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40 million people worldwide are victims of modern slavery – ILO

Sep 20, 2017 - 9:15 AM

7 in 10 victims are women and girls, while 25% are children

152 million children worldwide still engaged in labor – ILO

Sep 19, 2017 - 5:26 PM

Half of these child laborers are exposed to hazardous work

#2030NOW: Curbing hunger and restoring children's dignity

Sep 16, 2017 - 9:33 PM

The UN Sustainable Development Goals include achieving zero hunger, minimizing stunting by 40%, and reducing childhood wasting to less than 5%

UNITED FOR NUTRITION. Eunice Braga of Ogilvy & Mather presents United for Healthier Kids battle against malnutrition. Rappler photo

#2030NOW: Best cure for HIV/AIDS stigma? Love and acceptance

Sep 16, 2017 - 2:46 PM

One way to stop the growing HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Philippines is by fighting the stigma that comes with it, says Paul Junio of LoveYourself

WATCH: Innovate with Purpose: Leave No One Behind #2030NOW

Sep 16, 2017 - 1:24 PM

Watch the 2017 Manila Social Good Summit and join the discussion on how innovation should leave no one behind

WATCH: 2017 #InspireCourage +SocialGood stories

Sep 16, 2017 - 1:24 PM

Watch the #InspireCourage segment at the 2017 Manila Social Good Summit

#2030NOW: How an app safeguards women's reproductive health

Sep 16, 2017 - 1:09 PM

Zarina San Jose of the World Youth Alliance Philippines promotes an app that can help women monitor their menstrual health

Meet the speakers and guests at the 2017 Manila Social Good Summit

Sep 14, 2017 - 8:28 PM

The 2017 Manila Social Good will explore the purpose of innovation and will push back to the center stage the massive and urgent needs that the society faces

UN honors Zobel de Ayala as pioneer of sustainable development

Sep 14, 2017 - 4:55 PM

Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala becomes the first business leader from the Philippines and Southeast Asia to be recognized by the United Nations for efforts in championing sustainability

World lags badly on targets to slash TB, HIV, obesity – study

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:12 AM

Overall only a fifth of 37 health related targets set under the UN s Sustainable Development Goals SDGs adopted in 2015 are likely to be met

WATCH: How a barrio teacher made learning science easy

Sep 10, 2017 - 11:30 AM

Teacher Jennifer Rojo is one of the recipients of the 2017 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos award

SCIENCE MADE FUN. A Teacher in Tagaytay City makes learning science fun to students. Photo by Vee Salazar/Rappler

Can P16 a day save PH kids from malnutrition?

Sep 07, 2017 - 9:30 AM

The budget for the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s supplemental feeding program sees a drop of P1 billion

NUTRITION. Mother with her children during a feeding program in Malabon City on May 10, 2017. Photo by Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

#2030Now Innovate with Purpose: Leave No One Behind

Sep 06, 2017 - 12:00 AM

The Philippine Social Good Summit 2017 will challenge us to examine the purpose of innovation and ask the critical questions: Where are we? Where do we want to go? How do we get there?

JK Labajo on Maureen Wroblewitz: We're good friends

Aug 30, 2017 - 8:00 PM

JK says that he s not courting the Asia s Next Top Model winner

Ian Veneracion on leading ladies and finding 'A Love to Last'

Aug 30, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Ian talks about the challenges of his role in the hit TV series A Love to Last and gives tips on how not to fall in love

#2030Now: Innovate with purpose, leave no one behind

Aug 15, 2017 - 7:42 PM

The 2017 Social Good Summit in the Philippines will challenge us to examine the purpose of innovation and ask the critical questions: Where are we? Where do we want to go? How do we get there?

Anti-graft court orders arrest of Senator Honasan over PDAF scam

Aug 10, 2017 - 2:47 PM

2nd UPDATE Honasan unable to post bail on Thursday

ARREST ORDER. Gringo Honasan is the 4th Senator charged over pork barrel scam. File photo by Rappler

Gringo Honasan is 4th senator charged over PDAF scam

Aug 01, 2017 - 3:54 PM

Unlike the 3 other senators who are being tried for plunder Honasan faces graft charges for not following procurement rules in 2012

CHARGED. Senator Gregorio "Gringo" Honasan is charged for 2 counts of graft over an irregular pork barrel project in 2012. File photo by Rappler

CASER what? Campaign to promote PH-NDF talks launched

May 22, 2017 - 6:58 PM

Ibon Foundation launches CASERgoals a campaign to promote public awareness on talks to reform the country s socio economic policies

SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN. Ibon Foundation launches a social media campaign to promote understanding of talks on Comprehensive Agreement on Social and Economic Reforms or CASER. Rappler photo

Ubial urges LGUs to help stop PH malnutrition time bomb

May 04, 2017 - 4:08 PM

We are at a crossroads where decision and actions must be made that will have an impact on our children and the children of the future says Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial

FIGHT VS MALNUTRITION. Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial leads the launch of the Philippine Plan of Action for Nutrition 2017-2022l in Iloilo City on Tuesday. Photo by Rhaydz B. Barcia

2 billion people drinking contaminated water – WHO

Apr 13, 2017 - 11:22 AM

Hundreds of thousands of people die each year because they are forced to drink contaminated water the World Health Organization says urging large investments to help provide universal access to safe drinking water

Rappler Talk: VP Robredo on women's rights and the end to poverty

Mar 08, 2017 - 3:00 PM

On March 8 International Women’s Month Maria Ressa talks to Vice President Leni Robredo about what the government can do to invest in young girls today and end poverty by 2030

DOLE widens ban on child labor in agriculture

Jan 18, 2017 - 7:55 PM

The agriculture sector which employs more than 85 000 children has the highest incidence of child labor in the country

BIGGEST CHUNK. The agriculture sector has the most number of child laborers with more than 85,000 kids employed under it.

Gov't, ILO vow to free 1 million kids from child labor

Jan 12, 2017 - 5:40 PM

Their campaign 1MBatangMalaya aims to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goal to eliminate child labor by 2025

1 MILLION FREE KIDS. The International Labor Organization, together with several national government agencies, vows to end child labor by 2025. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

WATCH: Wayne Rooney's 5 best Manchester United goals

Jan 08, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Take a look back at Wayne Rooney s record breaking Manchester United career with his 5 best goals

LEGENDARY BOOT. Wayne Rooney has scored a number of memorable goals since joining Manchester United in 2004. Photo by Oli Scarff/AFP

Terminally ill 5-year-old Sunderland fan wins goal of the month

Jan 03, 2017 - 1:21 PM

Bradley Lowery beat Chelsea reserve goalkeeper Asmir Begovic from the penalty spot at halftime of their Premier League game last month to win BBC s December goal of the month award

Five-year-old Sunderland fan and cancer patient Bradley Lowery (L) warms up with Chelsea's striker Diego Costa ahead of the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Chelsea on December 14, 2016. Oli SCARFF / AFP

CONVERSATION: Make way for 2017

Dec 21, 2016 - 12:20 PM

Here s what people had to say about 2016 and how they intend to Make2017Great Celebrate New Year s Eve with Johnnie Walker Gold Label Reserve at the Palace and Chaos

How to fulfill your goals on schedule

Dec 06, 2016 - 4:50 PM

An installment card can help you get through the first stage of an important milestone

Seize the day: Tips for a successful you

Nov 28, 2016 - 4:26 PM

Pursue your personal definition of success may it be in your career personal growth relationships your finances

From selfies to squad goals, millennials can build better PH future

Nov 25, 2016 - 8:15 AM

Why I am confident our youth will make this country maybe even the world a better place

Wapres Kalla: Indonesia usung ‘RICE’ untuk perdagangan bebas Asia Pasifik

Nov 21, 2016 - 5:51 PM

Jusuf Kalla juga menyebutkan 3 langkah untuk mengantisipasi lambannya pertumbuhan ekonomi global

Wapres RI Jusuf Kalla (keempat dari kanan baris depan) saat menghadiri APEC di Lima, Peru, pada 20 November 2016. Foto dari Kantor Wakil Presiden RI

WATCH: Batman kicks field goal at college football game

Nov 19, 2016 - 12:17 PM

The Caped Crusader puts the pigskin between the uprights and all is right with Gotham City again

IT'S GOOD. Batman's newest super power is putting 3 points on the board. Screenshot from Twitter

Bulk of world's child deaths in just 10 countries – study

Nov 11, 2016 - 9:14 AM

Accelerated investment in child survival is imperative to meet the UN s Sustainable Development Goals authors of the study say

Peparnas XV Jabar: Ketika tuna netra bermain bola

Oct 17, 2016 - 11:59 PM

Olahraga ini mengandalkan kekuatan pendengaran

Tim kesehatan Peparnas XV/2016 Jabar memasang kain kassa di mata atlet goal ball menjelang pertandingan di Sport Center Arcamanik Kota Bandung, Minggu (16/10). Foto oleh Yuli Saputra/Rappler

Financial milestones that are #WorthIt

Oct 17, 2016 - 5:01 PM

How do you know you’re going in the right financial direction? Watch these videos and be inspired

The winning ideas from #HackSociety

Sep 24, 2016 - 10:04 PM

A look at some of ground up projects judged to have the most potential to drive progress

SGS 2016: UN exec says new hacks needed for world's problems

Sep 24, 2016 - 10:00 PM

No contribution is too small to make a difference says UN resident coordinator Ola Almgren

IT'S EVERYONE'S JOB. United Nations Resident Coordinator Ola Amgren said that all contributions matter in achieving the sustainable development goals.

UN PH chief: 'Social enterprises means to achieving SDGs'

Jul 18, 2016 - 7:51 PM

Now is the time to move beyond good will and advocacy and show leadership innovation and share resources says UN Resident Coordinator in the Philippines Ola Almgren

DOH scaling up community approach to end HIV epidemic

Jul 15, 2016 - 8:49 AM

To address the increasing prevalence of HIV AIDS in the country the health department is launching a two pronged response to halt and reverse the spread of the infection

P2.6 billion spent on CSR programs in 2015 - LCF

Jul 15, 2016 - 8:15 AM

League of Corporate Foundation member companies spent a total of P2 6B for their CSR programs centered around the UN s Sustainable Development Goals

COMMITTED. Members of the League of Corporate Foundations (LCF) receive their plaque of recognition for their many years of membership in the league. Photo by Dulfo P. Dulfo/Rappler

[Dash of SAS] Pleasure points

Jun 17, 2016 - 11:00 PM

The Pleasure Project is on a relentless pursuit of pleasure in the name of accessible and appealing sex education

In the aftermath of Paris Agreement, nature and humanity lose

May 21, 2016 - 11:24 AM

Accepting the Paris Agreement without question risks us wasting another 15 vital years on distracting public opinion and creating the illusion that something positive is happening

FIGHTING CLIMATE CHANGE. A general view of delegates attending the World Conference Center in Bonn, Germany, 16 May 2016. Photo by Maja Hitij/EPA

Melinda Gates donates $80 million to close gender data gap

May 18, 2016 - 3:21 PM

She says the funding would allow the collection of data in areas such as time use unpaid work and economic empowerment

GENDER GAP. Melinda Gates, wife of Bill Gates, participates in the 4th Women Deliver Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, 17 May 2016, where she annonced that the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will donate 80 million US dollars to the work of collecting data on the world's women. Photo by Liselotte Sabroe/EPA

WATCH: All 40 Luis Suarez La Liga goals

May 15, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Barcelona s Luis Suarez is the first player in 7 years to outshine Messi and Ronaldo to win the Pichichi award Relive each goal along the way

OUT OF THE SHADOWS. Luis Suarez scored 40 goals - including 3 in a La Liga-clinching win over Granada - to win the Pichichi award. Photo by Alberto Estevez/EPA

PH to launch world's first 'AIDS Hour' on May 14

May 13, 2016 - 4:15 PM

Filipinos are encouraged to light a candle from 6 pm to 7 pm on Saturday May 14 to commemorate the lives of those who died from HIV and AIDS

Photo c/o Project Red Ribbon

INFOGRAPHIC: Why sustainable business is good business

May 05, 2016 - 10:50 AM

The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals can be a framework

Filipino youth to next leaders: 'We want jobs, education, and healthcare'

May 05, 2016 - 10:01 AM

The voice of the youth must be at the heart of every conversation regarding their future

Image courtesy Nico Aquino / Rappler

Increasing productivity key to revive growth in Asia-Pacific

May 01, 2016 - 3:57 PM

Along with the economic slowdown progress in poverty reduction is slowing inequalities are rising and prospects of decent employment are weakening

POOR. Filipino residents living in shanties along a river bank collect useful items in the trash in Pasay City, south of Manila, Philippines, 27 December 2014. File photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

Filipino youth to tackle SDGs, voter education

Apr 29, 2016 - 6:01 PM

Join Youth Vote Philippines and the United Nations Population Fund on Saturday April 30 at SM Aura in Taguig City

UNDP: Invest in people to sustain growth in Asia-Pacific

Apr 26, 2016 - 2:37 PM

If countries do not start planning for this demographic change they will miss out on a unique opportunity to boost growth and investments for the future says the United Nations Development Programme UNDP in its latest Regional Human Development Report

PEOPLE POWER. Investing in education will help sustain growth in the region according to a UNDP study. Photo by Joshua Ruizo