MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has no problem with including birth control use in adolescent-age students’ curriculum as long as it will only be integrated into an existing course or subject.
“If the addition is just to integrate it that will be an easier thing to do,” CHED chair Prospero De Vera said in an online Palace briefing.
“Mas mahirap iyan if you have a separate subject because the number of units and the curriculum in general education has already been decided and is already being implemented,” he also said.
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