Senate minority leader Ralph Recto also wants to increase the per meal budget of the government's feeding programs to P30
Producers of the luxury delicacy expect a 25% drop in production this year, plus higher prices
To correct malnutrition practices, the incoming Duterte administration will need not only to continue this program but also to complement it with other programs
Starbucks is going to donate unsold meals, sandwiches and salads to hungry and needy people in the US rather than throw them out
The vice presidential bet proposes an expanded feeding program, with food sourced from the country's poorest farmers
What do you know about malnutrition? Hunger isn’t a question of quantity
The active participation of LGUs, together with support from the private sector, is needed to improve the nutritional status of Filipino children through DSWD's various programs
'The procedure and the wording was clumsy and the management swiftly withdrew the note'
Political commitment on hunger is 'in the hands of the people,' says DSWD Secretary Dinky Soliman
The government has earmarked P4.32 billion for the Supplementary Feeding Program in 2015
Ateneo de Naga University's Center for Community Development conducts a supplemental feeding program for more than 400 children
84 out of 88 children hit their normal body weight after 120 days under the program
The P7.7 billion allotted to the Sangguniang Kabataan can be used for programs addressing hunger and malnutrition across the country
Press release from World Food Programme: Manny Pacquiao, alongside restaurants, donate cash to fight hunger
The Department of Education should reexamine the daily feeding budget, currently at P16 per beneficiary
Cooperation among all stakeholders is key to fighting hunger and malnutrition
The government's total supplemental feeding budget in the proposed 2015 national budget is P7.2 billion
The class is about to start. Some have had lunch, others have not. Some cannot wait to learn, others cannot wait for dinner
Senate Pro Tempore Ralph Recto questions why the DSWD's conditional cash transfer program is increasing overhead costs and not for its feeding program
'Guhit ng Pag-asa' is a unique feeding program-cum-art activity that provides not only food for the body, but also aims to nourish hope for the children of Bayan ni Juan
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Do you remember eating Nutribun as a child? The Manila government is reviving the school feeding program, with a few changes in place
The DepEd hopes more parents can participate in school feeding programs not out of pressure, but because they truly understand the need for it
Senate Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto outlines the crucial initiatives to be funded by the proposed P365-billion DepEd expenditure for 2015
By fostering a more personal approach in the fight against hunger, a sustainable future is within reach
'Our optimism helps us bounce back, but our high tolerance for lousy service and corruption disables us from having foresight for what’s best for the country'
From July to September 2014, ACED will be feeding 20,000 public school students in Valenzuela City, Cainta, Rizal, Quezon City, and Leyte
'The problem is that we don’t maximize our past experiences with disasters'
The Philippines is home to over 2 million working Filipino children aged 5-17 as of 2013. Many of them lack access to proper education and nutrition.
A small daycare center in Caloocan shares its best practices, hoping to inspire other preschools and LGUs to follow suit
An International Rice Research Institute program aims to teach young schoolchildren the importance of nutrition and food security
Lessons on nutrition from a former "barrio doctor" and smart ideas from an NGO-veteran
The current chronic malnutrition rate in Yolanda-affected areas exceeds the 30% global threshold, according to the World Health Organization
CI Manila shows that community-based intervention programs that focus on education and changing behaviors can help address malnutrition
'We want to raise breast feeding awareness and empower communities to support their mothers in their breastfeeding practices'
To combat child malnutrition, Thailand has been implementing a national government-funded school lunch and milk feeding program since 1992
2014 starts off on the right foot with bigger budget allocations for education and health. But impact will depend on whether funds are used efficiently.
To address the issue of hunger among schoolchildren, DSWD and DepEd are each allocating less than P2,000 per child for 120 days of feeding
They’re hailed as heroes propping up the Philippine economy. But some overseas Filipino workers don’t always come home with a success story.
DSWD and its partners are set to roll out the Partnership Against Hunger Program modeled after Brazil's Zero Hunger Program
Proceeds of the concert will be given to Saint John Bosco Parish Makati's feeding program and other projects
Sen. Angara files bill that seeks to address child malnutrition through public schools.
Bhaby Vera prepares 140 meals weekly for the Combat Malnutrition program of Young Focus, a Smokey Mountain NGO
Breastfeeding is a public health issue and much remains to be done
Police arrest the head of a school in eastern India where 23 children died after eating a free meal laced with a lethal pesticide, an officer says
While there has been widespread revulsion over the revelations, experts say the scheme is nevertheless a crucial weapon in the war against malnutrition
Actor-rapper joins campaign against highly disputed military procedure