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Who to turn to when the law terrorizes

The controversial Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 (ATL) was signed into law on July 3, ... Read More

Posted on September 17, 2020     By Pauline Fernandez

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 en ... Read More

Posted on May 13, 2020     By Verlie Q. Retulin

What is a family?

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


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 portray ... Read More

Posted on January 25, 2020     By Verlie Retulin

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 ... Read More

Posted on December 22, 2019     By Pauline Fernandez

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 ... Read More

Posted on November 19, 2019     By Pauline Fernandez

Mayor Dadah: "I am my own me"

When civil society leader Sitti Djalia Turabin–Hataman was asked to reenter the world o ... Read More

Posted on October 23, 2019     By Verlie Q. Retulin

#Kwentong Kabaro: What's next for the womenâ's legislative agenda?

With the passage of key policies safeguarding the welfare and protection of women in the country such as the Expanded Maternity Leave (EML) Law and the B ... Read More

Posted on September 16, 2019     By Marj Ibanez

Atin 'to: The West Philippine Sea Story


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Posted on August 15, 2019     By Marj Ibanez