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Oxfam to shut offices, axe staff in coronavirus fallout

May 22, 2020 - 10:49 AM

The belt-tightening comes on the back of already reduced donations following revelations of sexual abuse by some staff in Haiti in 2010

[OPINION] Agriculture graduates should try working with an NGO

Jul 06, 2019 - 2:29 PM

You may decide not to stay long, but the lessons will stay with you forever

Iloilo advocacy groups commit to use X

Aug 15, 2016 - 3:16 PM

Iloilo will be the first city outside of Luzon that will take advantage of X During the event MovePH partners with the the Family Planning Organization of the Philippines – Iloilo chapter for the HIV AIDS advocacy in the region

X MARKS THE SPOT. Advocacy groups in Iloilo commit to use X for the advocacies. Photo by Carlo Evidente/Humans of Iloilo

Save our Schools to Duterte: Make education accessible to Lumad

Jun 07, 2016 - 9:03 PM

About 1 000 Lumad students in Mindanao will begin classes in evacuation centers because of alleged militarization in indigenous communities

EDUCATION. Will the next president improve the state of Philippine education? File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Israeli parliament takes first step to pass controversial NGO law

Feb 09, 2016 - 1:39 PM

UPDATED The proposal would compel NGOs that receive most of their funding from foreign governments to declare it in official reports

A general view during a voting session at the Israeli parliament Knesset in Jerusalem, Israel, February 8, 2016. Abir Sultan/EPA

Social Dev't Celebration: CSOs to converge for inclusive growth

Nov 10, 2015 - 3:47 PM

Civil society continues to have an active role in the Philippines Many civil society organizations are involved in grassroots work policy and advocacy work and reform agendas

After Yolanda: A tale of two Jennylyns

Feb 28, 2014 - 10:01 PM

Survivors of Typhoon Haiyan strive to get back on their feet one day at a time Here is a story of two women coping differently

CRAMPED. The bunkhouses where Yolanda victims are cramped and close together, making normal activities difficult. Photo by Natashya Gutierrez

In Yolanda bunkhouses, sex is hard to do

Feb 26, 2014 - 7:33 PM

Sex is only one of the many things that Super Typhoon Yolanda victims find difficult to do making their transition back to their normal lives all the more harder

CRAMPED. The bunkhouses where Yolanda victims are cramped and close together, making normal activities difficult. Photo by Natashya Gutierrez

Antique families rebuild homes with salvaged materials

Dec 07, 2013 - 9:00 AM

While awaiting donations of honest to goodness construction materials families immediately need tents Once families are sheltered elders can look for jobs

Napoles won't say anything - Jinggoy

Nov 02, 2013 - 10:51 PM

[EXCLUSIVE] Days before his departure for the US Sen Jinggoy Estrada predicts Janet Napoles will merely invoke her right to remain silent when she appears before the Senate blue ribbon committee on November 7

REGULAR PASSPORT. Sen Jinggoy Estrada says he is traveling to the US on a regular, and not a diplomatic, passport. Photo by Jedwin Llobrera/Rappler

Rappler Newscast | October 21, 2013

Oct 21, 2013 - 7:24 PM

Senate summons pork barrel queen Janet Napoles 7 NGO networks corner pork barrel millions from House members Quake damage reaches P867 million