Frederico - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Frederico


In hiding street children for APEC, PH gov't violating rights

Nov 18, 2015 - 3:54 PM

During the preparations for the APEC Summit was child protection just an excuse to hide the marginalized communities?

STREET CHILDREN HIDDEN? Catherine Scerri of Bahay Tuluyan opposes the hiding of the marginalized whenever there are international events. File photo by Fritzie Rodriguez/Rappler

After Frederico: 'No more children at RAC'

Feb 27, 2015 - 11:00 AM

The Reception and Action Center in Manila can only resume its operations after meeting standards of government run residential facilities

Probe of Frederico’s former shelter pushed in House

Feb 26, 2015 - 12:52 PM

Aside from Manila s Reception and Action Center RAC lawmakers also want to look into the state of all other child shelters in the country

CHILDREN'S WELFARE. A poster used by NGOs and children's rights advocates during a protest calling for the closure of Manila RAC. All photos from Bahay Tuluyan

DSWD to shut down facility where Frederico was found

Jan 16, 2015 - 5:47 PM

Remember Frederico? The center where his infamous photo was taken might soon close says DSWD

Photo from Bahay Tuluyan

'Caged' street kids for papal visit? No such thing, says gov’t

Jan 15, 2015 - 3:39 PM

Top government officials deny a report saying street children in Metro Manila were locked up in filthy detention centres to keep the streets clean for the Pope s arrival

A student activist holds a placard to welcome Pope Francis in Manila, the Philippines, 14 January 2015. Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Five stories that moved us in 2014

Dec 25, 2014 - 8:31 PM

Here are the best MovePH stories that moved you in 2014

Frederico: From Facebook to the Senate

Dec 11, 2014 - 3:34 PM

Two Senate resolutions have been filed seeking a probe into the rehabilitation centers for street children

Philippines probes 'prison'-like children's center

Nov 17, 2014 - 7:51 PM

There has been a growing outcry over conditions at the government run Manila children s center following the publication of photographs of an emaciated child

photo from Bahay Tuluyan's Facebook

Manila gives in to citizens' call to protect street kids

Nov 12, 2014 - 4:43 PM

A photo of a nearly lifeless street kid sparks outrage online and prompts the Manila Mayor to take action but will he keep his promise?

'Frederico' found home: Join the Nov 10 peaceful day of action

Nov 02, 2014 - 9:26 AM

The Fredericos of our country are waiting they have been waiting for a long time See you on November 10 peaceful day of action