Pia Roces Morato
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We rise from the rubble
by Pia Roces Morato - October 18, 2019 - 12:00am
On Oct. 17, 2017, President Rodrigo Duterte declared Marawi City “liberated” after terror leaders Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute were killed by government forces.
Commemorative stamps and the 100 years of Philippine cinema
by Pia Roces Morato - October 11, 2019 - 12:00am
When I was a little girl my father introduced me to the world of stamps.
Malasakit Centers and its quest to serve the poorest of the poor
by Pia Roces Morato - October 4, 2019 - 12:00am
When we think about health we tend to put our focus on the essence of cure rather than prevention.
An ant on the move
by Pia Roces Morato - September 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Philosophy was one of my favorite subjects in university, and although it was difficult at times, I still thoroughly enjoyed the way it made me look at life.
Health security
by Pia Roces Morato - September 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Globally, health security is defined as “the activities required to minimize the danger and impact of acute public health events that endanger the collective health of populations living across geographical...
A polished arrow
by Pia Roces Morato - September 13, 2019 - 12:00am
There is a saying that goes “ An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward.
You are the books you read
by Pia Roces Morato - September 6, 2019 - 12:00am
I read somewhere that in five years you are the same person except for the books you read and the people you meet.
Disaster resilience and Yes Pinoy Foundation
by Pia Roces Morato - August 23, 2019 - 12:00am
Nowadays we often talk about preparing ourselves for disasters that come along our way, considering the lessons we have learned from the experiences of Yolanda.
Safe schools a sanctuary for the youth
by Pia Roces Morato - August 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Schools have long served as a safe space for our students. Whether a student is escaping abuse at home, discrimination due to sexuality or race, or overcoming trauma, one can say that part of a teacher’s vocation...
Communist recruitment a threat to our youth
by Pia Roces Morato - August 9, 2019 - 12:00am
We have read some devastating reports of stories from parents whose children have suddenly joined activist groups allegedly with so called vision of freeing our country from a state of oppression.
Success has no shortcuts
by Pia Roces Morato - August 2, 2019 - 12:00am
They say that nothing worth having ever comes easy. Experience teaches us that when you really want something so badly, the only way to achieve it is to work for it.
To dare and endure
by Pia Roces Morato - July 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Winston Churchill once said “This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.”
The whole-of-nation approach
by Pia Roces Morato - July 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Executive Order 70 issued by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte also known as the whole-of-nation approach in attaining inclusive and sustainable peace is aimed to end local communist armed conflict through the creation...
Marawi’s frontman
by Pia Roces Morato - July 13, 2019 - 12:00am
During the Marawi Crisis, the efficiency of our community engagements strategically prevented a spillover to the adjacent municipalities and provinces.
Marawi’s frontman
by Pia Roces Morato - July 12, 2019 - 12:00am
A week has gone by and in between my two part series on my exclusive interview with DSWD Secretary Rolando Bautista, I was serendipitously fortunate enough to have actually met the kind Secretary in person, coming...
Marawi’s frontman
by Pia Roces Morato - July 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Thanks to a dear friend, journalist and co-educator Drei Toledo, I was literally offered the chance to pose some questions to the man in the front lines of Marawi - DSWD Secretary Bautista.
A champion swan
by Pia Roces Morato - June 28, 2019 - 12:00am
The Bible teaches us that the swan is a champion of fidelity. But what exactly does fidelity mean?
Discipline and the mastery of oneself
by Pia Roces Morato - June 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Lou Holtz once said, “Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.”
The Molave in us
by Pia Roces Morato - June 14, 2019 - 12:00am
President Manuel L. Quezon once said “I want our people to be like a Molave tree, strong and resilient, standing on the hillsides, unafraid of the rising tide, lighting and the storm, confident of its strength.”...
The rise of the party-list
by Pia Roces Morato - June 7, 2019 - 12:00am
As a broadcaster I get a lot of inquiry on politics, and the most recent “topnotcher” inquiry was all about party-lists.
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