Tag: RH Bill

RH Bill: silver bullet to rising maternal deaths

July 13, 2012

PHILIPPINES – Sen. Pia Cayetano believes the passage of the Reproductive Health (RH) bill would give priority to the plight and burden of Filipino mothers. In a statement on World Population Day on Wednesday, Cayetano said this year’s theme of “Universal Access to Reproductive Health Services” emphasizes the need for an RH law to help […]

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RH Bill likely to be Passed on 2nd Reading ‎

June 9, 2012

PHILIPPINES – Senators Miriam Defensor-Santiago and Pia Cayetano remain optimistic that the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) bill could be passed in the 15th Congress. “As I have predicted, we may have to pass it after the SONA, by August. That is our best hope,” Santiago said, referring to President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address […]

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