#Philippines

  • Article: Philippines Sexual Harassment Law Lacks Impact Due to President's Conduct, Critics Say

    Philippines Sexual Harassment Law Lacks Impact Due to President's Conduct, Critics Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 16, 2019

    Due to Duterte's past behavior, critics believe civilians will not take the new law seriously. Read more

  • Article: 69 Containers of Garbage Returned to Canada After Philippines President Says to 'Eat It'

    69 Containers of Garbage Returned to Canada After Philippines President Says to 'Eat It'

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 2, 2019

    The garbage caused quite a feud between the two countries. Read more

  • Article: New Law Requires Filipino Students to Plant 10 Trees to Graduate

    New Law Requires Filipino Students to Plant 10 Trees to Graduate

    By Sushmita Roy  and  Pia Gralki|May 28, 2019

    If implemented successfully, at least 175 million new trees would be planted each year. Read more

  • Article: Canada Commits to Taking Back Its 'Illegal' Trash in the Philippines

    Canada Commits to Taking Back Its 'Illegal' Trash in the Philippines

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 23, 2019

    The trash has been there for almost six years. Read more

  • Article: Your 300,000 Actions Against Ocean Plastics Are Making a Difference

    Your 300,000 Actions Against Ocean Plastics Are Making a Difference

    By Sophie Barbier|May 21, 2019

    Government leaders across the world are taking action to stop plastic waste Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Working on Plastic Problem Following Philippines' Threat of 'War' Over Waste

    Canada Is Working on Plastic Problem Following Philippines' Threat of 'War' Over Waste

    By Sushmita Roy|April 24, 2019

    A private Canadian company shipped more than 2,450 tons of “illegal” waste to the Philippines. Read more

  • Article: How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival

    How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival

    By Daniele Selby|Vita Coco|Oct. 30, 2018

    Vita Coco supports initiatives that will help offset emissions and energy usage from our festival. Read more

  • Article: Philippines Is Looking for Fuel Under the Sea Due to High Oil Prices

    Philippines Is Looking for Fuel Under the Sea Due to High Oil Prices

    From Voice of America|Oct. 23, 2018

    About one-fifth of the 100 million-plus Philippine population lives in poverty. Read more