Category Archives: Philippines

Philippine Contraception Bill Pits Aquino against Church

Philippine politicians resumed debating on Tuesday a reproductive health bill that is increasingly seen as a test of the political will of President Benigno Aquino, a champion of the measure, and the Catholic Church which fiercely opposes it. The Church … Continue reading

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The Catholic Church to Fight the Philippine Reproductive Health Bill

The Catholic Church to Fight the Philippine Reproductive Health Bill The Catholic Church is leading the protest against the Reproductive Health Bill which provides for access to reproductive health services. Statistics show that 11 women die daily in the Philippines … Continue reading

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