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Soliman: We welcome ‘evidence-based criticism'

Jan 29, 2015 - 7:48 PM

Saying the department also welcomes constructive engagement the DSWD recognizes media practitioners who publish the most number of positive stories

NO REGRETS. DSWD Secretary Corazon Soliman says the P4.8 million spent on a recent Batangas trip for street families is 'worth the investment.' File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

DSWD spends P4.8M on street families' Batangas trip

Jan 27, 2015 - 5:15 PM

DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano Soliman during a Senate committee hearing defends her department s decision to take street families to out of town trips called family camps

Hidden from the Pope?: Netizens, DSWD speak up on #streetkids

Jan 22, 2015 - 11:52 AM

Discussion on the disappearance of street families in Manila during the papal visit

Conversation: Were #streetkids hidden from Pope Francis?

Jan 21, 2015 - 4:00 PM

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Were street families hidden from the Pope?

Jan 21, 2015 - 8:00 AM

About 400 individuals from street families under the DSWD s MCCT program in Malate are brought to a resort in Nasugbu Batangas during the papal visit

CHILDREN. Pope Francis meeting children at an event in Manila on January 16, 2015. Photo from Osservatore Romano/AFP

Conditional cash transfer program to cover street families

Oct 27, 2014 - 11:09 PM

The government s flagship poverty alleviation program used to benefit only permanent residents of impoverished areas Now it will cover those who move from place to place or who live in cemeteries for example

Lawmakers question DSWD's conditional cash transfer program

Aug 28, 2014 - 8:40 PM

Members of Congress grill Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman over her agency s 2015 budget

Sleeping above tombs and living among the dead

Aug 21, 2014 - 5:25 PM

None of the residents are afraid of the dead There are other things to be afraid of they say like the lack of means to continue living

HOME. A mother plays with her 4-year-old daughter and her young nephew. The tomb made of granite serves as their bed. All photos by Fritzie Rodriguez/Rappler.com

Families living under Quirino Bridge strive to survive

Jun 04, 2014 - 4:58 PM

For families living in Estero de Pandacan surviving each day is a battle without government support

RISKY PLACE. Shelters made of scrap wood hang only a few feet above the water of Estero de Pandacan.

DSWD to hire 1,200 new staff for aid programs

Mar 22, 2014 - 2:00 PM

DSWD is looking for area coordinators supervisors enumerators and encoders for its programs for the elderly and vulnerable families

BENEFICIARIES. DSWD staff listens to the stories of its aid beneficiaries. DSWD is currently in need of new staff to support their programs. File photo from Kerwin Macopia/DSWD