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Rural Women : Part II

Friday, October 17th, 2008 Posted in Glenn Maboloc | No Comments »

Photo by Marie Nunez Madamba / Oxfam Ka Trining, women leader of PKKK, National Coalition of Rural Women (Pambansang Koalisyon ng Kababaihan sa Kanayunan), marches on to put government to task on agrarian reform, housing, and gender and development budget for ...

Rice trading policy needed for self-sufficiency – Oxfam

Thursday, October 16th, 2008 Posted in Glenn Maboloc | No Comments »

JOHANNA CAMILLE SISANTE, GMANews.TV MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines would have achieved self-sufficiency in rice production in 2009 had the government invested at least P59 billion in agriculture in the past three years, an international aid agency said on Thursday.

Remembering hunger on world foodless day

Thursday, October 16th, 2008 Posted in Glenn Maboloc | No Comments »

Rural women demand food security

Thursday, October 16th, 2008 Posted in Glenn Maboloc | No Comments »

Oxfam rallied behind women farmers clamoring for food security, on the occassion of the International Rural Women's Day.   Photo by Marie Nunez Madamba / Oxfam Women farmers brought their children along in a rally for food security at the government Department of ...

Mindanao humanitarian needs real–Oxfam

Friday, September 26th, 2008 Posted in Glenn Maboloc, Philippines | No Comments »

UK aid agency disputes Palace denial of crisis Philippine Daily Inquirer First Posted 03:36am (Mla time) 09/26/2008 MANILA, Philippines—Hunger and disease stalk makeshift camps for people forced out of their homes in the current fighting in Mindanao and mothers risk getting caught in ...

PRESS RELEASE : MILF, GOVERNMENT LIABLE TO INTERNATIONAL LAW OF WAR

Friday, September 19th, 2008 Posted in Glenn Maboloc, Philippines | No Comments »

Manila, Philippines—“Uphold the law of war and protect 500,000 civilians”—this is the call of rights organizations to the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and government as hostilities between the two continue to escalate in Mindanao. At a press conference held yesterday, international ...