Monthly Archives: July 2011

RH Bill debates to start next week

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31 July 2011

Senate to start RH Bill debates next week
RH bill sponsor looks forward to intelligent, focused debates

Senator Pia S. Cayetano said the much-anticipated plenary debates on the Senate version of the Reproductive Health (RH) bill are ready to commence next week at the Upper Cham...

Encourage breastfeeding in evacuation centers

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30 July 2011

Pia: Breastfeeding should be encouraged, supported in evacuation centers

With the onset of the typhoon season and as the country marks ‘Breastfeeding Month’ this August, Senator Pia S. Cayetano renewed her call for local government units and relief workers to be mindful of the pa...

Campaign vs Hepa-B backed

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27 July 2011

Pia supports campaign vs Hepa-B

Senator Pia S. Cayetano today threw her full support behind efforts to raise awareness and take action on Hepatitis B, a deadly viral disease of the liver that currently stalks about 16 million Filipinos, even as countries around the globe mark T...

Sen. Pia leads read-along for kids

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15 July 2011

Sen. Pia leads read-along for poor kids of Taguig

Children should be encouraged to learn to read at an early age to prepare them for school and to open their minds to fresh ideas and help develop creative thinking in them.

With this objective in mind, Senator Pia Cayetano led...

‘Let’s Read!’ in Taguig City

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13 July 2011

Senator Pia leads ‘Let’s Read!’
Book donation and reading activity for young kids in Taguig

Stressing the importance of promoting the habit of reading among children, especially in poor communities in the metropolis, Senator Pia S. Cayetano will lead a book donation a...

On Saudi ban vs Filipino domestic helpers

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6 July 2011

Sen. Pia on Saudi ban vs Filipino domestic helpers

“Our Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) are at risk in Saudi Arabia.” This Sen. Pia Cayetano revealed today in connection with the ongoing discussions on Saudi Arabia’s ban on the deployment of Filipino workers.