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REJECT THE PROPOSED ANTI-TERRORISM ACT NOW

INCITEGOV, constituting a community of advocates who firmly believe in the democratic process and the rule of law as bedrock of the Philippine society, joins the loud voice of opposition against the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020. The bill, questionably certified

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Posted on June 04, 2020

INCITEGOV supports call for #BalikMarawi

Three years have passed since the siege of Marawi but nothing has improved on the situation of the bakwits. In fact, they are made even more vulnerable as they face the danger of COVID-19.


Ang nalalapit na selebrasyon

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Posted on May 23, 2020

New trustees, by-law updates, virtual setup marked 14th INCITEGov GA

The International Center for Innovation, Transformation and Excellence in Governance (INCITEGov) conducted its 14th Annual General Assembly (GA) virtually on May 9, amidst the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) that is still being implemented in some parts

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Posted on May 13, 2020

CLOSING ABS-CBN: A travesty on democracy in the Philippines

One more bastion of free speech and information, ABS-CBN, has been forced to close down, amidst the public health crisis of COVID-19.


While other broadcast and social media still operate, President Rodrigo Duterte has

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Posted on May 07, 2020

What is a family?

In urban poor communities, the concept of what a “family” is has evolved and has become complex over time.

 

The family is considered as the basic unit of society. Internation

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Posted on February 15, 2020

Paningin at Pagtingin: Advocates push for monitoring and gender sensitivity in the media

Nearly 25 years since the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BPfA), advocates note that there is still a need to address the negative media portrayal of women in the country.

 

An independent study has confirmed the connection between the locations of drug-related killings and families of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiaries, supporting the thesis that the drug war is, indeed, a war on th

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Posted on December 22, 2019

2 Merging research and the arts: Telling the story of the War on the Poor

An independent study has confirmed the connection between the locations of drug-related killings and families of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiaries, supporting the thesis that the drug war is, indeed, a war on th

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Posted on December 22, 2019

Women’s groups call for more information and government services for RH

The lack of available information and the ineffectiveness of the government to provide services continue to be the main factors contributing to the sorry state of women’s reproductive health (RH) in the country, seven years aft

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Posted on November 19, 2019

Mayor Dadah: “I am my own me”

When civil society leader Sitti Djalia Turabin–Hataman was asked to reenter the world of politics and run, this time as mayor of Isabela City, Basilan, she resisted.&n

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Posted on October 23, 2019