DWNH-FM 100.1 MHz
MiMaRoPa Region- Paluan, Occidental Mindoro
Paluan is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Occidental Mindoro. It is composed of 12 barangays.
The 2015 Census of Population conducted by the Philippine Statistics Authority reported that Paluan has a total population of 16,025 people. This population is distributed over 564.50 square kilometers of land.
Paluan is surrounded by rolling and steep mountain ranges including Mount Calavite with an altitude of 1,491 meters where the best panoramic view of Occidental Mindoro and nearby islands could be seen.
In 2017, Radyo Kapalayawan was established by the National Nutrition Council in partnership with the Municipal Government of Paluan under Phase V of the Nutriskwela Community Radio Network Program. “Kapalayawan” comes from a Mangyan (indigenous people) word for “love.”
During the time of its establishment, the prevalence of underweight among pre-school children was 12.46% and stunting was at 40.94%. As of 2018, the prevalence of underweight was at 13.13% and stunting was at 37.94% (Operation Timbang Plus, NNC).
DWNH- FM 100.1 RADYO KAPALAYAWAN is located at the Pamilihang Bayan ng Paluan, Occidental Mindoro. It began broadcasting on 17 November 2017. The radio station can be clearly heard in 10 out of 12 barangays of the municipality.
Station Personnel and Community Radio Council
Pamalihang Bayan ng Paluan, Occidental Mindoro