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Imee Marcos pushes for review of anti-poverty programs: Napag-iiwanan na tayo!

Marcos noted that the lives of the country’s poor have remained stagnant despite the billions of pesos of fundings and the many poverty programs of …

by · Thursday, 4 July 2019 · Philippines

Imee wants review of national poverty reduction programs

MANILA – Senator Imee Marcos is seeking a congressional inquiry into the national poverty situation by reviewing poverty data and assessing existing …

by · Thursday, 4 July 2019 · Philippines

Imee not happy with Pantawid Pamilya: Madami pa ring poor kahit mataas economy

Senator Imee Marcos is seeking a congressional inquiry into the national poverty situation by reviewing poverty data and assessing existing poverty …

by · Thursday, 4 July 2019 · Philippines

Marcos believes extreme poverty in PH can be eradicated in 10 years

By Mario Casayuran. Senator Maria Imelda Josefa “Imee” R. Marcos on Thursday issued a bold statement that hunger and extreme poverty could be …

by · Thursday, 4 July 2019 · Philippines

NAPC exec vows help in BARMM poverty reduction

NAPC exec vows help in BARMM poverty reduction … COTABATO CITY — National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) Secretary Noel Felongco has …

by · Thursday, 4 July 2019 · Philippines

How poor is poor

I have been reading that one of the greatest social and economic successes of the 21st century is the reduction of poverty. Many economists have …

by · Wednesday, 3 July 2019 · Philippines

Duterte’s fourth SONA to highlight poverty reduction

MANILA – Efforts to reduce poverty will be the highlight of President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA), a Cabinet official said …

by · Wednesday, 3 July 2019 · Philippines

PM urges Quang Ngai to improve investment environment

Other important tasks include sustainable poverty reduction and environmental protection, he noted. PM Phuc pointed out that Quang Ngai has yet to …

by · Wednesday, 3 July 2019 · Vietnam

Millions of small pig farmers in Asia threatened by swine fever outbreak

ROME, Italy—Millions of small-scale pig farmers across Asia risk falling into poverty due to the rapid spread of African swine fever, the United Nations …

by · Tuesday, 2 July 2019 · Philippines

DILG fetes outgoing Pampanga governor Pineda

The DILG then cited Pineda’s programs that were created under her leadership, resulting in the reduction of poverty from 6.4 percent in 2013 to 4.9 …

by · Tuesday, 2 July 2019 · Philippines