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Safe Steps

‘Safe Steps’ to calamity awareness & preparedness

A public service program adopted by private companies and supported by the nation’s risk management agency was recently launched to address
UPLB Bell and Bottle

UP Los Banos’ Bell and Bottle wins Energy Globe Award

Two Philippine energy projects won the Energy Globe Award 2015 — the largest and most important environmental prize in the world.
SAlt lamp

Salt+Water=Light: A Filipino Invention for poor homes

Filipino homes without power sources can now light up their nights using two main components that can be found in every kitchen – salt and water.
Nightwalker

Fil-Am students keep Pinoy culture & folklore alive in U.S.

Filipino culture has chock-full of stories and superstitions about spirits and fairies that are passed down from generation to generation.
FASO

1st Fil-Am Orchestra leads PH Independence Day rites

The first and only Filipino orchestra outside the country led the festive opening of the 117th Philippine Independence Day rites in California.
Mark Munoz

UFC fighter Mark Muñoz to develop Pinoy wrestling

UFC fighter Mark “the Filipino Wrecking Machine” Muñoz may have hung up his gloves and retired from his UFC career but he will continue in the sport
Taklub movie poster

Nora, Brillante Mendoza film bags Cannes special award

Filipino advocacy film “Taklub” bagged a special citation award at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival held in France.
Pro-Consul Joanna Teh

Filipinas honored by Britain’s Queen for Yolanda efforts

Two Filipino members of the consular section at the British Embassy in Manila were recently honored by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II
Mayon Volcano

Mayon Park in UNESCO’s shortlist of World Heritage Sites

Mayon Volcano Natural Park (MVNP) in Legaspi City, Albay is now in the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization
Ostreavent

Filipinos invent cheaper Philippine ventilator

Filipino neonatologist Dr. Enrique Ostrea, a team of University of the Philippines engineers,and the Department of Science and Technology have collaborated
Pen and paper

Join Filipino Pride Essay Writing Contest and win 50k in cash prizes

Good news stories in the news media will finally be receiving due recognition in a unique contest that aims to encourage Filipinos to write more positive stories
Grace Talusan

Fil-Am Fulbright scholar undertakes study on Pinoy BPO agents

Armed with a Fulbright scholarship and a desire to reconnect with her Filipino heritage,Filipino-American Grace Talusan is conducting a study

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