Advocacy, Current Affairs, Home & Family

Yoda Chairs Used by 6 APEC Leaders for Auction

The 4th installment of UNICEF’s Auction for Acton is one of the most special one to date as the items to be auctioned are six of the limited-edition Yoda chairs used by state leaders during the APEC Economic Leaders’ Welcome Dinner who were present at the APEC 2015 held in the Philippines this year. This Auction for Action organized by UNICEF Special Advocate for …

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Advocacy, Current Affairs

5th Asia-Pacific Housing Forum to Tackle Solutions to Poverty Housing in Asia Pacific

The Asia-Pacific Housing Forum 5 (APHF5), organized by Habitat for Humanity (HFH), is a biennial conference that brings together local communities, socio-civic organizations, the private sector and the government in seeking to provide solutions to the problem of housing accessibility. This is the first time APHF5 will be holding a satellite event on September 3-4 at The Manila Hotel, in …

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Advocacy, Current Affairs, Health & Wellness

DepEd and Birch Tree Me and My Milk Program

“Education is not just feeding the minds but also feeding a strong healthy body.” With this in mind,  the Department of Education (DepEd)  and makers of Birch Tree Fortified powdered milk partnered together to reinforce the habit of drinking milk of school age kids with the DepEd and Birchtree Me and My Milk program. At the moment, the Philippines falls …

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Current Affairs, Health & Wellness, Home & Family

9 Year Old Girls Should Get HPV Vaccines and Other Vaccination and Immunization Myths and Misconceptions

Every year there is about 6 to 10,000 women reported to have cervical cancer. This could have been prevented if girls will be administered her first HPV vaccine by the age of 9 years old or Elementary Level Grade 4. While this sounds absurd and however cliché it sounds, prevention is always better than cure.  Having given a girl her …

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