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Philippine News Digest 49

February 14, 2003 · 

Contents: 37 minors rescued from jails American suspected paedophile ordered arrested Children of war need toys, crayons 37 minors rescued from jails A total of 37 minors were rescued from jails all over Luzon and many more were provided with their basic needs and legal assitance since the PREDA Foundation began its jail rescue and […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Viennagate

January 27, 2003 ·  By EURAD

The Head of Demand Reduction at the United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime in Vienna last November has been forced to resign. Mike Trace (formerly Dep. Drug Tsar in the UK until his appointment as head of EMCDDA in Lisbon) was subsequently appointed to this influential post with the UN last November. However, […]

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Philippine News Digest 48

January 19, 2003 · 

Contents: Minor gets 12 years for drug raps Subic clubs defy ban on lewd shows Filipinas forced to work in nightclubs in Ivory Coast Subic clubs defy ban on lewd shows At least five night clubs in Barangay Calapandayan in Subic, Zambales continue to offer nude shows to their customers and employ minors despite the […]

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Philippine News Digest 47

January 12, 2003 · 

Contents: =Pedophile’s release spur uproar =Vietnamese call girl rings busted =Coal-fired thermal plant shuts down due to villager’s protest Pedophile’s release spur uproar Child’s rights advocate in Australia condemned the release of Dennis Ferguson, 54, and called for a change in laws to allow for life sentences against dangerous pedophiles in the said country. Ferguson […]

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What About Children in Jail?

January 4, 2003 ·  , Philippine Daily Inquirer

Due to the holiday season, authorities and even courts are extending leniency to important people like former President Joseph Estrada, who was allowed by the Sandiganbayan to join a faith healing session in Caloocan City, and Rep. Mark Jimenez, who was given VIP treatment (no handcuffs) when he went to the US Embassy, escorted by […]

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Philippine News Digest 46

December 23, 2002 · 

Contents: NBI charges two foreigners for employing minors in bars Inmates fast to protest abuses in jail Lawyers act to end judicial corruption NBI charges two foreigners for employing minors in bars The National Bureau of Investigation charged Australian Terrence George Matthews and American Thomas Glenn Jarrel for employing minors as dancers and prostitutes in […]

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Philippine News Digest 45

December 14, 2002 · 

Contents: Internet porn firm busted Six minors rescued from prostitution Aids epidemic “bringing social collapse” Internet porn firm busted Six women were arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation after it uncovered a porn site on the Net operating in San Lorenzo Village in Makati December 11. Chris Cole, also known as Antonio Lopez, and […]

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Teenagers perish in Davao's killing fields

December 6, 2002 ·  By Carlos H. Conde

DAVAO CITY – In one of the many hovels crammed inside Bankerohan, this city’ s largest public market, Christmas is about to come and go unnoticed once more. While the Alia family is no stranger to a joyless Christmas, this year ‘s yuletide has been exceptionally sad. The family is still mourning the death of […]

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Poverty and Family Abuse Force Davao's Children to the streets

December 6, 2002 ·  By Carlos H. Conde PCIJ

DAVAO CITY – In 2000 and 2001, Davao City was adjudged the country’s “Most Child-Friendly City” by the National Council for the Welfare of Children, a government body under the Office of the President. This year, however, Davao failed to get the recognition because of what local officials here have dismissed as negative noises coming […]

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Philippine News Digest 44

November 30, 2002 · 

Contents: Asia marks World Aids Day amid warnings of epidemic Six minors rescued from prostitution Raising awareness about sex tourism in Mexico Asia marks World Aids Day amid warnings of epidemic Countries across Asia commemorated World Aids Day with events to raise awareness of the disease amid warnings that the number of people with HIV/AIDS […]

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