Secretary of Social Welfare and Development (Philippines)

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The Secretary of Social Welfare and Development (Filipino: Kalihim ng Kagalingang Panlipunan at Pagpapaunlad) is the Cabinet of the Philippines member in charge of the Department of Social Welfare and Development. The current Secretary is Corazon Soliman.

List of Secretaries of Social Welfare and Development[edit]

(*) Acting Capacity

# Name Term Began Term Ended President
Minister of Welfare
1 Gracio Gonzaga January 21, 1899 May 7, 1899 Emilio Aguinaldo
Secretary of Public Instruction, Health, and Public Welfare
2 Sergio Osmeña 1941 1944 Manuel Quezon
Secretary of Justice, Labor and Welfare
* Mariano A. Eraña 1944 1945 Sergio Osmeña
Secretary of Health and Public Welfare
3 Basilio Valdes 1945 1945 Sergio Osmeña
4 Jose Locsin 1945 1946
5 Antonio Villarama 1946 1953 Manuel Roxas
Elpidio Quirino
Minister of Human Settlements
6 Imelda Marcos 1978 1986 Ferdinand Marcos
Secretary of Social Welfare and Development
7 Mita Pardo de Tavera 1987 1992 Corazon C. Aquino
8 Corazon Alma De Leon 1992 1998 Fidel Ramos
9 Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo 1998 2000 Joseph Estrada
10 Dulce Saguisag 2000 2001
11 Corazon Soliman 2001 2005 Gloria M. Arroyo
12 Luwalhati Pablo 2005 2006
13 Esperanza Cabral 2006 2009
14 Celia Yangco 2009 June 30, 2010
(11) Corazon Soliman June 30, 2010 Incumbent Benigno S. Aquino III

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