Timuay Santos Magay Unsad reads the position paper during the Congressional Public Hearing on the Bangsamoro Basic Law in Nuro Municipal Gymnasium, Nuro, Upi, Maguindanao on October 22, 2014. Photo from Tri=People Journal Online

[From the web] Full Inclusion of the Rights of the Indigenous Peoples in the Proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law

Full Inclusion of the Rights of the Indigenous Peoples in the Proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law see full position paper @ tripeoplesjournal.blogspot.com Human Rights Online Philippines does not hold copyright over these materials. Author/s and original source/s of information are retained including the URL contained within the tagline and byline of the articles, news information, photos etc.

Breastfeeding Counselling in Yolanda-hit areas – A nurse from Save the Children's nutrition team visits Lolita and her two months old daugther in Palo, Leyte during a breastfeeding counselling session, a few months after Yolanda. Photo by SAVE THE CHILDREN

[From the web] Disasters and inequality could stop the Philippines hitting child mortality MDG target, Save the Children says.

Disasters and inequality could stop the Philippines hitting child mortality MDG target, Save the Children says. MANILA, Philippines – August 18 marks 500 days until the Millennium Development Goals reach their conclusion and the Philippines looks set to miss the target for reducing preventable child deaths. The 2015 MDG 4 target for Philippines is 20 deaths…