Seven things data tell us about the deforestation and devastating floods in Davao Region

Seven things data tell us about the deforestation and devastating floods in Davao Region

Rapid deforestation and illegal logging, which remain rampant, are the main culprits, in the devastating landslides and flooding to hit Davao Region. Along with an increasingly unpredictable climate, these have caused deaths and damage to millions of residents in the region. Data and interviews done by PressOne.PH revealed that policy gaps, corruption, and politics accelerated these problems.

Here’s what the data revealed.

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Meneleo Carlos Jr. dies at 95

Meneleo J. Carlos Jr., businessman and industrialist known for his stewardship of the pioneering Philippine chemical conglomerate Resins Inc. as well as his active involvement in various national business organizations, died peacefully Friday night, May 17, at the age of 95.

How Teachmint continues to empower PH education

With the remnants of the pandemic that left an increased growth of learning gaps and the education system’s inevitable evolution, an academic digital platform continues to navigate in bringing quality education even in rural places in the Philippines.

Seven things data tell us about the deforestation and devastating floods in Davao Region

Rapid deforestation and illegal logging, which remain rampant, are the main culprits, in the devastating landslides and flooding to hit Davao Region. Along with an increasingly unpredictable climate, these have caused deaths and damage to millions of residents in the region. Data and interviews done by PressOne.PH revealed that policy gaps, corruption, and politics accelerated these problems.

Here’s what the data revealed.

Requiem for an exemplary Catholic layman

Attorney Ramon Pedrosa was certainly a giant of a man. Despite his modesty and humility. A short tribute like this would fail to give justice to his life and works, but his life-story as a devout Catholic and Filipino patriot needs to be told.

FACT-CHECK: EDCA is not unconstitutional

FACT-CHECK: EDCA is not unconstitutional

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PressOne.PH is a verified signatory of the Code of Principles of the International Fact -Checking Network.

A real, non-aligned foreign policy

A real, non-aligned foreign policy

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PPI reinforces viability, innovation on 60th anniversary

PPI reinforces viability, innovation on 60th anniversary

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Advocates urge news media to shun sensationalized reporting on HIV

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Meneleo Carlos Jr. dies at 95

Meneleo Carlos Jr. dies at 95

Meneleo J. Carlos Jr., businessman and industrialist known for his stewardship of the pioneering Philippine chemical conglomerate Resins Inc. as well as his active involvement in various national business organizations, died peacefully Friday night, May 17, at the age of 95.

How Teachmint continues to empower PH education

With the remnants of the pandemic that left an increased growth of learning gaps and the education system’s inevitable evolution, an academic digital platform continues to navigate in bringing quality education even in rural places in the Philippines.

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