Vice-President and Department of Education Sec. Sara Z. Duterte-Carpio leads the budget review of her agency the Office of the Secretary Conference Room, DepEd Main Office in Pasig City, on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
DepEd and its attached agencies received a P629. 8 billion budget for its National Expenditure Program for 2022, six percent (6%) higher than its P595 billion budget in 2021 to primarily support the expansion of safe face-to-face classes.
(Ieshua Jai-ren Asuncion/BENJAMIN CUARESMA/ai/mtvn)