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Kababaihan at Kalusugan (UL Hulyo 2013)

Isa ang serbisyong pangkalusugan sa napuruhan ng polisiyang neoliberal sa pamamagitang ng Public-Private Partnership (PPP) ni G. Aquino. Binigyan ng mayor na papel ang pribadong sector sa usaping pangkalusugan. Sa ganitong iskema, inilipat ng gobyerno ang tungkulin nito sa pribadong sektor kung...

Education: For Sale! (UL Hulyo 2013)

Ang kahalagahan ng Edukasyon para sa pamahalaang Aquino ay isa pang daluyan ng imbestment ng naglalakihang local o dayuhang kumpanya. Mayor na programa sa edukasyon na nakalinya sa PPP ni Pnoy ay ang PSIP o ang Publi-Private Partnership for Infrastructure Project. Imbes na dagdagan ang badyet...

Ang Bata sa Panahon ni Pnoy (UL Hulyo 2013)

Sa ilalim ng pamamahala ni G. Aquino, iisang sektor lamang ang nakakatamasa ng kaginhawaan – ang pribadong sektor o mas angkop na tawaging mga naglalakihang negosyante, lokal at dayuhan. Lahat ng batayang pangangailangan ng bayan ay nasa ilalim na ng pribadong sektor. Habang ganito ang balangkas...

Women Call for Credible Elections

4 May 2013

“Dahil high tech na ang eleksyon, high tech din ang dayaan. Paano kami makakasiguro na tama ang pagkakabilang sa boto namin lalo na’t hindi na nakikita ang resulta ng bilangan?,” says Arsenia Tan, 58 years old, a registered voter in Quezon City. (Because the elections now use...

Women Watch: How Can Our Votes Be Genuinely Counted?

The Center for Women’s Resources (CWR) invites you to join us in a forum: “WOMEN WATCH: How Can Our Votes Be Genuinely Counted? (On source code review and other election-related issues)” on May 4, 2013 at Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman, 9:00 in the morning.

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Rise against VAW

8 March 2013

Violence is a bleak reality that women have to struggle with everyday, a challenge that becomes greater with worsening poverty in a feudal patriarchal society. Violence against women and children is a mirror of a violent society and leadership. Women and children’s welfare...

UNITY STATEMENT ON TUBBATAHA REEF DESTRUCTION

We declare that the destruction of the Tubbataha Reef requires immediate action beyond compensation and should not be treated with leniency. Delayed response or inaction will further ruin the ecological balance, devastate lives of our people, and debase the very essence of our sovereignty....