Illegal logging a major factor in flood devastation of Philippines
MANILA (AFP) Dec 01, 2004
Decades of illegal logging, unusually high rainfall and geography have all contributed to the devastation wrought by storms that have lashed the Philippines, the government and environmentalists say.
I. Executive Summary
The local mobile handset industry is growing in the Philippines that especially cater to the Filipino culture. Investing in this industry is serious business and requires a lot of knowledge before starting. This industry analysis provides any investor the information needed
Ethicality of Gun Ownership for Civilians in the Philippines
In this paper, we will argue that prohibition of gun ownership for civilians/ non-commissioned citizens is unethical and impractical. We will assert that prohibition of guns will not resolve crimes and will not eliminate accidents. Our
NATIONAL SECURITY AND CONFLICTS IN MINDANAO
1. National Security Policy 2011-2016
-policy, goals and objectives
2. Role of the AFP
- Brief history of the AFP
Problems in the Bureaucracy
National Security, Conflicts in Mindanao
According to the U.S. Uniform Crime Reporting Statistics, by 2000 more than 300 million users around the globe accessed the World Wide Web. Of those, at least 1 million were engaged in illegal Internet activities (computer crime or "cyber-crime"). Cyber-crimes include Internet-related
A Baseline Study on Violence Against Children in Public Schools
Toward a Child-Friendly Education Environment
Plan Philippines – February 2009
TABLE OF CONTENTS
"I am strongly optimistic that enhancing the generation and the use of DNA information and analyses will contribute greatly to the field of criminal investigation and in effect, downgrade with expediency the crime rate in the country," Angara said. What are those for?
DNA matching will become an ev
JUVENILE JUSTICE IN THE PHILIPPINES -
A PERSONAL EXPERIENCE (ABSTRACT)
Marianne Murdoch-Verwijs, LLM (Free University, Amsterdam)
BACKGROUND ON JUVENILE CRIME AND THE LEGAL SITUATION IN THE PHILIPPINES IN THE EARLY 1990s
The problems of street children and juvenile delinquents are much
Death Penalty In Philippines
During Spanish colonial rule, the most common method of executions were shooting by the firing squad (especially for treason/military crimes, usually reserved for independence fighters) and garrotte (a notable case would be the Gomburza).
A prominent example i
This Research Paper is made possible through the help and support from everyone, including: parents, teacher, family, friends, and in essence, all sentient beings.
Especially, please allow the researcher to dedicate her...
A constitution is a set of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is governed. These rules together make up, i.e. constitute, what the entity is. When these principles are written down into a single document or set of legal...
Social Issues in the Philippines
The Philippine GDP per capita shrank to US$990 in 2000 from US$1,129 in 1997 while the GNP per capita contracted to US$1,033 from US$1,197. This was a result of the Asian financial crisis, which caught up with the Philippines in 1998. ...
During the 1930s, the United States found itself in a “Troubled World”. Economic troubles of the Great Depression had a saddening impact on the United States, but there were also international crises in Europe and Asia (Benson, Brannen, and Valentine 936). The fascist dictator of Italy,...
CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
TITLE V. — PRESCRIPTION
Article 1106. By prescription, one acquires ownership
and other real rights through the lapse of time in the manner
and under the conditions laid down by law.
In the same way, rights and actions are...
The Archipelago’s Name
Section 1. The national territory comprises the Philippine archipelago1, with all the islands and water embraces therein, and all other territories over which the Philippines has sovereignty or jurisdiction, consisting of its terrestrial, fluvial and aerial domains,...
Chuchucuhcuh. According to the NSO or National Statistics Office in the Philippines, the population growth as of 2013 is ninety eight million seven hundred thirty four thousand seven hundred ninety eight or 98,734,798 in numbers. It is said that the rate of...
United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child
52nd Sessions, 14 September - 2 October 2009
Philippines: Continuing Child Detention with Adults in Police Lockups, Arbitrary Detention of “Rescued” Street Children, and
Reportstack has announced a new market research publication on Personal Accident and Health Insurance in the Philippines, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017. The written premium of the Philippines personal accident and health insurance segment increased from PHP3.7 billion (US$83.8...
Reportstack has announced a new market research publication on Non-Life Insurance in the Philippines, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017. The Philippine non-life insurance segment grew in written premium value from PHP25.7 billion (US$0.6 billion) in 2008 to PHP46 billion (US$1.1 billion)...