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UST students’ Streets to Schools donation drive for gadgets help kids with distance learning

University of Santo Tomas (UST) students have launched the Streets to Schools donation drive for gadgets to help school children with the distance learning mode that is being implemented in the new academic year.

Filipina with Down Syndrome Brina Maxino named UNESCO Global Champion of Inclusive Education

Sabrina “Brina” Maxino has been selected as UNESCO's Global Champion of Inclusive Education, representing the Philippines and Asia-Pacific Region.

Virtual tour guide Henri Abued Manzano showcases United Nations Headquarters

Virtual tour guide Henri Abued Manzano is showcasing the United Nations Headquarters in Vienna to guests in the comfort of their own homes.
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Pinoys fight off unhappiness, climbs 17 spots in World Happiness Report

Pinoys are successfully fighting off unhappiness, registering a jump of 17 notches to 52nd spot in the world ranking of the World Happiness Report (WHR) 2020 released by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Networks (UN SDSN) in collaboration with Gallup World Poll.

Philippines’ Kira Azucena elected chair of United Nations committee handling peaceful disputes between nations

The Philippines' Kira Azucena has been elected chair of the Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization that is mandated to tackle matters of peaceful settlement of disputes between member nations.

Miss Universe Philippines Gazini Ganados wins a double in UN-ASEAN Youth awards

Even before competing at the 2019 Miss Universe pageant, Miss Philippines Gazini Christiana Jordi Ganados of Talisay City, Cebu has already received two international awards from the United Nations and ASEAN Youth.Miss Universe Philippines...

United Nations appoints Chef Margarita Forés Ambassador For Gastronomy Tourism

United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has designated Filipina Chef Maria Margarita A. Forés as its Ambassador for Gastronomy Tourism.Margarita Forés was honored as a champion for sustainable agriculture and food during the 23rd...

Camarines Sur’s Louise Mabulo wins U-N Asia-Pacific Young Champions of the Earth prize

Young chef and farmer-entrepreneur Louise Mabulo won in the 2019 Asia-Pacific Regional Finals of the United Nations Environment Programme's (UNEP) Young Champions of the Earth, a prize that sent her to the global finals...

Rizal’s Masungi Georeserve is Top 3 in United Nations World Tourism awards in Russia

Masungi Georeserve in Rizal province has been recognized as a Top 3 privately-led sustainable tourism project at the 2019 United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Awards for Enterprises in St. Petersburg, Russia.Masungi Georeserve and...

Miss Earth Karen Ibasco represents Philippines at 1st U-N Youth Climate Summit in New...

Miss Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco is representing the Philippines at the first Youth Climate Summit of the United Nations (UN) to be held in New York City on September 21, 2019.Karen Ibasco went on...
De La Salle University World University Rangkings

De La Salle University is lone Filipino school in THE Impact Rankings

De La Salle University in Manila made the cut in the inaugural Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings as the lone Filipino school in the list.The first Impact Rankings is THE’s pioneering initiative...

Philippines regains important seat in United Nations Oceans Commission

The Philippines has regained its seat at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC), marking the 3rd consecutive term for the nation to be in the agency's Executive...

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