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RPRH law is everyone’s mandate

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Now that the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) Law has been passed and declared constitutional, can women look forward to the fulfillment of their right to optimum health, particularly in matters maternal?

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

A typhoon letdown

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Today, expect snarky comments about “overpreparedness.”

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

A gift to Filipinos

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As far as I know, the “Noli” and “Fili,” nicknames Filipinos have given to the two classic novels by national hero Dr. Jose Rizal, are still required reading among high school and college students in this country.

Posted: September 14th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

The BBL: what needs to be done

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“We should have a weeklong holiday!” rejoiced Beth Yang, the national coordinator of the women’s group Pilipina, announcing the submission to Congress of the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).

Posted: September 12th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Those prewedding seminars

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The recommendations for the implementation of the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) Law presented by the women’s health NGO Likhaan, outlined in part in yesterday’s column, also contains a portion devoted to the role of civil society organizations (CSOs).

Posted: September 10th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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