ADB Official: PH Bright Example in Development of Social Enterprise

A ranking official of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) believes the Philippines has the potential to become a regional leader and a bright example in the development of social enterprise and inclusive business. However, ADB vice president Stephen Groff stressed that the government and private sector mus
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GK Enchanted Farm is Site of Country’s First Social Enterprise School

The GK Enchanted Farm in Angat, Bulacan will be the site of the first-ever social enterprise school that will help spur the sector’s growth. This was announced Thursday by no less than Education Secretary Armin Luistro during the Social Business Summit that coincided with Gawad Kalinga’s 10th anniversar
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Sen. Bam to Gov’t Agencies: Work Together to Save Children’s Hospital

Senator Bam Aquino has filed a resolution “urging” government agencies “to work collaboratively” to quickly resolve the land ownership issue of the Philippine Children’s Medical Center (PCMC) and “focus on treating children.” Senate Resolution No. 66 “[expresses] the sense of the Senate urging the appro
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One Year Deadline for SK Reforms — Sen. Bam

Both houses of Congress have only one year to finalize much-needed reforms in the country’s youth representation system, according to Senator Bam Aquino, chairman of the Senate Committee on Youth. A bicameral conference committee, held on Tuesday morning, approved the postponement of the Sangguniang Kab
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