GAD) mandate as stipulated in the 1987 Philippine Constitution, Republic Act (RA) No. 9710 or the Magna Carta of Women (MCW), RA 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, and the Philippines’ International Human Rights Commitments to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), and the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) among others.
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation and Monitoring of FY 2016 Bottom-Up Budgeting (BUB) Projects which aims to set standards on the implementation of FY 2016 BUB Projects by Local Government Units (LGUs) and provide guidance to all DepEd Regional Offices (ROs) and Schools Division Offices (SDOs) for monitoring and reporting of said projects.
Mandated to provide an enhanced learning environment and resources which would benefit children and youth in public schools, the Department of Education (DepEd), through its Adopt-a-School Program (ASP), is continuously engaged in obtaining the support from various entities, ensuring that such support contributes to expanding access to quality education.
To establish accurate and reliable registries of learners and schools which will ensure availability of data and information needed for planning and budgeting, allocation of resources and setting operational targets to provide access to compete quality basic education, the Department of Education (DepEd) has implemented the Enhanced Basic Education Information System (EBEIS) and Learner Information System (LIS).
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation of Bottom-Up Budgeting (BuB) Projects which aims to establish a common understanding of all stakeholders on the implementation and management of BuB projects. This is also pursuant to the provisions cited in Joint Memorandum Circular No. 6 of DBM-DILG-DSWD-NAPC entitled Policy Guidelines and Procedures in the Implementation of the Bottom-Up-Budgeting Programs dated February 27, 2015.