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Indonesia drug mule, Licuanan on K-12, Germanwings pilot | The wRap

Mar 31, 2015 - 7:40 PM

Filipina drug mule in Indonesia’s death row was duped Higher education chair Licuanan says extra school years are worth it The Germanwings pilot had suicidal tendencies

Rappler Talk: Technopreneurship in the Philippines

Mar 31, 2015 - 2:50 PM

How will technopreneurship affect economic progress in the Philippines?

PH educator at UN urges governments to break gender barriers

Mar 11, 2015 - 4:06 PM

Filipino women should appreciate the changes and progress toward gender equality over the years and look forward to a future where equality and empowerment is fully achieved for women everywhere

Chair of the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines, Patricia Licuanan, addresses the opening of the 59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women. UN Photo/Loey Felipe

Slow progress on Pacific women's rights – forum

Mar 08, 2014 - 1:19 PM

In 2013 a research released by WHO says 68 of women in areas of the Pacific reported suffering physical or sexual abuse from their partner