By Julie M. Aurelio
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has raised the need to speed up the domestic adoption and fostering process in a recent dialogue with child advocates from nongovernment organizations and representatives from foreign embassies.
By Christian V. Esguerra
, Gil C. Cabacungan
, Leila B. Salaverria
Malacañang is willing to work with Sen. Grace Poe in addressing hunger and malnutrition problems, especially among children.
By Leila B. Salaverria
It’s the paradox of our times: A great number of Filipinos, including 15 million children, remain hungry or malnourished while the Philippine economy continues to soar, Sen. Grace Poe lamented on Monday, as she called for concrete action to address this scourge.
The man, who began walking 2,486 kilometers from Aparri town, Cagayan province, to Manila on Oct. 1 to draw attention to the financial needs of children stricken with cancer, reached Bulacan province on Friday.
By Kristine Felisse Mangunay
As far as the police and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) are concerned, the inconsistencies in the statements of an 11-year-old pan de sal vendor who claimed he lost his earnings to a robber may be due to trauma.