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Environment and climate change: Duterte owns the problems now

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President Duterte has inherited problems from past administrations. He must lead us away from ecological apocalypse by being bold and visionary

June 30, 2017 — It has been an exciting year for the environment and for climate change under President Duterte. Whether change for the better has come and progress will be finally made in these two important areas of our national life is, however, still uncertain. Continue reading Environment and climate change: Duterte owns the problems now

Duterte eyes Marawi visit on 1st anniversary as President

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GOING TO MARAWI? President Rodrigo Duterte says on June 28, 2017, that he plans to go to crisis-hit Marawi City. Malacañang photo

‘I cannot just sit on my ass in my office while people suffer there,’ says President Rodrigo Duterte

MANILA, Philippines (Jun. 30, 2017) — President Rodrigo Duterte said he plans to visit Marawi City on Friday, June 30, incidentally his first anniversary as Chief Executive, saying he “cannot just sit on my ass” while people of Marawi suffer. Continue reading Duterte eyes Marawi visit on 1st anniversary as President