adoption in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on adoption in the Philippines

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New law absolves adoptive parents who tampered with child's birth record

Mar 14, 2019 - 7:10 PM

With the correction of the birth records, the adoptive parents may enter into administrative proceedings to legally adopt the child

BIRTH. Indonesian Dinar, 38-year-old, tends to her newborn baby named after the KRI floating hospital Dian Suharsi On the floating hospital in Pantoloan on October 6, 2018. Photo by Adek Berry/AFP

Senate approves bill simplifying adoption process

Dec 10, 2018 - 1:10 PM

The bill seeks to address lengthy and costly adoption proceedings

Thinking of adopting a child? Here's how

Feb 08, 2018 - 8:08 PM

Close to 6,500 Filipino children are in need of a permanent home

ADOPTION. Parents thinking of adopting in the Philippines may do so under Republic Act No. 8552 and 8043. Graphic by Nico Villarete/Rappler

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4 key issues that divide SC justices in Grace Poe case

Feb 03, 2016 - 9:39 AM

The Supreme Court ponders its role as it weighs evidence on presidential candidate Grace Poe’s residency and citizenship

Have coffee, pet a cat

Aug 11, 2015 - 2:30 PM

The ‘catvocacy’ of Cat Café Manila is to let new guests experience how puspins or pusang Pinoy can be great pets and be adopted by responsible pet owners

girl with mama cat

Forever homes, loving families

Mar 17, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Complete papers pedigree and a high price don’t make for a better pet — a loving family and space to roam do

MEET MOMO. Momo is from the Mandaluyong Animal Shelter (MAS). PAWS helps MAS by spaying and neutering the dogs, a few at a time, to get them ready for adoption. Momo had leg surgery and is ready to go to a loving home. All photos courtesy of Kathy Moran