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Rappler's latest stories on OpenRoads


Southern Leyte gov't on viral road complaint: 'We're doing something'

May 26, 2016 - 6:02 PM

The Philippine Rural Development Project is set to fund a P232 million rehabilitation project concreting 19 4 kilometer roads and 3 bridges in Liloan Southern Leyte

NASAAN ANG GOBYERNO? Facebook user Irnah Limen shared how the government of Southern Leyte turns a blind eye on the plight of Liloan commuters.

Rappler, Twitter release #PHVote emoji for the 2016 elections

May 07, 2016 - 11:00 AM

On election day tweet using PHVote

Local roads, progress, and 2016 elections: Will voters choose wisely?

May 05, 2016 - 11:59 AM

Will voters elect leaders capable of long term planning? Or will they fall for empty promises again?

No movie, no map, no money: Local road financing innovations

Apr 22, 2016 - 2:51 PM

We want to discuss another way to make money Money for local roads in the Philippines

DIRT ROAD. Access to Paradise? Source: Author

Dear next president: PH roads are death traps, how will you make them safe?

Apr 22, 2016 - 11:11 AM

Road crashes shatter lives tip families into poverty and burden our public health system

BETTER MEASURES. Following a tragic bus accident, Malacañang gave assurances it is doing its part in ensuring road safety. Photo by EPA/Francis Malasig

Arbitrary? Motorcycle riders protest LED light policy

Jan 28, 2016 - 3:42 PM

Vague Land Transportation Office guidelines result in arbitrary apprehensions and double standards in implementation riders say

LIST: 74 provinces qualify for P6.5-B budget on road rehab

Jan 09, 2016 - 9:00 AM

UPDATED Check whether your province will be upgrading parts of your provincial road network here

5 iconic roads in the Philippines

Dec 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Going on a road trip? Tweet us your favorite spots along the road with OpenRoads

SCENIC HIGHWAY. Subic-Clark-Tarlac Highway offers a scenic drive. Photo by Henry Famuleras.

#OpenRoads: Share photos of roads that matter to you

Dec 04, 2015 - 2:12 PM

Help improve roads in the Philippines by sharing the status of roads in your area on social media

#OpenRoads: What roads matter to you?

Nov 30, 2015 - 6:54 PM

Using hashtags OpenRoads and TheLeaderIWant let s talk about roads that are important to you and your community and what it takes to improve the Philippine road network

#TheLeaderIWant: Cebu youth identify roads that matter to them

Nov 28, 2015 - 3:23 PM

Cebu students say road networks will be a major consideration in determining their choices in the upcoming elections

DATA AND ROADS. Rappler head of content and strategy Gemma Mendoza says road networks offer various opportunities to poor communities. Photo by Charles Salazar/ Rappler

How open data help build better roads, communities

Sep 26, 2015 - 5:01 PM

What do the 10 000 ongoing road projects nationwide mean? They are about building better futures about bringing people to schools healthcare services jobs

OPEN ROADS. World Bank senior economist Kai Kaiser presents the idea behind the OpenRoads project during the Innovation+Social Good Summit on Saturday, September 26. Alecs Ongcal/Rappler