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A fine kettle of fish
visits Manila’s largest fish port, where the effects of an international dispute are playing out.
Letter from Manila
on a most unusual homecoming.
Cartoon History: The Incorruptible Macli-ing Dulag
The story of Filipino elder Macli-ing Dulag, who led the struggle against the Chico Dam, as told by ILYA (with Yohann Koshy).
Gina Lopez fights Philippine mining
The fiery Filipino environmentalist talks to
The story of Kian
A 17-year-old is another victim of Duterte’ war on drugs, writes
Civil war, mental illness, poverty, gang violence: the many roots of homelessness
We talked to homeless in different countries and they revealed housing insecurity's different causes around the world.
Where is Asia in the world?
reports on a conference seeking to create a fairer economy for a region notorious for cheap labour and exploitation by the West.
‘I aim to help integrate the Deaf and the hearing together in unity’
meets an inspiring woman who refuses to be defined by her disability.
PHOTO ESSAY: literacy is a family affair
shares images of a rural project in the Philippines, where parents are learning essential skills alongside their children.
Philippine ‘comfort women’ still waiting for justice
Osaka mayor’s words anger women raped by Japanese soldiers during the Second World War, as
Overseas Filipino Workers – heroes at home, exploited abroad
is surrounded by fellow Filipinos forced to find jobs away from their families.
Marcos atrocities: the pain continues
The Philippines still bears the scars of military dictatorship, which was imposed 40 years ago this month, says
Time to end feudalism in the Philippines
Farmers have always been badly treated – by landlords as by presidents. But could things be about to change?
Culture of impunity thrives in the Philippines
A year in to his presidency, Benigno Aquino III has failed to address human rights concerns, says
Education is a right, not a privilege! say Filipino protesters
Student attempts to occupy Manila may have been thwarted – but the protests will continue, says
Condom-wearing Jesus causes uproar in the Philippines
An art installation by visual and performance artist Mideo Cruz has upset the establishment, but surely the Catholic Church is missing the point?