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Aquino environment adviser guilty of misusing pork barrel

Mar 28, 2016 - 11:01 AM

UPDATED The anti graft court sentences Nereus Acosta former Bukidnon congressman and now Laguna Lake Development Authority general manager to 6 10 years in jail

Nereus Acosta, Philippine Presidential Adviser on Environmental Protection. File photo courtesy COP21

Part 1: The Philippines at its best at Paris climate talks

Dec 31, 2015 - 10:38 AM

Servant leadership dedication discipline and adaptive management characterized Secretary de Guzman’s work in Paris The result was a cohesive and united Team Philippines

CRUNCHTIME. Commissioner Manny de Guzman and Philippine delegation spokesman Tony La Viña address Philippine negotiators monents after the release of a new draft of the Paris climate agreement. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Gov't set to create PH task force vs wildlife crime

Aug 18, 2015 - 12:32 PM

The proposed National Anti Wildlife Crime Council is envisioned to become a ground breaking and cutting edge group – a model for a region recognized as a hotspot for illegal wildlife trade

'NO' TO IVORY TRADE. In what would be a model action in Southeast Asia, the Philippine government orders the crushing of 5 tons of elephant ivory tusks smuggled from Africa in 2013. Photo by EPA

'Freedom flame' for LP members, singer, journalist

Dec 05, 2012 - 9:46 AM

A German foundation awards 11 individuals politicians cabinet members a journalist and a performer for their roles in allowing Filipinos to better experience freedom

FREEDOM FLAME AWARDEES. Sec. Teresita Deles and Sen. Franklin Drilon were among the awardees of the Freedom Flame. Photo by Adrian Portugal.