Used

I was in the  Ugat ng Kalusugan clinic this morning and overheard one of my colleagues speaking with a middle-aged woman. She…

NGOs give out hygiene kits to typhoon victims

Over a thousand residents of typhoon-ravaged Mangsee Island in Balabac have received hygiene kits and related paraphernalia from a group…

Palawan’s New Ashoka Fellow

On Thursday, February 21, Palawan resident and social entrepreneur Amina Evangelista Swanepoel became one of the three latest inductees into…

The Best of 2017

Happy New Year to you all! As I’ve often mentioned, I run a civil society organization here in Palawan, Roots…

Narra to tackle HIV-AIDS in forum

As part of the HIV case – awareness day, the municipal health office (MHO) together with the local government unit…

Modern Contraception

My organization, Roots of Health (rootsofhealth.org) provides free contraceptives to women, men and young people throughout Palawan. From chatting with…

The Panitian Experiment

More than 100 parents were already gathered in the mini-gym of Panitian National High School when we arrived around 8:45…