by Win Gatchalian on May, 20, 2023

On Task Force review of SHS program: Address learners’ employability, transition woes

While the Department of Education’s (DepEd) Task Force is set to review the implementation of the senior high school (SHS) program, Senator Win Gatchalian pressed the need to address challenges on learners’ transition to employment or higher education. 

by Win Gatchalian on May, 18, 2023

Gov’t should address ‘mental health pandemic’

Amid the celebration of Mental Health Action Day, Senator Win Gatchalian reiterates his call for urgent government action to curb what he calls the mental health pandemic in the country.

Public Order & Safety
by Win Gatchalian on May, 17, 2023

Senate inquiry into possible POGO involvement in human trafficking activities

Senator Win Gatchalian wants a Senate inquiry into the possible involvement of the Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator (POGO) industry in human trafficking activities.

by Win Gatchalian on May, 15, 2023

Inquiry into series of power transmission disturbances

Senator Win Gatchalian wants the Senate to conduct an inquiry into the series of disturbances in the country’s power transmission system in the hope of ensuring a reliable and continuous electricity supply.

Public Order & Safety
by Win Gatchalian on May, 15, 2023

Majority of POGO-related crimes in PH are human trafficking cases

Majority of the crimes related to Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) involved human trafficking cases which is an indication that organized criminal groups tied to the industry may be operating in the country, Senator Win Gatchalian said.

by Win Gatchalian on May, 13, 2023

Government urged: Step up vs. ‘pandemic of mental health’

Senator Win Gatchalian is urging the government to step up its efforts to address what he calls a ‘pandemic of mental health’ among Filipinos.

by Win Gatchalian on May, 12, 2023

On end of COVID-19 global emergency: Focus needed on education recovery

Following the World Health Organization’s declaration that COVID-19 is no longer a global health emergency, Senator Win Gatchalian emphasized the need to focus on the recovery of the education sector, one of the hardest hit during the height of the pandemic.

Public Order & Safety
by Win Gatchalian on May, 11, 2023

Fintech users should invoke law following GCash fiasco

Senator Win Gatchalian urged financial technology (fintech) users to invoke measures set in Republic Act No. 11765 or the Financial Products and Services Consumer Protection Act and its implementing rules and regulations following an apparent foiled attempt by suspected cyber criminals to siphon off money from GCash, a popular fintech platform in the country.

by Win Gatchalian on May, 8, 2023

To education agencies: Work closely to review senior high school curriculum

Senator Win Gatchalian wants the Department of Education (DepEd), Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) to work more closely in reviewing the senior high school program and ensuring the smooth transition of K to 12 graduates.