Philippines

A man planting love

This stark reality reminded him of his youth when he himself was not able to get proper education due to poverty. As he firmly believed that educating …

by · Wednesday, 16 May 2018 · Philippines

More jobs in a green economy – ILO report

‘The green economy can enable millions more people to overcome poverty, and deliver improved livelihoods for this and future generations,’ says …

by · Wednesday, 16 May 2018 · Philippines

PH to enjoy high growth but rule of law stressed

Yes to “Buildx3” program and other poverty-reduction initiatives. ***. The Makati Business Club expressed dismay over the way embattled Chief …

by · Tuesday, 15 May 2018 · Philippines

Expert: Inefficient spending to cripple 4Ps and CCT

Education and cash transfers are pro-poor programs that can help lift millions from poverty, but inefficient spending may cripple these programs, …

by · Tuesday, 15 May 2018 · Philippines

Breaking up power monopolies, empowering the poor

More important, political dynasties must be prohibited because they cause the poverty of our people. This conclusion is backed up by fool-proof …

by · Tuesday, 15 May 2018 · Philippines

Dynasties, poverty, and democracy

In the House of Representatives, nearly 80% belong to known political families. A study finds correlation between dynasties, poverty, and democracy.

by · Tuesday, 15 May 2018 · Philippines

PHL seen keeping to inclusion, growth paths years ahead

He also added that an even more aggressive spending from hereon on the infrastructure program and other poverty-reduction initiatives would allow …

by · Monday, 14 May 2018 · Philippines

Breaking up power monopolies, empowering the poor

This is the challenge of poverty. Our challenge. To confront this challenge of poverty, we must know its root causes—causes in the plural, for poverty …

by · Monday, 14 May 2018 · Philippines

OPEC dev’t fund offers financing for infra projects

A financial institution established by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to help reduce poverty in developing countries has …

by · Monday, 14 May 2018 · Philippines

Our civic duty doesn’t end on election day

Today’s various challenges – the most daunting of which is the drug menace and the enormity of joblessness that has resulted in continued poverty …

by · Monday, 14 May 2018 · Philippines