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'Based on both Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility, we will no longer consider Trump National Doral, Miami, as the Host Site for the G-7 in 2020,' Trump says in a tweet
Climate change, the Amazon, and Metro Manila congestion
The winning group of the 2019 Social Good Summit gender equality huddle highlights the need to set up intimate discussions on SOGIE since conversations on social media may be alienating to some
Advocates talk about the importance of ending gender inequality during one of the Huddle sessions of the 2019 Social Good Summit
The winning group proposes to turn sari-sari stores into refilling stations and exchange sachets for coins to address the country’s plastic waste at the 2019 Social Good Summit
Companies usually plant trees or hold feeding programs as part of corporate social responsibility. But a one-day effort will not suffice.
The summit will gather over 100 key government officials from provincial and national offices, private sector leaders, and members of the Palawan working press
'This campaign is not just about women.... It's about the entire nation. It's about calling for respect in so many different ways,' says SPARK! Program Manager Kassandra Barnes
The favorite pasalubong from Baguio brings home the argument about climate change
The problem of disinformation requires solutions that look at the root of what makes people susceptible to them in the first place
'She seems like a very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future. So nice to see!' climate-skeptic Trump tweets, alongside a clip of the speech
Ira Cruz of AltMobility tells the story of how commuters decided to do something about the unpredictable public transport situation in the country
Aside from a rail-based mass transport system, urban planner Paulo Alcazaren also points out the need for pedestrian systems
'The climate emergency is a race we are losing, but it is a race we can win,' says UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
While use of refillables and package-free purchasing is becoming trendy among the wealthy, what do we do about the 'tingi' and sari-sari store culture among most Filipinos that contribute to plastic waste?
Tech entrepreneur Andrew Keen, Google's Irene Jay Liu, and Democracy & Disinformation consortium convenor John Nery discuss solutions to the 'crisis of democracy'
7 years of Social Good summits is just the start. Our global, collective action is key
Organizations share how they work with communities to save a forest within a city, connect farmers to consumers, and turn plastic waste into furniture and other useful items
(UPDATED) Communication helps them collaborate by understanding each other's problems
Oxfam Pilipinas’ SHE projects envisions ‘a world where consent is valued, pleasure is acceptable, and sexual health and satisfaction are achieved’
'Before you are able to design cities that work for our citizens, we need to understand who are our citizens. You have to remember that people live in cities because the opportunities are there,' says Ira Cruz of AltMobility
But the 'How To Fix the Future' author says this democracy crisis can be fixed
In Quezon City alone, Joy Belmonte says 4 big-ticket infrastucture programs will be constructed simultaneously
The MMDA chairman is a presidential appointee who coordinates with 17 elected metro mayors
How can we cut through the social media noise and build communities of action that will help make the world a better place?
Participants of the 2019 Social Good Summit say the plastics problem in the country must also be treated as a social and economic issue
With the theme 'Insight for Impact,' the summit hopes to challenge Filipinos to cut through the social media noise to build communities of action that will help make the world a better place
During the #InspireCourage session, speakers will answer basic questions: What do they do exactly? Why are they passionate about this initiative? How can other people help?
In the long list of Metro Manila problems, what should be prioritized and where should city mayors look first? We asked our readers.
Going zero-waste might seem intimidating. But a blossoming online community in the Philippines will tell you that your zero-waste journey can start with the little things and the mini wins.
The fund would help reinforce the military operations of the West African countries in their fight against jihadist attacks in the region
The 2019 Manila Social Good Summit hopes to showcase how engaging communities and citizens can help them face challenges such as the environmental crisis and urban congestion
Snapshots of the zero waste movement in the Philippines
The world-renowned commentator on the digital revolution is the keynote speaker of the 2019 Social Good Summit
'We are the first generation of people who have the power to build machines with the capability to make decisions that have in the past only been made by people,' says Microsoft president Brad Smith
'To talk or accept anything from France, with the best possible intentions, he has to withdraw these words, and from there we can talk,' says Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro
Beijing repeatedly accuses foreign governments of interfering over Hong Kong, and Geng says on Tuesday the G7 is 'meddling' and 'harboring evil intentions'
(UPDATED) 'We appreciate (the offer), but maybe those resources are more relevant to reforest Europe,' Onyx Lorenzoni, chief of staff to President Jair Bolsonaro, says
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's endorsement of vicious personal comments about French President Emmanuel Macron's wife posted online appear to force their relationship to a new low
The worsening crisis has fueled a row between President Jair Bolsonaro and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, who has been piling pressure on Bolsonaro to do more to protect the forest
(UPDATED) 'I knew everything he (Macron) was doing and I approved everything he was doing,' says US President Donald Trump, adding that the French president 'asked for my approval'
The money will made available immediately to help restore the habitat, including areas that have been hit by the fires, the British government says in a statement
Questions over the G7 group's unity threaten to draw attention away from the work at hand
Donald Trump's major trade deal with Japan is overshadowed by a mix-up over his apparent expression of regret for the latest escalation in the US-China dispute
(UPDATED) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's presence is not announced and represents an attempt by French host Emmanuel Macron to find a way to soothe tensions between Iran and the US
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe takes the opposite view, saying North Korea's latest missile test was a clear violation of UN rules
Asked about inviting Russia to next year's G7 Summit, US President Donald Trump responds: 'That I don't know. It's certainly possible.'
(UPDATED) Johnson presses a common message from European leaders at the summit about Trump's escalating trade war with China
(UPDATED) Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe confirms the US and Japan 'successfully reached consensus' after 'intense' negotiations