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Children in conflict with the law: Cracks in Juvenile Justice Act

Nov 13, 2016 - 11:39 PM

Part 3: With calls to lower the age of criminal liability social workers and pro child groups say proper implementation of the law not amendment is needed

CRACKS IN THE LAW. Should the age of criminal responsibility be lowered? President Rodrigo Duterte says so but social workers and pro-child groups oppose the call.

When 'Houses of Hope' fail children in conflict with the law

Nov 07, 2016 - 5:13 PM

Part 2: With crowded unsanitary and unhealthy environments some youth centers fail to rehabilitate and transform child offenders

HOPE STILL ALIVE? Some rehabilitation centers for child offenders have poor to inhumane conditions.

Embracing humanity: 'Yakap,' the documentary on children with special needs

Sep 18, 2016 - 6:26 PM

Without a doubt children with special needs or disabilities and their families are a worthy subject for a film Yet even without these in consideration – and solely by its artistic merits – the documentary film Yakap is worth watching

Screengrab from YouTube/Center for Possibilites Foundation Inc

PH's 'Unang Yakap' can save babies in Western Pacific

Mar 05, 2015 - 5:53 PM

WHO says immediate skin to skin contact between a newborn and mother – a concept born in Manila – is beneficial during the first critical hours after birth

UNANG YAKAP. Filipino mothers breastfeed their newly born babies during the 'First Embrace' campaign for Early Essential Newborn Care of the World Health Organization (WHO) inside Fabella government maternity hospital in Manila, Philippines, March 4, 2015. Photo by Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA