To stop the recruitment of children, the Philippine government must recognize the need to institutionalize counter-radicalization programs
Meet Angelo, an 8-year-old boy who loves art, books, and dolls. Here’s why children should be allowed to express themselves, free from all forms of discrimination.
Aside from providing physical light, the Light Up Philippines campaign also aims to provide a brighter future for beneficiary children by maximizing their potentials
A report from UNICEF also finds that New Zealand has the highest suicide rate in the world for people aged 15 to 19
Central Luzon has the highest number of crash-related deaths in 2014, but if numbers are divided by population, Cagayan Valley comes out as the most crash-prone.
Authorities catch the suspects live-streaming sexual abuse of Filipino minors
There are 700 million kids whose childhood ended early, says a report by by international child’s rights group Save the Children
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The End of Childhood Index identifies in what countries children enjoy their childhood and where they are deprived of it. The Philippines is 96th of 172.
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The measure proposes stiffer penalties for parents and syndicates using children to commit crimes, while focusing on the improved rehabilitation of children in conflict with the law
After months-long consultations, Representative Ron Salo says the subpanel on correctional reforms will instead propose amendments strengthening the existing Juvenile Justice Act of 2006
This furniture project of students from the UP College of Home Economics aims to expose the interior design community to the needs of marginalized sectors
The new law is set to take effect on Friday, May 19
The One Million Lapis campaign collects pencils to be distributed and turned over to different public schools with less fortunate students
The Land Transportation Office (LTO) is adding a driver's simulation test into the driver licensing system, on top of the usual written exam and practical test
Though without a child of her own, Elinor Umali is a mother to countless children
Einstein Rojas narrates how he survived a crash with a container van back in 2012
Motorcycle riders are supposedly asked to remove their helmets when they enter Malolos City and neighboring Baliuag town
Dialita menjadi subjek dokumenter ‘Song For My Children’ yang mengisahkan penyintas dan keluarga korban tragedi kemanusiaan 1965
Senator JV Ejercito hosts the forum 'Seats that Saves Lives' in the Senate and pushes for bills to fill gaps in existing laws on road safety
But Representative Divina Grace Yu says the stand of the majority of her committee members will trump her personal view on the controversial bill
9,563 of the 109,322 road crash incidents recorded by the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) in 2016 involved buses.
Here are suggestions for choosing the sport, program, and the coach for your child's summer sports activity
GoodPitch2 akan menampilkan 4 karya dokumenter dari Asia Tenggara di Goethe Institut, Jakarta, pada 4 Mei 2017
The children's choir from Mandaue, Cebu will perform at different venues in San Francisco
Government data show that the number of deaths due to traffic incidents has been increasing since 2006. Hundreds of the fatalities each year are children.
Under the agreement signed by Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II and US Chargé d'Affaires Michael Klecheski, NGOs will have their share of the fund
'Buy this hat for my Africa looks or feed children in Africa for the same price?' asks Isabelle Daza in a now-deleted Instagram Stories post
Since December 2009, I Am MAD has been empowering and encouraging children to spark change though simple means in their communities
Letting your kids face the world on their own builds character
The President's remarks before the boy scouts show he wasn't aware the Pangilinan Law was amended in 2013, allowing child offenders aged 12 to 15 to be detained in youth centers
(UPDATED) The education department also asks the community to be vigilant and proactive in 'preventing and deterring incidents that result in the abuse, exploitation, and discrimination against children'
The Philippines' road safety laws lack teeth in some areas, and these need to be addressed to serve as stronger protection for road users
How do you raise tough, confident kids who know how to face the world? Watch our roundtable discussion on March 24, 12nn onwards
'I wanted to tell you that violence is never a way out of desolation; that there is change in hope, not in fear'
Harassment cases are abuses in a different form, says the Gabriela Women's Party
The WHO says 1.25 million people die in road crashes every year. In the Philippines, various laws and policies have been crafted to arrest the number of road crash fatalities
Another 10 patients are in critical condition, with burns to all of their body and severe damage to their lungs and throat. Few are expected to live, according to the director of a hospital in Guatemala.
An investigation is underway to determine the exact circumstances and attribute criminal responsibility
(3rd UPDATE) The blaze is believed to have started during disturbances in the packed center, which holds nearly double the 400 people it was designed to house
Harmful exposure can start in the mother's womb, increasing the risk of premature birth, which can lead to life-long health problems
While a House panel approved a measure prohibiting the corporal punishment of children, another committee is expected to pass a measure lowering the criminal responsibility age for youth offenders
Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas says critics of President Rodrigo Duterte's priority bills may use the Cabinet officials' absence to argue against the passage of the measures
More than 30 children have been killed since Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte launched his controversial war on drugs in June
(UPDATED) Iraqi military forces approach Mosul airport, marking a new phase in their largest operation in years