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'The vague, general, and fragmented information being provided by the government [on the amelioration] is causing distress among citizens and implementers on the ground'
The recent perversion of accountability pushes the momentum of the monopolization of executive power, which undermines checks and balances, potentially paving the way for a dictatorship
Is there another way to achieve the same result and make drug addicts or users surrender or cooperate with authorities without capitalizing on the threat of death?
Local candidates present their programs on agriculture and fisheries development bottom up budgeting conditional cash transfer electoral reforms and youth empowerment
If we are to elect Duterte to the presidency we must first ask ourselves: how different is present day Philippines from Davao City of the 1980s?
While the President himself emphasizes the importance of building people s trust in government he doesn t seem to fully appreciate the role played by free access to information in building public trust
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There are 4 gaps that leave critical questions hanging and issues unresolved on the DAP controversy This is how the decision could be wanting for non lawyers
Yes there is something positive too about what we are going through – and how we can harvest these gains and use them to move forward will spell the difference for reforms in the country
We should change our Constitution to correct the flaws and weaknesses in our political system
There is still much room for improvement in citizen participation in local education governance
The decision on the PDAF should be appreciated as the start of even bigger fights ahead
Ferdinand Marcos and Lean Alejandro were two Martial Law figures who approached writing in markedly different ways
Here are five areas to watch in the new set up to make the reformed pork less fatty
I enjoin others to try to fill up the blank below and send the letter to good and honest Congresspersons you know too
We hope that local politicians will not only build constituencies for elections but also constituencies for good governance after elections