hunger and malnutrition in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on hunger and malnutrition in the Philippines


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

Rappler journalists finalists in 2016 Save the Children Media Awards

Nov 01, 2016 - 11:43 AM

The annual competition seeks to encourage and engage members of the media to continue raising the public’s awareness regarding the reality of hunger and malnutrition’s impact on Filipino children and their families

A boy prepares the fishes for cooking which were caught at the Pasig river. All photos by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Programs for women have 'stronger' impact vs malnutrition

Oct 23, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Programs that empower women especially those in the poorest sector can help end the persistent cycle of hunger and malnutrition says a Food and Agricultural Organization report

LIVELIHOOD. Women organic farmers are taught on the many ways they can earn from their gardens. Photo from SARILAYA

Ending hunger and malnutrition in PH is possible in 15 years but...

Sep 17, 2015 - 3:13 PM

Other Southeast Asian countries are proof that ending hunger and malnutrition within a short period is possible but the Philippines needs to step up its efforts

SATING HUNGER. Children line up at a feeding program for informal settlers in Quezon City. File photo by Rolex dela Pena/ EPA

Use P7.7B SK fund to fight hunger – Recto

Mar 27, 2015 - 5:53 PM

The P7 7 billion allotted to the Sangguniang Kabataan can be used for programs addressing hunger and malnutrition across the country

SATING HUNGER. Children wait their turn at a feeding program for informal settlers in Quezon City. File photo by Rolex dela Pena/ EPA

How a community curbs malnutrition

Feb 08, 2015 - 12:16 AM

World Vision s Pinoy Nutrition Hub is ending malnutrition one child at a time in several barangays in the Philippines

OVERCOMING MALNUTRITION. Two-year old Daniel gains weight through the Pinoy Nutrition Hub of by World Vision. All photos by Monalinda Cadiz