Filipino children - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino children


Rappler Talk: Saving kids from drugs, criminality

Nov 08, 2017 - 2:36 PM

Rappler talks with Council for the Welfare of Children Executive Director Mitch Cajayon-Uy regarding the current state of Filipino children, as well as the council's campaign to save kids from criminality

In a time of 'pervasive' violence, build 'caring communities' for children

Oct 26, 2017 - 12:10 PM

Clinical psychologist Maria Lourdes Carandang says parents should be good role models to their kids to counter what is happening in Philippine society today

'PLIGHT OF CHILDREN.' Clinical psychologist Lourdes Carandang delivers her lecture at the Ateneo Professional Schools on October 25. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Zamboanga del Norte: Highest number of stunted children

Jun 10, 2016 - 5:00 PM

The Philippines ranks 10th in the world with the biggest number of children with stunted growth What s being done about it?

Junrey Balawing, 23 years old and 2 feet in height. Photo by Gualberto Laput

World Vision Run: Give kids a healthy start in life

May 19, 2016 - 9:11 PM

Announcement: The annual World Vision Run is happening on June 26 at the Blue Bay Walk in Pasay City

KathNiel tops Filipino children's favorite TV stars – study

Dec 10, 2015 - 3:45 PM

At the time of the survey the movie Crazy Beautiful You featuring Bernardo and Padilla – collectively known as KathNiel – was recently shown in Philippine cinemas

Good or bad? Most Filipino children glued to teleseryes

Dec 10, 2015 - 11:56 AM

The National Council for Children s Television urges media companies to produce more TV programs sensitive to the developmental needs of a child

CHILDREN AND TELEVISION. A recent study reveals most children watch television during prime time (5 pm to 10 pm) and prefer watching teleseryes. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

World Vision Run 2015: Run to make a difference

Jun 19, 2015 - 3:58 PM

Proceeds of the event will benefit World Vision s child sponsorship program currently reaching out to about 100 000 Filipino children

Volunteerism: Changing the world one child at a time

Feb 08, 2015 - 7:00 AM

On weekdays Te Candano works at a bank processing remittances from seafarers On weekends she serves as a volunteer helping put a smile on kids faces

Child poverty increasing in PH – study

Oct 10, 2014 - 6:29 PM

A gov t think tank says 13 4M Filipino children were experiencing poverty in 2009 Priority in interventions should be given to the Zamboanga Peninsula Eastern Visayas and the ARMM

Filipino children line up in a feeding program. File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Parents and Fil-Am kids: Contending balikbayans

Sep 20, 2014 - 7:00 PM

Suddenly the child who is supposed to grow up 95 American now wants to visit and spend time in the home country while their elders re insert themselves into the communities they abandoned