[Press Release] Health advocates propose Pork for Universal Health Care; Hire nurses, doctors, midwives for every barangay

Health advocates propose Pork for Universal Health Care; Hire nurses, doctors, midwives for every barangay Pork can be good if rechanneled for health. Abolish the pork barrel system and chop the floating Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) to hire more health workers. According to civil society network, ABI Health Cluster, for starters, an additional 5…

[Press Release] Teachers to P-noy on World Teachers’ Day: Thank you is not enough – TDC

While they appreciate the declaration of National Teachers’ Month under Presidential Proclamation 242, the Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) says the government must now halt with its token pronouncement and begin doing more tangible programs for teachers and public education system. “We’ve been lobbying for a declaration of National Teachers’ Holiday every 5th of October, yet…

[Event] Press Conference on World Teachers’ Day Activities – TDC

Teachers’ Dignity Coalition “Unity of Teachers to Regain the Dignity of Teaching Profession” SEC Registration Number: CN 2007-10645 117-C Matatag St., Bgy. Central, Quezon City Hotline: (02)3853437 • Telefax (02)4350036 • Mobile: 0920-5740241/ 0920-4142614 Email: teachersdignity@yahoo.com.ph • Website: http://www.teachersdignity.com ADVISORY October 02, 2011 Activity:          Press Conference on World Teachers’ Day Activities Date/Time:      October 3, Monday,…

[Statement] Karapatan, kagalingan, Pagkalinga, dignidad, sigaw ng mga guro sa teachers’ day motorcade – TDC

KARAPATAN, KAGALINGAN PAGKALINGA, DIGNIDAD Sigaw ng mga Guro sa Teachers’ Day Motorcade Pasalamatan natin ang ating mga guro. Ito’y ayon mismo kay Pangulong Aquino sa kanyang ikalawang SONA noong Hulyo 2011. Sinundan ito ng pormal na deklarasyon ng pagdiriwang ng National Teachers’ Month mula Setyembre 5 hanggang Oktubre 5, alinsunod sa Presidential Proclamation 242. Sa…

[Event] TDC meets with Bro. Armin

Teachers’ Dignity Coalition “Unity of Teachers to Regain the Dignity of Teaching Profession” SEC Registration Number: CN 2007-10645 117-C Matatag St., Bgy. Central, Quezon City Hotline: (02)3853437 • Telefax (02)4350036 • Mobile: 0920-5740241/ 0920-4142614 Email: teachersdignity@yahoo.com.ph • Website: http://www.teachersdignity.com ADVISORY September 6, 2011 Activity:          TDC meeting with DepEd Secretary Bro. Armin A. Luistro Date/Time:      September…

[Press Release] Teachers ASK P-NOY TO REFORM PUBLIC Education

The Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC), once again challenged the Aquino government to seriously consider the needs of the education sector to prove his sincerity to reform the public education system of the country. Dubbed as 10-Point Teachers’ Dignity Agenda, the group listed the major demands of the education sector which focused on providing adequate budget…

[Press Release] Teachers Criticize Initial K+12 Implementation – TDC

The Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) again expresses its opposition to the K+12 program by asking the Department of Education (DepEd) to resolve first the welfare issues of teachers under the initial phase of kindergarten program to be implemented this coming school year. Caloocan City teacher Benjo Basas, the group’s chairperson says “based on DepEd’s declaration,…

[Event] TDC’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

  TDC’s 5th Anniversary Celebration on April 15, 2011, Friday, 5:00PM at the Multi-Purpose Gym of Caloocan High School, 10th Avenue, Caloocan City Theme: “Pagdiriwang at Pasasalamat sa Limang Taong Pagsulong, Limang Taong Tagumpay.” This is an informal event, with a cultural show, solidarity messages and a simple dinner. RSVP: (02)3853437/ 0922-8250234/ 0915-3785069