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[OPINION] Standing with women leaders in ending violence, building peace

Nov 29, 2019 - 4:59 PM

Poverty has a female face. Women shoulder almost all of the unpaid care work and are hit worst when decent public services are hard to access.

Leading charities in call for Aleppo truce

Oct 15, 2016 - 10:10 AM

Four global NGOs issue the joint plea to establish a ceasefire of at least 72 hours in east Aleppo to allow the sick and wounded to be evacuated and for food and medical aid to enter the besieged area

'Powerful' El Niño to cause hunger among world's poorest people – report

Oct 01, 2015 - 4:26 PM

The most powerful since 1997 El Niño threatens to push at least 10 million people to the hunger and poverty trap

Pope Francis on parenting, the world's richest, Pacquiao-Mayweather | The wRap

Jan 20, 2015 - 7:27 PM

Pope Francis says Catholics shouldn’t “breed like rabbits The one percent will control more than half of the world’s wealth in 2016 Pacquiao gives Mayweather a deadline

DSWD: Zero tents in Yolanda-affected areas by yearend

Nov 09, 2014 - 2:47 PM

More than 1 500 families still live in makeshift tents and shelters as of September 2014 the agency s data shows