InfraWatch PH: Prioritize loca...

Jan 15, 2019 by

An infrastructure-oriented think-tank is calling on the Duterte administration to prioritize the use of local energy sources instead of relying on the long-term importation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the country’s energy requirements.

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InfraWatch PH seeks suspension...

Sep 24, 2018 by

An infrastructure-oriented think tank has called on housing agencies to suspend all socialized housing projects in geo-hazard areas to prevent landslide incidents similar to what had happened in Itogon, Benguet and Naga City, Cebu.

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Regulatory capture: 3rd telco ...

Jul 3, 2018 by

An infrastructure-oriented think-tank has labeled the recently issued auction guidelines as 'prejudicial to public interest and reeks of regulatory capture,’ ahead of this week's public consultations on the new rules governing the entry of a third telco.

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Bishop Dael : There is peace i...

Jul 1, 2018 by

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines — "There is peace if there is order. There is order if God is at the center.” This was the gist of newly-ordained Bishop of Tandag Raul Bautista Dael's homily during the recent Red Mass held June 21, 2018 with the Xavier Ateneo community at the University Gymnasium to ask for the inspiration, guidance, and presence of the Holy Spirit to grace the academic year.

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Covenant for A Balanced and He...

Jun 7, 2018 by

Following is the complete text of the "Covenant for a Balanced and Healthy" Environment signed by multi-sectoral groups at Gaston Park, Cagayan de Oro City last May 30, 2018 after the Salakyag 2018 March for the Rights of Nature.

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Marawi and Beyond

May 21, 2018 by

As we approach the first anniversary of the Marawi Siege that started on May 23, 2017, several questions have begun to loom large. What is the future of Marawi? How do we help the thousands of internally displaced persons return to their homes or new surroundings? What will happen to the second draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law now pending in Congress? How do we address the specter of violent extremism that may be spreading to other parts of Mindanao? What is the role of religious leaders? What is the contribution of schools as well as of ordinary communities of Christians, Muslims and indigenous people in building a Culture of Peace?

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