Children making Filipino brooms (walis ting-ting) made out of grass in Catanduanes.

This Independence Day, free children from labor

June 12th marks the day the country declared itself free and independent, able to govern towards a future best fit for its people. But genuine freedom and independence is yet to be felt by millions of families across the country who remain with limited access to decent work that pays enough for a person to lead a life of dignity.

Globe joins forces with UNICEF Philippines and Ateneo Human Rights Center in building child-friendly cyberspace

As a strong advocate of cyberwellness, leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom joins forces with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Philippines and Ateneo Human Rights Center (AHRC) in the drive to create a child-friendly cyberspace. A tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be signed soon to formalize the partnership.