PRRD creates Task Force Bangon Marawi

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After the declaration of Martial Law in Mindanao in May 23, 2017, the damage brought by the hostilities in the city of Marawi have driven many of the residents out of their homes as well as the economic implication of an ongoing rebellion in the area.

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PWDPhil is Back! And you will love us even more

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PWDPhil is back online! It’s good to be back after a long absence. No we never left. We were just making things better for our PWD brothers and sisters. So what we done in  the past few months? Radio show – Yes actually have our radio show called “the PWDPhil Hour”in the new Radyo Pilipinas, […]

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RA 10754 implemented on Dec 23, 2016

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December 23, 2016 is the first day of implemention for RA 10754, the new law expanding the government benefits of persons with disabilities (PWD).  This means that all provisions of RA 9442, an update to the original RA 7277 or the Magna Carta for Persons with Disabilities, are maintained PLUS the following benefits:

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Nonoy Zuniga serenades PWDs at CityMall Tiaong

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Last December 10, PWDs (persons with disabilities)  and senior citizens of Tiaong, Quezon trooped to CityMall in Tiaong, Quezon to listen to crooner, entertainer and fellow PWD Nonoy Zuniga in a show for the benefit of Nonoy Zuniga first started his singing career as vocals for the Birth Control band back in the late […]

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Uber Manila hires PWD drivers

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Uber Manila yesterday launched a program that fully supports the giving of income generating opportunities to Pinoys with disabilities. Uber Manila’s program already includes certain partner-drivers who claim to be hard of hearing but not totally deaf. These drivers spoke to the media of the benefits of the income they have made from being a ...

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Are we ready for robots teaching autistic children?

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Robots teaching autistic children? I was in a seminar sponsored by the Autism Society Philippines on July 19 at the De la Salle University’s Yuchengco Auditorium. The development of next-gen adaptive and assistive technologies for PWDs was the focus of this seminar and two of De Lasalle’s science professors Clement Ong and John Cabibih...

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City Mall Anabu: PWD-friendly Mall

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I’ve recently visited City Mall Anabu and I have discovered that it must be one of the most PWD-friendly malls in Cavite or anywhere south of Manila.  Many of our Pinoys with Disabilities are prevented from going around, especially wheelchair users, because of the unavailability of proper wheelchair ramps and the failure of mall owners [&hel...

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