Jan Cuyco
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‘The right place for us’: Reviving Manila’s lesbian spaces
by Jan Cuyco - March 16, 2023 - 4:14pm
"All spaces should be considered queer safe spaces, not just [parties] every Saturday night. It’s not supposed to be like that," Villar said. “
Marcos mum on ‘short term’ plans for commuters, mobility groups say
by Jan Cuyco - July 26, 2022 - 10:20am
As President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. gave tall orders to complete big-ticket railway projects in his first State of the Nation Address (SONA), mobility groups pointed out his lack of short-term and more urgent solutions...
DA-Cordillera proposes P4.4-M aid for flood-hit Banaue farmers
by Jan Cuyco - July 22, 2022 - 1:06pm
The Department of Agriculture-Cordillera (DA-CAR) is requesting P4.4 million in its proposed rehabilitation for 756 Banaue farmers affected by the recent flash floods. 
Group behind report citing Philippines among top ocean plastic polluters retracted 2015 findings
by Jan Cuyco - July 19, 2022 - 6:20pm
Nearly seven years after publication, Ocean Conservancy retracted its ocean plastic pollution report on July 10 for propagating a “misguided and harmful narrative around ocean plastic pollution,” with...
‘Not ending with archives’: What’s next for Project Gunita?
by Jan Cuyco - July 14, 2022 - 4:55pm
Following the launch of Project Gunita, a citizen-led online archive of martial law era materials, it seems as though the heavy task of memorializing a nation’s dark past is over for its 19-year-old project...
Envi groups flag toxic BPA, BPS in thermal paper receipts
by Jan Cuyco - July 12, 2022 - 5:52pm
Thermal paper receipts containing toxic chemicals may put women cashiers at greater risk for reproductive health problems, a recent study by environmental watchdogs found. 
PhilSys seen to improve 4Ps cash transfer, beneficiaries urged to register
by Jan Cuyco - July 8, 2022 - 7:52am
There would be no need for beneficiaries registered in the Philippine Identification System to present physical IDs when claiming future subsidy grants, said a Department of Social Welfare and Development ...
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