Category Archives: advocacy

   

Violence against Women: The Fight Continues to Protect Women

On a day to day basis, Filipino women also experience violence by being “cat-called” in public places, mainly on streets as well as being harassed sexually by friends, co-workers, classmates and even strangers. Since the types of violence against women are given by many variations, it will be easily explained if we divide them into a cluster of ‘physical and emotional abuse’.

FastJobs Hosts A Mini Job Fair And Free Seminar, “For The Riders”

FastJobs

As the partner of every blue-collar worker, FastJobs Philippines’ fastest growing online jobs portal – held a mini job fair and free seminar “For the Riders,” last June 28, 2019, at the San Juan Gymnasium.  “For the Riders” provided an avenue for delivery service providers (riders) to seek new job opportunities, especially those affected by the suspension of one of… Read more »

Choose a Healthier Life by Choosing to Quit Smoking

Are you a smoker? So am I, a second-hand smoker, that is. There are millions of people out there wanting to achieve that “high” from smoking. In fact, in the Philippines, 17.3 million Filipinos are smokers starting from 15 years old to adulthood. That’s about 28.3% of the entire population. There’s even some data showing that Filipino children start smoking… Read more »

UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach Calls for Addressing the Causes that Put Young People at Risk of HIV

UNAIDS - Pia Wurtzbach

UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador for Asia and the Pacific Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach urged decision makers to address the causes that put young people at risk of HIV. She spoke at the International Youth Day Conference organized by the United Nations Youth Association of the Philippines in collaboration with the United Nations Association of the Philippines, held at the University of Makati…. Read more »

She for She: Promoting Gender Equality and Women Empowerment

She For She

The French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the Philippines (CCI France Philippines) together with Spanish Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (La Camara) held the She for She: Women in Business Forum last May 17, 2018 at the Makati Diamond Residences. She for She: Women in Business Forum falls in line with last year’s initiative created and lead by… Read more »

Consult A Lawyer If You Were Unfairly Targeted for Driving Under Influence of Alcohol

driving under influence

What is DUI? DUI is driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs such as recreational drugs, or those prescribed by physicians to a level that renders the driver incapable of operating a motor vehicle safely. Traffic accidents are mostly caused by driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. There are many prevention campaigns that use advertising to… Read more »