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Education
by Win Gatchalian on February, 14, 2018

DepEd supports fight against human trafficking

Senator Win Gatchalian expressed his gratitude to the Department of Education (DepEd) for throwing its full support behind his measure, the Human Trafficking Preventive Education Program Act (Senate Bill No. 992), which aims to protect the youth from becoming victims of human trafficking.

Healthcare
by Win Gatchalian on February, 14, 2018

Help from DepEd on Dengvaxia panic, needed

Senator Win Gatchalian is calling on the Department of Education (DepEd) to create a circular that will mandate all public schools to initiate a program to identify and monitor students who were immunized with Dengvaxia.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on February, 13, 2018

BBL “Symbol of Peace” in Muslim Mindanao

After listening to the opinions voiced by stakeholders during public consultations on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law held in Muslim Mindanao over the past few days, Senator Win Gatchalian said it is apparent that the BBL is supported by a majority of the potential constituents of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on February, 13, 2018

To DepEd: Prioritize digital literacy

Senator Win Gatchalian is calling on the Department of Education (DepEd) to prioritize digital literacy programs in schools to produce digital-savvy graduates who will be equipped with the skills necessary to succeed in the modern world.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on February, 12, 2018

Gov’t urged to counter rising inflation

Senator Win Gatchalian urged the government to immediately implement countermeasures to soften the blow of rising inflation on underprivileged Filipinos, warning that inaction could result in growing hunger rates across the country.

Energy
by Win Gatchalian on February, 12, 2018

Recoverable System Loss Act gets Senate nod on third reading

The Senate has approved on third and final reading a measure which will reduce the amount of system loss charges passed on by electricity distribution utilities to consumers in their monthly electric bills.

Energy
by Win Gatchalian on February, 7, 2018

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act approved by Senate

Senator Win Gatchalian on Monday hailed the Senate’s approval on third and final reading of a measure institutionalizing a framework to advance energy efficiency and conservation practices in the country, aiming to make the national energy supply more sustainable, stable, and affordable. 

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on February, 6, 2018

Gatchalian wants to boost foreign direct investment in retail trade

Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing for the removal of barriers of entry for foreign firms in the retail trade sector that would boost foreign direct investment and develop a more progressive investment climate in the country.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on February, 5, 2018

Palace should appoint new COMELEC execs

To ensure undisrupted preparations for the upcoming elections, Senator Win Gatchalian called on President Rodrigo Duterte to immediately appoint new members of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) after two of its senior commissioners, Christian Robert Lim and Arthur Lim, retired today.