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Robin Padilla to millennials: Fight the good cause

Sep 25, 2016 - 12:30 PM

The action movie star believes in the revolutionary power of social media but also cautions against its irresponsible use

REVOLUTIONARY. Actor Robin Padilla gives a talk on revolutions and passions. Photo by Rappler

Social Good Summit 2016: Using tech to hack PH progress

Sep 25, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Technology today provides all the tools needed to spur development exponentially but a better educational foundation and a whole of society approach is needed to drive it forward says a panel of the country’s premier tech thinkers

How COA, public can fight corruption using social media

Sep 25, 2016 - 9:30 AM

Commission on Audit Chairman Michael Aguinaldo says the agency is beefing up its use of social media to fight corrupt practices in government

In a time of trolls, PH journalists urged to ‘come together’

Sep 25, 2016 - 8:30 AM

How can you be objective in a world where being objective means you are hated for your job? asks Rappler reporter Pia Ranada during the 2030 Social Good Summit

FIGHTING TROLLS. Journalists Pia Ranada (3rd from left) and Vergel Santos (2nd from right) talk about the onslaught of hate messages journalists are receiving from the supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Social Good Summit 2016 in the Philippines trends

Sep 25, 2016 - 7:56 AM

Usually unsexy topics like tech innovation and social good do not gather much attention on social media but this summit helps prove there continues to be hope

The winning ideas from #HackSociety

Sep 24, 2016 - 10:04 PM

A look at some of ground up projects judged to have the most potential to drive progress

#HackSociety: 6 ideas for a climate-resilient PH

Sep 24, 2016 - 8:00 PM

An app to connect bikers to people needing emergency assistance charging stations powered by the sun? Here are ideas that might just change the world

PITCHING IDEAS. Groups pitch their ideas on how to help communities adapt to climate change and disasters. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Innovation +SocialGood: #2030Now #HackSociety

Sep 24, 2016 - 8:51 AM

Save the date On September 24 2016 Rappler in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme UNDP will once again host the annual Social Good Summit This year we want you to HackSociety

Rappler XChange: Your marketplace for ideas, learning, interaction

Sep 22, 2016 - 4:01 PM

Got an idea that can create positive impact? Join our nationwide network of innovators and let us help you promote your cause product or service

What is #HackSociety and how can you join?

Sep 01, 2016 - 2:19 PM

We are looking for 50 ideas that aim to address key issues in education jobs; food poverty alleviation; accountability governance; environment disasters; and peace development