Rebecca Calzado - updates

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Aquino and the continuing plight of OFWs

Jun 16, 2016 - 9:00 AM

President Benigno Aquino III promised OFWs that at the end of his administration working abroad will be a choice rather than a necessity Did he deliver?

How did President Benigno Aquino III address the needs of overseas Filipino workers in the past 6 years? Photo of Aquino by the Malacañang Photo Bureau, photo of OFWs by AFP

2.4 million OFWs to benefit from MEDplus by end-2016

Jun 02, 2016 - 1:15 PM

UPDATED The new program will provide one time financial aid not exceeding P50 000 for OFWs diagnosed with dreaded diseases

IN PHOTOS: 2015 Model OFW Family of the Year Awards

Dec 05, 2015 - 10:28 PM

The MOFYA is an annual recognition of OFWs who not only sacrificed years apart from their families but also helped improve the lives of people in their communities

UNEXPECTED. Grand winner and engineer Robert Ranchez says his family was not expecting the victory. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

OWWA names model OFW families of the year

Dec 05, 2015 - 11:29 AM

The award honors efforts of overseas Filipino workers who do not only work for their family but also for their community and country

GRAND WINNERS. Engineer Robert Ranchez (4th from right) and his family triumphantly receive their award on December 4. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler