#Philippines

  • Article: Philippines Sees Rise in Multiple Teen Pregnancies to Older Men

    Philippines Sees Rise in Multiple Teen Pregnancies to Older Men

    From CHIME FOR CHANGE and News Deeply|Aug. 29, 2017

    The Philippines is struggling to find solutions to its soaring teen pregnancy rates. Read more

  • Article: Philippines Police Killed 60 People This Week, and Their President Is Happy About It

    Philippines Police Killed 60 People This Week, and Their President Is Happy About It

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 17, 2017

    "Let's kill another 32 every day,” President Rodrigo Duterte said. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Leaders Want to Imitate Brutal Filipino Drug War

    Indonesian Leaders Want to Imitate Brutal Filipino Drug War

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2017

    “We see that when we shoot drug dealers they go away.” Read more

  • Article: With Goal to Reduce Poverty, 6 Million Filipino Women to Receive Free Contraceptives

    With Goal to Reduce Poverty, 6 Million Filipino Women to Receive Free Contraceptives

    By Marnie Cunningham|Jan. 17, 2017

    Family planning essential to reducing rates of poverty in the Philippines. Read more

  • Article: Inside the Philippines’ plan to pull 10 million people out of poverty

    Inside the Philippines’ plan to pull 10 million people out of poverty

    By Joe McCarthy|June 22, 2016

    An ambitious goal for a country with a lackluster history of fighting poverty. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of children in the Philippines forced into cyber sex tourism

    Thousands of children in the Philippines forced into cyber sex tourism

    By Daniele Selby|June 11, 2016

    The worst part? Their parents are the ones making them do it. Read more

  • Article: The street food festival that's launching new chefs in Asia

    The street food festival that's launching new chefs in Asia

    By Katherine Curtiss |April 19, 2016

    Educate yourself on Asia’s food culture by eating your way through it. Read more

  • Article: Philippines launches world's first mass vaccination for dengue fever

    Philippines launches world's first mass vaccination for dengue fever

    By Megha Cherian |April 5, 2016

    It's a big step toward controlling the potentially fatal disease. Read more