The Department of Science and Technology-Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) bagged the third place for the Agency Category of the Gender Mainstreaming Awards of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).

There are 150 junior high school students from the 21 member-schools of the Association of Science and Mathematics Educators of Philippine Private Schools (ASMEPPS) who learned something new about writing and producing broadcast reports on science topics with gender-sensitive content.

For more almost two years, the entire world has been battling against the COVID-19 pandemic. And through this, we have seen how most of the women have stepped up and led some of the impressive ground-breaking researchers into public health, vaccines, treatments, and innovative technology.