Monthly Archives: July 2013

Let’s embrace a breastfeeding culture

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Privilege Speech

On National Breastfeeding Awareness Month (August) and World Breastfeeding Week (August 1-7) 2013

By Sen. Pia S. Cayetano

31 July 2013

Mr. President, distinguished colleagues, I rise to brin...

Sen.Pia warns vs Hepatitis B spread

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News Release

28 July 2013


July 28 is World Hepatitis Day

Sen. Pia warns against Hepatitis B spread: ‘16 million infected and counting’

Senator Pia S. Cayetano today said the government has made headway in addressing Hepatitis B, a viral infection of the liver which i...

Landmark ruling on RA 9262 hailed

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News Release

27 July 2013


Sen. Pia hails SC decision upholding law protecting women and their children; expresses hope for RH Law

Senator Pia S. Cayetano today welcomed the landmark decision of the Supreme Court which upheld the constitutionality of Republic Act 9262, the ‘Anti-Violence Aga...

Walking, biking should be safe and accessible

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News Release

26 July 2013


Sen. Pia: ‘Yes to walking, biking but let’s make it safe and accessible’

Senator Pia S. Cayetano today backed government’s efforts to address traffic congestion in Metro Manila, even as she pushed for an alternative approach to the prob...

Anti-RH: Too few women die to merit RH Law

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News Release

24 July 2013


Sen. Pia: ‘Anti-RH petitioners think too few women die to merit government’s attention’

Transcript of interview with Sen. Pia S. Cayetano

2nd Day of Oral Arguments on the RH Law

Supreme Court, Manila, 23 July 2013


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RH case in SC delaying gov’t efforts

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News Release
22 July 2013

Sen. Pia on SONA: Government efforts delayed because of Supreme Court case on Reproductive Health

Senator Pia S. Cayetano today said the Philippines needs to catch up in the next two years to meet its commitments under the 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) of the United Nation...

GHW Bill: Next big fight in the Senate?

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News Release

17 July 2013


Highlights of interview with Senator Pia S. Cayetano

Topics: Graphic Health Warning Bill, Extension of SQOA on RH law, PDAF scam, Anti-age Discrimination in Employment bill

Philippine Senate

16 July 2013

Will the Graphic ...