Human trafficking ‘still thrives’ in Philippines, says interfaith movement

The Philippine situation is “aggravated" by poverty as families struggle to survive from the economic backlash of the pandemic”

Unfazed by failure, faith-based groups press for peace talks between gov’t, rebels

PEPP leaders say they will continue to press for peace negotiations even after President Rodrigo Duterte ends his term in 2022

Reporting abuse should be as easy as making a call

Child abuse is almost as frequent as sending a text message. Reporting child abuse should be as frequent as making a phone call.

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Photos: Activists protest as Duterte delivers last address to nation

Activists from various political persuasions march in Manila on July 26 as President Duterte delivers his last State of the Nation Address

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She overcame adversity with faith and is heading to the Paralympics in Tokyo

In the world event, the young athlete will represent Argentina, entrusting herself to God and wearing a "bracelet with a cross”

Photos: Priests in Borongan diocese hold ‘penitential walk’ for end to pandemic

Priests in the Diocese of Borongan hold a three-kilometer “penitential walk” on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, to pray for an end to the pandemic

Photos: Muslim Filipinos mark ‘Feast of Sacrifice’ amid pandemic

Despite threats of infections from COVID-19, Filipino Muslims offered prayers as they mark the Islamic "Festival of the Sacrifice"
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