WV strengthens advocacy to prevent corruption in barangays

BY: JUDY MAE MAGDATO To support and ensure the effective implementation of the advocacy on the prevention of corruption at the barangay level, the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)-6 conducted a Regional Roll-out Orientation on Barangay Advocacy on the Prevention of Corruption. The orientation was held for members of selected Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) […]

DENR to renew services of ex-rebels as forest guards

ONE HUNDRED members of the Kapatiran Para sa Progresong Panlipunan, Inc. will continue to serve as forest guards with the approval of the PHP9.6 million intended for their salaries in 2019. The Kapatiran is an association of former rebels, particularly of the Rebolusyonaryong Partidong Manggagawa Pilipinas-Revolutionary Army-Alex Boncayao Brigade (RPM-P/RPA-ABB). Under the Payapa at Masaganang […]

Bringing storybooks closer to Filipino youth

UPS Philippines and AIR21 recently formalized their partnership with the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) for the program, “Sa Pagbasa, May Pag-asa (Hope in Reading),” a storybook donation campaign for public school students. The tripartite partnership affirms UPS and AIR21’s roles as PBSP’s logistics partners for the storybook drive. Both firms transport storybooks from […]