Monday, May 17, 2021
 

Dr. Lalay Ramos-Jimenez

More time needed to implement BARMM’s youth transition priority agenda

In mid-2019, the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) chief minister enjoined all the ministries and other government agencies to prepare their respective agendas for the...

Social and health research on adolescents during Covid-19 first ECQ

Every first quarter from years 2016 to 2020, Xavier University’s Research Institute for Mindanao Culture (Rimcu) in Cagayan de Oro City sent out five...

A plea on ivermectin for Covid-19

I am presenting here the full article about Merck, the company that originally produced ivermectin, that is authored by Joyce Kamen, a Cincinnati, Ohio-based...

Sharing the good practice of bridging leadership in health governance

This is the second part of my column about good practices in devolution and family planning (FP) that the Commission on Population and Development...

Sharing PH good practices in adolescent reproductive health, decentralization and family planning

Launched in August 2012, the South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) Program of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Indonesia and Philippine country offices that...

Good practices in family planning, adolescent reproductive health

The South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) Program of the United Nations for Population Fund (UNFPA) Indonesia and Philippine Country Offices involves Indonesia’s Badan Kependudukan...

A comprehensive gender and health education for youth in BARMM

On February 24, almost two weeks ago, the Commission on Population (Popcom), particularly its Region 12 (Soccsksargen) and Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao...

Changing attitudes and actions toward child and early marriages in BARMM

Defined as formal or informal (cohabitation) marriages of girls and boys before they turn 18, child and early marriages (CEM) are considered harmful practices...

Strengthening alliance among Bangsamoro youth groups

In April 2020, the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) officially established the Bangsamoro Youth Commission (BYC) as the policymaking and coordinating unit...

PLM gets CHEd nod to hold limited face-to-face classes

PAMANTASAN ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) received approval from the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) to conduct limited face-to-face classes for medical and health...

Drilon: ‘Megaphone diplomacy only weapon’ in West Philippine Sea

MANILA should continue its "megaphone diplomacy" to bring to the international stage Beijing’s illegal activities in the West Philippines Sea (WPS) and match China's...

Trump’s top diplomat joins Fox News

Donald Trump's top diplomat Mike Pompeo has been hired to appear on Fox News as a "contributor," the conservative cable news channel said Thursday. "I...

Duterte honors selfless Covid-19 frontliners on Day of Valor

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte paid tribute to healthcare workers and other frontliners battling the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, as the country commemorates Araw ng...

‘No strings attached’ to China’s vaccine donations — Lorenzana

THERE are no strings attached to China's donation of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines such as the Philippines giving up its sovereign rights to...