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#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, August 12-19, 2017

Aug 20, 2017 - 2:28 PM

Must watch videos from this week

KIAN IS MY SON. Saldy delos Santos holds up his son's school ID, their only proper photo of their son. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

Taguiwalo to CA: Why no explanation for rejection?

Aug 18, 2017 - 2:38 PM

‘Given that I served for one year I would have expected candor and frankness from the members who voted against my appointment ’ says the rejected Cabinet official

APPOINTMENT. Former DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo during her confirmation hearing on August 16. Photo by Alex Nueva Espana/PRIB

Leftist lawmakers slam CA for 'bias vs poor'

Aug 16, 2017 - 4:42 PM

UPDATED Lawmakers in the House Makabayan bloc call out the Commission on Appointments for rejecting the DSWD appointment of Judy Taguiwalo a nominee of the Left in the Duterte Cabinet

SECRETARY NO MORE. Judy Taguiwalo, President Rodrigo Duterte's first DSWD secretary. File Malacañang photo

How a father fled Marawi to save kids, wife in labor

May 27, 2017 - 8:08 PM

Through social media Agos Tabang Sibilyan and government help a father brings his wife to a hospital in Iligan City where she gives birth to a healthy baby boy

WATCH: Help arrives in earthquake-hit Batangas island

Apr 14, 2017 - 10:55 AM

A day after Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo visited Tingloy town in Batangas relief goods start to come in as promised

Over 7,000 families affected by Typhoon Nina still in evacuation centers

Jan 02, 2017 - 4:33 PM

Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo also calls on the public to report irregularities in the distribution of relief goods

EVACUATION CENTER. A cop in Malilipot town in Catanduanes visits families that sought shelter at San Jose Elementary School during Typhoon Nina

Do not give alms to beggars this Christmas – DSWD

Dec 18, 2014 - 5:22 PM

Giving alms encourage street kids to go caroling on the streets is risky squeeze themselves between vehicles tap on car windows jump from one public utility vehicle to another

Soliman: Anti-poverty programs take time

Oct 29, 2014 - 6:47 PM

Secretary Dinky Soliman says that DSWD still vows to intensify programs against hunger and poverty even as a recent SWS survey shows more families consider themselves poor

Lawmakers question DSWD's conditional cash transfer program

Aug 28, 2014 - 8:40 PM

Members of Congress grill Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman over her agency s 2015 budget

‘Humanitarian crisis’ in Zamboanga – DSWD

Sep 21, 2013 - 4:24 PM

More than 120 000 have fled the fighting In 57 evacuation centers tents are very fragile posing massive problem for children women the elderly the babies and their lactating mothers

MORE HELP NEEDED. Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman says more food, clothes, educational materials, and toys for children are needed. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/ Rappler