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DOH highlights accomplishments for SONA 2019

Duque said workers were assigned especially to “high poverty, geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas and municipalities with indigenous …

by · Saturday, 13 July 2019 · Philippines

Take a bow, P/SGMA

During her 9-year presidency, the poverty rate dropped 13 percent – from 39 percent to 26 percent. Incoming House Majority FloorleaderMartin …

by · Saturday, 13 July 2019 · Philippines

Take a bow, P/SGMA

During her 9 year presidency, the poverty rate dropped 13 percent – from 39 percent to 26 percent. Incoming House Majority Floorleader Martin …

by · Saturday, 13 July 2019 · Philippines

Ethiopia: 90% of children ‘multidimensional’ poor

By Addis Getachew. ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia. In spite of marked improvements in the levels of poverty in Ethiopia, 90% of children under the age of 10 …

by · Friday, 12 July 2019 · Turkey

Pia Cayetano urges gov’t to intensify implementation of RH Law

… government to step up efforts to implement the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Law to bring down poverty levels in the country.

by · Friday, 12 July 2019 · Philippines

PSA conducts 2019 annual poverty indicators survey

Florendo explained that the APIS will provide non-income poverty indicators that can be used for assessment of the Filipino family’s living conditions.

by · Friday, 12 July 2019 · Philippines

PSA conducts 2019 poverty indicators survey

By Minerva Newman CEBU CITY – The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) started conducting the 2019 Annual Poverty Indicators Survey (APIS) last …

by · Thursday, 11 July 2019 · Philippines

Gov’t efforts to implement family planning program cited

It is expected to reduce poverty incidence in the country, which currently has the highest fertility rate and fastest growing population in the ASEAN …

by · Thursday, 11 July 2019 · Philippines

Sen. Pia Cayetano bats for full implementation of RPRH Law on World Population Day

… out the RPRH Law as part of his administration’s socio-economic reforms to address poverty,” said Cayetano, principal sponsor of the RPRH Law.

by · Thursday, 11 July 2019 · Philippines

COA: Iloilo lacks disaster plan

All disaster, no plan. On this note, the Commission on Audit scored the Iloilo provincial government for failing to implement disaster resilience …

by · Thursday, 11 July 2019 · Philippines