Philippines hunger - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippines hunger


Combating malnutrition: The key to the Philippines’ long-term success

Jul 13, 2017 - 9:25 PM

Members of the private sector and the government need to invest in nutrition to secure a better future for the next generation

SWS: 3.1 million Filipino families suffer from hunger in Q4 2016

Jan 24, 2017 - 2:42 PM

The latest figure is higher than the 3rd quarter s estimated 2 4 million families

Inspire action: U4HK continues the fight against hunger and malnutrition

Jan 23, 2017 - 7:01 PM

At a forum hosted by the United for Healthier Kids U4HK last January 18 experts gathered to discuss how citizens can do their part in fighting malnutrition

FIRST STEP. Paolo Mercado shows how anyone can access the U4HK website and help in anyway that they can.

Beyond the first 100 days: What other ‘wars’ can we focus on?

Oct 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Perhaps it’s time for us to initiate the policy process from below – for the people to articulate the policies they would like the Duterte government to act on

Leni Robredo: Expand feeding programs, create Food Council

Jan 19, 2016 - 4:44 PM

The vice presidential bet proposes an expanded feeding program with food sourced from the country s poorest farmers

2015 global index: PH hunger, malnutrition problem 'serious'

Oct 27, 2015 - 1:55 PM

With a score of 20 1 in the 2015 Global Hunger Index the Philippines is above the regional average meaning the level of the hunger problem is higher

STATE OF NUTRITION. Ending malnutrition among children is an important matter. Graphic by Raffy De Guzman

The roadmap to ending global hunger

May 06, 2015 - 8:36 PM

The 4 pillars against hunger include emergencies safety nets nutrition and agriculture

Tondo's Katuparan: Fulfilling malnourished children's dreams

Feb 25, 2015 - 8:49 PM

Ending malnutrition among children is key to finally fulfilling the dreams their parents never realized

How do we address child malnutrition in PH?

Apr 08, 2014 - 9:11 PM

Netizens celebrate World Health Day on Monday April 7 by discussing solutions to hunger among children in the Philippines

File photo of Filipino children in a feeding program by Dennis Sabangan/ EPA

Fewer families go hungry in Q4 - SWS

Jan 08, 2013 - 3:06 PM

The SWS survey shows 3 3 million households were hungry during the Christmas season lower than the 4 3 million households in the last survey

More Pinoys go hungry in 2012 - survey

Oct 13, 2012 - 3:15 PM

Hunger incidence in the Philippines worsened this year based on a global survey by the International Food Policy Research Institute