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‘Financial aid to farmers to ensure food security’

“If we want to reduce poverty, we need to find ways on how to increase the Filipino farmers’ income. We need to accelerate agricultural productivity, …

by · Sunday, 7 July 2019 · Philippines

Romualdez: Hike farmers’ income to cut poverty

productivity, saying this will help cut poverty level by half before year 2022. “If we want to reduce poverty, we need to find ways on how to increase

by · Sunday, 7 July 2019 · Philippines

Romualdez vows to push for poverty reduction

MANILA, Philippines — Aspiring speaker Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez yesterday vowed to push for a poverty reduction roadmap in support of …

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines

Mexican authorities rescue 24 kidnapped migrants

… to cross Mexico in so-called "caravans" every year in the hope of reaching the United States to seek refuge from violence and poverty at home.

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines

Cooperatives key to social transformation : CDA

MANILA– The potential of furthering the cause of "cooperativism" is seen to push back poverty and counter social injustices in the country.

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines

Romualdez cites need for 18th Congress to jive with President Duterte’s war vs poverty

It is time now to focus more on the President’s war against poverty,” Romualdez, one of the frontrunners in the Speakership race, said in a statement.

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines

PRRD opens Leyte’s P1.7-B rice processing complex

The President said he feels sentimental seeing the complex operating in a poverty-stricken rice-producing area of the province. The facility, owned by …

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines

Romualdez: House will join Duterte’s ‘war on poverty

Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Saturday vowed to mobilize the 18th Congress into crafting a roadmap that will complement, through legislation, …

by · Saturday, 6 July 2019 · Philippines

Dairy farming for poverty alleviation

A more sanguine assessment of dairy farming as a means of poverty alleviation can be found in a paper written by Ms. Sally Bulatao, former …

by · Friday, 5 July 2019 · Philippines

In the House, Inday Loren comes ‘home’

Deprivation, poverty have challenged me to help our people. Being in Antique inspires me to make my laws of three senate terms work. I love my …

by · Thursday, 4 July 2019 · Philippines