Rappler's latest stories on sustainability
Last month’s fashion shows displayed designers’ eagerness to contribute to climate change efforts
Join us on September 30, 10 am as we celebrate and find ways to support our Filipino engineers
Advocates talk about the importance of ending gender inequality during one of the Huddle sessions of the 2019 Social Good Summit
'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
Aside from a rail-based mass transport system, urban planner Paulo Alcazaren also points out the need for pedestrian systems
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'
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
Oxfam Pilipinas’ SHE projects envisions ‘a world where consent is valued, pleasure is acceptable, and sexual health and satisfaction are achieved’
Participants of the 2019 Social Good Summit say the plastics problem in the country must also be treated as a social and economic issue
Trakaro is an online sustainability rating platform that aims to promote sustainable tourism in the Philippines
The 2019 Social Good Summit in the Philippines challenges us to cut through the social media noise so we build communities of action that will help make the world a better place
Be the next Manila Water Foundation Prize for Engineering Excellence awardee and get a chance to promote your social development projects
The Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities urges the mayors to make a plan of cooperation linking Pasig, Quezon City, Makati, San Juan, and Manila via protected bicycle lanes
It is not 'wealthy country warming' that is happening, but global warming. We all live in a planet that has been warming.
An opposition political party Sustainability Network challenges the constitutionality of Bolsonaro's decision that granted millions of Brazilians the right to carry loaded weapons in public
'While we're doing Build, Build, Build, we can't catch up with the infrastructure with the growing population of the Philippines,' says Philippine Alliance for Recycling and Materials Sustainability founding president Crispian Lao
Janice Lao is the first Filipino and Asian to win the prestigious edie Award for Sustainability Leader of the Year
Disinformation is one of the key trends in media in 2018 – here's what could make a society more vulnerable to it than others
Manila ranked poorly in the social, environmental, and economic sub-indices of the 2018 Sustainable Cities Index and 'needs to reinvent itself'
(Updated) On Monday, October 29, at least 22 groups of students and young professionals will be in the Rappler newsroom for a two-day ideathon, where they will think, create, and make the first step in building their innovative ventures
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III hopes to treat at least 2.5 million Filipinos with tuberculosis by 2020, but advocates say that the country's response to the disease is still lacking
Cancers, heart and blood-vessel disease, diabetes, and chronic respiratory disease have combined to kill 12.5 million people aged 30 to 70 worldwide in 2016
Deadline for submission of entries has been extended until September 30, 2018. Rappler is a media partner for the 'Building An Inclusive Future' contest.
The Philippines 'outperforms' Malaysia and Thailand due to a major improvement in its social pillar, boasting the 'most educated population' among all low income countries
There are new emergent threats to water in the 21st century
Philippine start-up teams Arooga Health and Phinix bag two of the five 2018 Asia-Pacific Youth SDG Innovative Awards in China
Representing the Philippines, the team of Where There Is Hope will be highlighting their advocacy for mental health awareness at the United Nations Youth Assembly this coming August
A study shows that the Philippines generates 2.7 million metric tons of plastic garbage every year
The establishment of critical habitats is part of the 25-year strategy designed to safeguard the future of the species
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources says the local government has issued a final notice to vacate to 24 families residing along Corong Corong beach
'We remain to be challenged both for stunting, also for malnutrition of mothers, malnutrition of adults, malnutrition of children,' says National Nutrition Council Executive Director Maria-Bernardita Flores
Here are some points to consider on how university campuses can achieve sustainable mobility culture
Out with the old and in with the new in 2018 – get discounts when you trade in your old activewear
The livelihood assistance may be availed of via the agency’s Sustainable Livelihood Program
The International Labor Organization says that from 2000 to 2015, life expectancy in the Philippines grew by 5 years – the fastest increase observed since the 1960s
Environmental planners discuss what went wrong in the post-Yolanda rehabilitation which can be avoided in the rebuilding of war-torn Marawi City
PRESS RELEASE: Pasig, Parañaque, and Marikina city governments will receive assistance to implement projects that address the impact of climate change
Whether you’re a restaurant owner, a fishing boat maker, a fish buyer, a nutritionist, a farmer, a housewife, or simply a diner who loves seafood, it’s time to think about where your fish comes from and how it's caught
Apa sih #Ngobrolin2030? Ada apa dengan angka 2030 sampai harus diobrolin segala?
The report notes, however, that extreme poverty in the region dropped to 7% as of 2013 from a high of 17% in 2005
On Monday, November 13, Rappler and the ASEAN Impact Challenge talk about innovation as a catalyst for an inclusive ASEAN
Millennials, or those born in the 1980s to 1990s, drive about 24% of the current pool of social enterprises
Families of young PWDs are prioritized in this project because they are in most need of a decent house
AIESEC Indonesia mengadakan kampanye WALK 4 SDGS di 12 kota pada 29 Oktober 2017
As disasters compete for our attention, they make it harder for people in poor, marginalized and war-torn regions to access adequate food
Lessen your impact on the environment while traveling with these tips