POPCOM VIII has offered partnership with the three (3) Provinces in Eastern Visayas ( Southern Leyte, Northern Samar and Eastern Samar), its selected and identified  fifth  and sixth class municipalities  in the implementation of Philippine Population and Development Program-related interventions through policy and plan development, capacity building and provision of technical assistance, research and data management, communication and promotional activities, program monitoring and evaluation, limited financial assistance, and augmentation to service delivery.
As an entry point to this collaboration, POPCOM VIII has presented the PPDP to the Sangguniang Bayan and Local Chief Executives of the respective municipalities for them to understand how these programs would facilitate sustainable and inclusive growth.