[Press Release] Workers in Region 8 demand employment, people’s participation in Yolanda rehabilitation and reconstruction plan -PM

Workers in Region 8 demand employment, people’s participation in Yolanda rehabilitation and reconstruction plan Declaring they won’t beg and live on relief and aid forever, several associations of workers in the informal sector in Region 8 today launched a campaign demanding employment, social protection and people’s participation as bedrocks of Yolanda rehabilitation and reconstruction plan…

[Video] We are the World (COVER by Filipino Artists) -YouTube

We are the World (COVER by Filipino Artists)  Published on YouTube, Nov 22, 2013, by Chamberlain P. Guevarra Tatsuo Productions (http://www.tatsuoproductions.com/) Sapphire Productions Evolution [Jerry Catarata] (https://www.facebook.com/EVolution.Du…) For Donations: http://www.gk1world.com/ In light of the calamity of typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda that left our fellowmen in Southern Visayas helpless.Artists of different ages,genres and backgrounds gather together for one common…

[People] Recovery begins with teachers. By Benjo Basas

Recovery begins with teachers Benjo Basas, TDC Chair November 20, 2013 I remember this was the theme for World Teachers’ Day celebration in October 5, 2010, because that year, the world witnessed some of the worst natural disasters in history. For this year, that theme would still be relevant in our very own country. Some…

[Blog] Climate crime. By Rodne Galicha

Climate crime By Rodne Galicha Typhoon Haiyan speaks to us of climate inaction, injustice, apathy and irresponsibility. Enough with all the suffering, enough with this madness. When will they listen? When there will be no people to listen to? When our voices are buried with the rubble left by storm surges and strong winds? As…

[People] The lost orphans of Yolanda. By Fr. Shay Cullen

The lost orphans of Yolanda By Fr. Shay Cullen November 12,2013 Besides the thousands that have been killed, injured, and made homeless by the most devastating typhoon known to humankind, the orphaned children are the most vulnerable. Their towns and villages and homes are no more and their parents are dead. They are threatened by…

[In the news] P128-M disbursed for state anti-poverty program beneficiaries – www.sunstar.com.ph

P128-M disbursed for state anti-poverty program beneficiaries http://www.sunstar.com.ph TACLOBAN CITY – Over P128 million in conditional cash grant was disbursed to beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) in Leyte for January to December 2010. At least P7 million have already been released to indigent families in the province for the period of January-April…