Category Archives: Drop Of Ink

‘A Wonderful Moment’

Admin Note: This post is a copy from Commentary, By Hermilando D. Aberia, Philippine Daily Inquirer, First Posted 01:58:00 06/07/2008 In a reproductive health workshop for Filipino adolescents, the facilitator asked the young participants what they thought about, or how they would define, sex. The participants, in their teens and early 20s, almost covered the board with their

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Mejorada Googled It

Self-styled investigative journalist Manuel Mejorada complained that the Ilo-ilo Convention Center was overpriced. He also charged that Senate President Franklin Drilon, DPWH Secretary Rogelio Signson, DoT Secretary Ramon Jimenez, among others, should answer for the material injury they inflicted upon the people. But when the Philippine Senate, pushed by various sectors to probe one of

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Dysfunctions in Public Procurement

In a recent Procurement Workshop organized jointly by the German Technical Cooperation International Services (GTZ-IS) and the Department of Health (DoH) for 16 provincial governments implementing the European Commission-funded Health Sector Policy Support Program (HSPSP), the procurement issues that were highlighted in one of the sessions included those that pertain to non-compliance with the Procurement

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