[Press Release] TDC, hinimok ang DEPED na ipatigil muna ang produksiyon ng self-learning modules

TDC, hinimok ang DEPED na ipatigil muna ang produksiyon ng self-learning modules Dalawang linggo bago ang itinakdang pagbubukas ng klase sa Oktubre 5, hinimok ngayon ng grupong Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) ang pamunuan ng Department of Education (DepEd) na ipatigil muna ang produksiyon ng modules na gagamitin sa distance learning modality ngayong taong pampaaralan. Ayon…

[Press Release] Funding for teachers’ Magna Carta sought amidst COVID-19 pandemic -TDC

Funding for teachers’ Magna Carta sought amidst COVID-19 pandemic The Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) expresses its support the impending Senate inquiry on the implementation of the 1966 vintage Magna Carta for Public School Teachers (RA 4670), a law which was long been neglected by the government. “This law, a very important piece of legislation is…

[Press Release] EcoWaste Coalition Backs Provision of Free Reusable Cloth Masks as a Complementary Step to COVID-19 Preventive Measures

EcoWaste Coalition Backs Provision of Free Reusable Cloth Masks as a Complementary Step to COVID-19 Preventive Measures The EcoWaste Coalition, an environmental health group working toward a zero waste and toxics-free society, welcomed the government’s initiative to provide free reusable or washable face masks to the public, especially “the poorest of the poor,” amid the…

[Video] Ilan na kaya ang COVID19 positive sa DEPED? -TDC

NEWS RELEASE August 8, 2020 GROUP ASKS DEPED FOR ASSISTANCE TO TEACHERS INFECTED WITH COVID-19 With less than three weeks before the scheduled opening of classes and in the middle of worsening COVID-19 situation in the country, the Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) poses several questions to the management of the Department of Education (DepEd). The…

[From the web] Open letter to Department of Justice: Decongest jails in the Philippines to contain the COVID-19 pandemic -Forum-Asia

Open letter to Department of Justice: Decongest jails in the Philippines to contain the COVID-19 pandemic To: THE HONORABLE MENARDO GUEVARRA, Secretary, Department of Justice Padre Faura Street, Ermita, Manila 1000 The Philippines 6 May 2020 Re: Decongest jails in the Philippines to contain the COVID-19 pandemic Dear Hon. Secretary Guevarra We, the Asian Forum…

[Video] Hugas kamay (#TugTugPak) – YND

YES WE’RE MAKING REKLAMO. Because that is called citizens participation in governance. We want to make ambag kahit wala kaming balak maging presidente.” Totoo. Kailangan panghawakan natin hindi lang ang kalayaang magpahayag kundi lalo na ang karapatang igiit na maging bahagi tayo ng pag-gu-gubyerno. Dahil tayo ang nakatitiyak ng ating pangangailangan. Tayo ang nakakararanas ng…

[Video] Women in the Frontlines, Usapang Kababaihan: VAW, Aksiyunan at Tugunan -WMW

Women in the Frontlines Usapang Kababaihan: VAW, Aksiyunan at Tugunan Host: Clarissa Militante Guests: Catherine Nañola-Taleño, Haven for Women Elgin Mazo, Inter-Agency Council on Violence Against Women and Their Children Atty. Krissi Shafina Twyla Rubin, Commission on Human Rights Jeanette Ampog, Talikala, Inc. Submit your contribution online through HRonlinePH@gmail.com Include your full name, e-mail address,…

[From the web] Groups Push for Consumer Protection from Misleading Product Claims amid the COVID-19 Crisis -EcoWaste Coalition

Groups Push for Consumer Protection from Misleading Product Claims amid the COVID-19 Crisis 14 May 2020, Quezon City. Two non-government organizations today reminded online consumers to be cautious of product advertisements that promise to prevent, treat, or cure the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). In a joint statement, Laban Konsyumer Inc. (a consumer protection group) and…