Philippines

Liza Diño calls for ‘diversity in films’ to uplift PH image

However, there have been criticisms against the unabated use of poverty and and corruption as subjects. The critics even use the term “poverty porn” …

by · Monday, 6 August 2018 · Philippines

Imee bares home-grown strategy to tame poverty

But Ilocos Norte Governor Imee R. Marcos has other ideas that have allowed her turf to bring down poverty level to a mere 1%, a feat that deserves …

by · Sunday, 5 August 2018 · Philippines

Imee bares home-grown strategy to tame poverty

But Ilocos Norte Governor Imee R. Marcos has other ideas that have allowed her turf to bring down poverty level to a mere 1%, a feat that deserves …

by · Sunday, 5 August 2018 · Philippines

Robredo delivers anti-poverty aid packages to Samar towns

Looking for more ways to help the poor in rural areas, the Office of the Vice President (OVP) plans to expand the coverage of its flagship anti-poverty …

by · Sunday, 5 August 2018 · Philippines

Group offers ₱1-million bounty for arrest of anti-poverty chief, 3 ex-solons

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, August 4) — A group of anti-crime advocates is offering a ₱1-million reward for any information that would lead to the …

by · Saturday, 4 August 2018 · Philippines

How to attain inclusive growth

The World Bank study of the causes and cures of Philippine poverty identified three major causes of what has been holding the Philippines back …

by · Thursday, 2 August 2018 · Philippines

How kiwi helped lift Liupanshui out of poverty

In the early 1980’s, poverty in Liupanshui was rampant, with more than 80 percent of its people choosing to flee and migrate to nearby provinces to …

by · Thursday, 2 August 2018 · Philippines

New Zealand hails BOl signing, to pursue Mindanao development projects

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) believes the passage of the BOL will increase the country’s chances of meeting its poverty-reduction goals.

by · Wednesday, 1 August 2018 · New Zealand, Philippines

Pernia hopeful of reduction in PH poverty incidence

MANILA — Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia is hopeful of further reduction in the country’s poverty incidence given the sustained …

by · Wednesday, 1 August 2018 · Philippines

NAPC head told: Face charges, avoid going AWOL

Malacañang has National Anti-Poverty Commission Secretary Liza Maza to surrender to authorities following the arrest warrants issued by a local …

by · Tuesday, 31 July 2018 · Philippines