Posts by tag: children’s rights

6 years ago

Solve roots of child abandonment

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Solve roots of child abandonment

A councilor noted on Adoption Consciousness Week this February 15 to 23 that the high number of adoption cases of children raises deeper issues on children abandonment.

6 years ago

Army presence halted Lumad school classes

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Army presence halted Lumad school classes

A children’s advocacy group said classes were disrupted as school children were “too afraid to go to school” after military troops “encamped” in their classrooms in a farflung village in Compostela, Compostela Valley province.

6 years ago

Reds “indict” PH gov’t forces implicated in boy’s “murder”

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Reds “indict” PH gov’t forces implicated in boy’s “murder”

A “special investigating body” of the “Compostela Valley People’s Democratic Government” has recommended “an order for the immediate arrest and commencement of the trial” of 23 respondents composed of army, police and government civilian personnel implicated in the “murder” of Roque Antivo.

7 years ago

CHILD AT WORK

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Ryan says he earns PHP 10 for every motorcycle he cleans outside the Davao City Hall. (davaotoday.com photo by Ace…