Fighting online evil: New law offers hope for PH kids’ protection

Kurt Dela Peña - Content Researcher Writer / @inquirerdotnet 08/04/2022

MANILA, Philippines—“Horrifying.” This was how Sen. Risa Hontiveros described the experiences of children who fell victims to online sexual abuse and exploitation, stressing that a law is “absolutely and urgently needed.” Hontiveros, who filed the proposed law…

Sen. Hontiveros wants e-Sabong regulated

Futch Anthony Inso 03/03/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Reelectionist Senator Risa Hontiveros is calling on the government to regulate the operation of e-Sabong in the country. Hontiveros is one of the senators who signed the resolution requesting the Philippine Amusement and…

Hontiveros: United opposition is surefire way to beat Duterte candidate

Carla Gomez 09/28/2021

BACOLOD CITY—Opposition Sen. Risa Hontiveros on Monday expressed hope there would be a united front for non-administration candidates to defeat whoever is fielded by President Rodrigo Duterte, who is stepping down after the May 2022 elections. Hontiveros,…

Hontiveros raises need for ‘proper coordination’ in suicide prevention hotlines

06/28/2019

MANILA, Philippines — Senator Risa Hontiveros on Friday said she is looking forward for “proper coordination” to happen between the Natasha Goldbourn Foundation’s Hopeline Philippines and the Department of Health (DOH) regarding the separation of suicide prevention…

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