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PRRD adopts 4-year technical education, skills dev’t plan

Malacañang has promised to work harder to reduce poverty in the country after recent Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed that fewer …

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Philippines

Poorest village chair reigns in Basilan town

“In fact, poverty could be one reason our barangay constituents elected me in office because they know we have the common denominator in the …

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Philippines

DSWD wants Cordillera LGUs to adopt dev’t program

“The adaption of the CDD approach in development planning and implementation of poverty reduction programs and projects by all LGUs will …

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Philippines

Recycled bikes get Myanmar kids to school

Unicef estimates 55% of children in Myanmar live in poverty, while half of … for longer, giving them an education so they can "escape from poverty".

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Myanmar, Thailand

Russians to prod Putin on poverty, personal life as ratings fall

MOSCOW – Russians are set to ask President Vladimir Putin about growing poverty at home and tensions abroad during an annual televised phone-in …

by · Thursday, 20 June 2019 · Thailand

Ensuring equitable health-care access

But it takes only one member of that family to contract a major ailment to be pushed into poverty. That’s because PhilHealth, the government agency …

by · Wednesday, 19 June 2019 · Philippines

Breaking the shackles of poverty

Aside from being an advocacy that supports the development of micro and small entrepreneurs, I believe that Go Negosyo is a storyteller, a narrator of …

by · Wednesday, 19 June 2019 · Philippines

Breaking the shackles of poverty

“We’re going to break the shackles of poverty because after all, I am breaking mine, but there are people na hindi sipag yung problema.

by · Wednesday, 19 June 2019 · Philippines

Palace elated by recent survey results on self-rated poverty

The survey said the new self-rated poverty score represents a “continuing recovery” from the 10-point rise within the first three quarters of 2018.

by · Wednesday, 19 June 2019 · Philippines

Self-rated poverty drops to record-low 38% in March — SWS

“The new record-low Self-Rated Poverty score is a continuing recovery from the 10-point rise within the first three quarters of 2018. The proportion of …

by · Wednesday, 19 June 2019 · Philippines