Category Archives: Relevant Issues

RISING TIDES: The burden of Hagonoeños

Hagonoy in Bulacan, known for its thriving fishing industry, is the 8th richest town in Bulacan, according to the Commssion on Audit (2010). But this municipality has been making waves…

The Connection between Volcanoes and Climate Change

The increasing volcanic activities in the Pacific Ring of Fire have sparked speculations and concerns that a catastrophic disaster is coming. Based on the website Volcano Discovery, almost three dozen…

Frozen: A Horror Story

Though Disney’s blockbuster animated film, Frozen, is chock-full of empowering and heart-melting scenes, the real-life “frozen” stories we’ve been hearing lately from the U.S. will give you goose bumps—not the…

Mental Health Matters

According to the Department of Health (DOH), 1 out of 5 Filipino adult suffers from a mental health disorder. The three most common ones in the country, according to the…

The E-Jeepney Challenge

Jeepneys have been a common means of travel and transportation for Filipinos since the American military vacated the country after World War II. From the hundreds of surplus jeeps sold…

#BalikEskuwela Inspiration: Success Stories of 2017 Graduates

Aside from the approaching rainy season, many are also preparing for the upcoming school year. Are you ready to take another step in your journey? As the rains gradually start…

Media Takes Action on Climate Change

See previous article: Climate Action through Communication The two-day Media Summit on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) organized by the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union held in Dhaka, Bangladesh concluded…

Climate Action through Communication

The Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union, in partnership with Bangladesh TV, gathered Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) advocates, climate and weather experts, and communication and media practitioners for the Third Climate Change and…

KuryenTIPID Tips

Along with rising temperatures is the increase in electrical loads. To cope with the extreme heat, many people tend to use appliances throughout a longer period, leading to high electricity…

The Truth about Mysterious Sea Creatures and Earthquakes

They looked like beings from another world. Fish that’s almost ten times the average Filipino height.. An unidentified hairy carcass washed ashore. Such sea creatures are not only mysterious-looking, but…