Philippines

Sunio: Peace campaigns for the privileged, mostly

The paradox about poor communities goes like this: some communities are poor because poverty and crime rates are high there while literacy is low.

by · Tuesday, 21 August 2018 · Philippines

Liza Maza kept out of Cabinet meetings since September 2017

The anti-poverty commission chief received no explanation from Malacañang on why she stopped receiving invitations to Cabinet meetings …

by · Tuesday, 21 August 2018 · Philippines

Liza Maza resigns from National Anti-Poverty Commission

MANILA, Philippines — National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) lead convenor Liza Maza resigned from her post yesterday because of what she …

by · Monday, 20 August 2018 · Philippines

Maza quits as NAPC head

NATIONAL Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) Lead Convener and Secretary Liza Maza announced on Monday her resignation from her Palace post, …

by · Monday, 20 August 2018 · Philippines

Maza submits irrevocable resignation letter to Duterte

By Marjaleen Ramos. National Anti-Poverty Commission chief Liza Maza said she submitted her irrevocable resignation letter to President Rodrigo …

by · Monday, 20 August 2018 · Philippines

Roque to Maza: Ano koneksyon ng anti-poverty sa peace talks?

While Malacañang expressed regret over Liza Maza’s departure at the time when she enjoys the trust and confidence of President Rodrigo Duterte, …

by · Monday, 20 August 2018 · Philippines

Liza Maza resigns as anti-poverty commission chief

(UPDATED) NAPC Secretary Liza Maza says she is resigning to protest the cancellation of peace talks with communists and the return to power of the …

by · Monday, 20 August 2018 · Philippines

Liza Maza resigns from NAPC

MANILA – National Anti-Poverty Commission Secretary Liza Maza on Monday said she has submitted her letter of resignation to President Rodrigo …

by · Monday, 20 August 2018 · Philippines

Study: Nearly half of total PHL population can become poor

As of 2015, around 48.5 percent of Filipino households are vulnerable to income poverty and a third of which are highly vulnerable, according to PIDS …

by · Sunday, 19 August 2018 · Philippines

How agribusiness can eradicate poverty

There are very few for-profit business ventures that can eradicate Philippine poverty more effectively than agribusiness. This is the thesis of one of the …

by · Thursday, 16 August 2018 · Philippines