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TESDA welcomes tech-voc development plan

It affirms the crucial role of the agency in poverty reduction,” TESDA Secretary Isidro Lapeña said. The EO further affirmed TESDA as the TVET …

by · Sunday, 23 June 2019 · Philippines

Poverty was lowest during GMA watch

Seven million poverty-stricken Filipinos graduated from the poverty line during Arroyo’s watch. This is no small measure leaving the poverty index at …

by · Saturday, 22 June 2019 · Philippines

Record self-poverty decline shows Pinoys feeling gov’t action

MANILA — The recent record-low decline in self-rated poverty (SRP) shows that Filipinos are now starting to feel government actions to improve their …

by · Saturday, 22 June 2019 · Philippines

Annual financing gap of Rs 585bn to meet SDG targets: NPC

SDGs are ambitious universal goals supported by the United Nations to end global poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity.

by · Saturday, 22 June 2019 · Nepal

UN food agency to elect chief as climate change ups hunger

As well as tackling the red-button issue of food waste, such chains would also help combat poverty by creating jobs for young people, in particular in …

by · Saturday, 22 June 2019 · Philippines

Vinh Long’s support programmes lift poor people out of poverty

Vinh Long (VNA) – Many poor households in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long have escaped poverty through central and local poverty …

by · Friday, 21 June 2019 · Vietnam

Mexico launches C.America development plan to slow migration

TAPACHULA — Mexico launched its plan on Thursday to slow the surge of migrants fleeing poverty and violence in Central America by backing …

by · Friday, 21 June 2019 · Vietnam

Dairy farming for poverty alleviation

As a poverty alleviation program, two major activities are recommended: Identify and contract smallholder corn and sugar producers within a district …

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Philippines

Private parties show interest in Robredo’s Angat Buhay program,

The Vice President emphasized there was a need for closer collaboration for the implementation of her poverty alleviation projects. “Much of what we …

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Philippines

Abrigo: The trade secret of Kapa

… his frustrations of losing votes by his townspeople, instead invited them to quench with him in the oases he found amidst the vast desert of poverty.

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Philippines