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PH still far from becoming PWD-inclusive, says UP study

Jun 25, 2018 - 10:36 PM

Only 60% of local government units have a Persons with Disability Office (PDAO), says a study by the UP-CLRG

UP's Dr. Erwin Alampay believes that the presence of a PDAO in each LGU increases the chance of change for the sector, end poverty, ensure inclusive quality education, and promote sustainable, economic growth.

Congress 'absolutely needs' to clarify BBL will not grant secession – Carpio

Jun 23, 2018 - 4:10 PM

'If there is even a shadow of doubt, then the right to self-determination can be interpreted in the light of the long history of secessionist movements,' says Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio

CLARIFY BBL. Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio calls on Congress to clarify provisions in the Bangsamoro Basic Law which may open up the possibility of secession. Photo by Rappler

Brillantes: Federalism 'next logical step' in empowering local gov'ts

Aug 06, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Former UP National College of Public Administration and Governance dean Alex Brillantes Jr says federalism can be one fundamental reform that can transform and empower frontline government units

105 new lawmakers take crash course in legislation

Jul 06, 2016 - 8:32 PM

A mock session is conducted to show the neophyte lawmakers what happens during a regular session at the House of Representatives

MOCK SESSION. Neophyte legislators attend a mock session at the House of Representatives plenary hall on July 6. Photo by Mara Cepeda

HIGHLIGHTS: Aquino's last mile: Ramping up and sustaining 'Daang Matuwid'

Aug 03, 2015 - 8:49 AM

The BID consortium together with the Konrad Adenaeur Stiftung MAP and Rappler held a conference on August 3 2015 to assess the accomplishments and remaining initiatives of the Aquino administration

#PHVote: May 12 forum to define 'The Leader I Want'

Apr 27, 2015 - 12:00 PM

UPDATED On May 12 2015 Rappler together with top Philippine academic universities is organizing a forum on leadership that aims to define the qualities of leadership critical for the country s next generation of leaders

What opportunities await Filipino youth in ASEAN integration?

Mar 05, 2015 - 4:48 PM

Attend UGNAYAN 2015 a conversation that tackles the challenges the Filipino youth need to overcome and the opportunities that will be available for them in the ASEAN community

Lawyer mulls contempt charges against Aquino

Jul 25, 2014 - 12:18 PM

Lawyer Harry Roque says President Aquino enjoys immunity from suit but he must be reminded of the Constitution and the limits of Executive power

DEEPER TIES. President Benigno Aquino III says his one-day Japan trip will further deepen bilateral ties with the Philippines' top trading partner and ODA source. Malacañang file photo

Noche buena with Tacloban Iskos: The blessing was on us

Jan 01, 2014 - 7:23 PM

One of the UP Tacloban students told us: Thank you for spending your time with us for sacrificing for making us feel that we are not alone

UP fact-finding committee: Solis plagiarized 7 times

Oct 11, 2013 - 5:48 PM

The report of the fact finding committee reveals that Mark Solis submitted plagiarized photos to at least 7 competitions

Aquino appoints new CHED commissioners

Sep 26, 2013 - 8:09 PM

The appointment of Dr Minella Alarcon and Dr Alex Brillantes Jr comes as the commission prepares for the ASEAN 2015 and tries to restructure higher education in the country

Institutions hit Solis' plagiarism

Sep 25, 2013 - 11:01 PM

Different institutions condemn the plagiary of photos by Mark Joseph Solis

UP to investigate photo plagiarism case

Sep 23, 2013 - 10:52 PM

UPDATED The UP National College of Public Administration and Governance NCPAG will investigate Mark Joseph Solis for violation of the student code

MORE EVIDENCE. Photos show that Mark Joseph Solis entered various competition with plagiarized photos. Graphic by Mara Mercado/Rappler

Senate 101 for Nancy Binay

Jun 17, 2013 - 10:15 PM

After packaging herself as a mother daughter and sister Nancy Binay tries her hand at a new role: student legislator

LEARNING BASICS. Senator-elect Nancy Binay takes a crash course on the legislative mill, the budget process and the use of the pork barrel.

Nancy Binay follows Miriam’s advice, learns basics

Jun 17, 2013 - 12:26 PM

Nancy Binay says she is taking a crash course on legislation not because of her detractors but for self enhancement

STUDENT POLITICIANS. Senator-elect Nancy Binay and Laguna 3rd District Congresswoman-elect Sol Aragones attend an orientation ceremony at the UP NCPAG for their crash courses on legislation. Photo by Rappler/Ayee Macaraig

Will Congress kill itself? Let’s talk pol dynasties

Jan 23, 2013 - 9:48 PM

Candidates academics poll watchdogs hold forum Jan 24 on how to move the anti dynasty campaign forward Rappler liveblogs the event