food-poor - updates

Rappler's latest stories on food-poor


SWS: 10.5M Filipino families identify as poor in Q1 2016

May 27, 2016 - 1:35 PM

The results of the latest Social Weather Stations survey reflect an improvement in self rated poverty in all regions except in Mindanao the lowest in over 4 years

SWS: 36% of Filipinos identify themselves as 'food-poor'

May 05, 2015 - 5:16 PM

Around 7 9 million Filipinos consider themselves food poor the latest SWS survey results show


More Filipino families consider themselves poor – survey

Oct 27, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Households in Metro Manila now need a monthly budget P15 000 334 for home expenses for them not to be considered poor – an increase from the P12 000 267 previously needed

DSWD survey: Beneficiaries spend P200 on food daily

Oct 22, 2014 - 7:59 PM

About 72 of respondents say they spend at least P200 on daily meals Majority say their food budget only partly covers 3 meals a day

#PugadBaboy: Rich food, poor food

May 03, 2014 - 5:00 AM

PH food wastage: Think twice before wasting your meal

Mar 20, 2014 - 6:12 PM

There is enough food in the world for everyone but one third of all food is wasted globally

FOOD LOSS. Among developing countries like the Philippines, food loss occurs even before consumption. Food is already lost during the production and postharvest stages. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP