Philippines

EDITORIAL – Poverty and children

The debate over the age of criminal responsibility should also serve as an opportunity to renew or strengthen the commitment to reduce poverty.

by · Friday, 8 February 2019 · Philippines

Samar road project seen to curb poverty, insurgency

By Roel Amazona/PNA. TACLOBAN CITY — The ongoing road project connecting the remote villages of Las Navas, Northern Samar and Matuguinao, …

by · Friday, 8 February 2019 · Philippines

Samar road project seen to curb poverty, insurgency

Samar road project seen to curb poverty, insurgency … the main road to assist them to achieve development and address poverty,” Bonifacio added.

by · Friday, 8 February 2019 · Philippines

Samar Road Project Seen To Curb Poverty, Insurgency

The ongoing road project connecting the remote villages of Las Navas, Northern Samar and Matuguinao, Samar is expected to bring economic …

by · Friday, 8 February 2019 · Philippines

Only 1 in 3 children have social protection vs poverty: Unicef, ILO

MANILA – Only 1 in 3 children across the world are covered by social protection that could help them escape poverty and its devastating effects, …

by · Thursday, 7 February 2019 · Oman, Philippines

PHL’s inflation woes far from over–economists

Based on the 2015 poverty data, ARMM’s poverty incidence was highest at 53.7 percent while poverty incidence in the Bicol region was at 36 percent.

by · Tuesday, 5 February 2019 · Philippines

Manila then and now, seen through Brocka and Bernal

Meanwhile, Manila in the 1970s was not yet home to high-rise condos and a plethora of shopping malls, but it too suffered from poverty and corruption …

by · Tuesday, 5 February 2019 · Philippines

Senate OKs on final reading 4Ps program for the poor

2117, which seeks to make 4Ps a regular poverty reduction program of the government and primarily implemented by the Department of Social …

by · Tuesday, 5 February 2019 · Philippines

‘Magnificent 7’ asks SC anew: Stop martial law extension!

“Terrorism and lawless violence have their origins in poverty. They spawned and spread in the environs of poverty. Verily, no amount of military and …

by · Monday, 4 February 2019 · Philippines

Ravanera: Cooperativism not violent extremism

Colonialism in the land of the brave and the free followed by neo-colonialism is the culprit in the paradoxically poverty-stricken but very rich land …

by · Monday, 4 February 2019 · Philippines