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about 2 months ago

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about 2 months ago

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about 3 months ago

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about 4 months ago

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about 5 months ago

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about 5 months ago

Executive Order No. 12 orders the strict implementation of the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health law, in its bid to fight poverty nationwide.

about 1 year ago

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about 1 year ago

From retiree's pension, we move on to another problem hounding the public. Sen. Pia Cayetano, a co-author of the Reproductive Health Law, wants two of her colleagues to be held accountable for what she calls a deception in the budget cut for reproductive health programs. The senator may take the issue all the way to the supreme court.

about 1 year ago

The purchase of contraceptives for women had a billion-peso budget under the Reproductive Health Law. One advocate says the budget cut doesn't just deprive women of contraceptives, but education as well.