Lazatin orders Primewater to address Angeles City water supply issues

Primewater says Angeles Electric Company has not replied to its request for a coordination meeting ANGELES CITY, Philippines –Angeles City Mayor Carmelo Lazatin Jr, on Sunday, May 29, ordered Primewater to address with urgency consumer complaints over its inefficient water supply. Lazatin, in a letter sent to Primewater Angeles City branch manager Jonah Amechazurra, ordered … Read more

For years, Bukidnon village relies on unsafe water sources for survival

The situation may grow in Tagbak, an agricultural village of 2,203 Talaandig and Higaonon farmers in Bukidnon, as the dry season sets in and climate change causes temperatures to rise and dry up the village’s water sources BUKIDNON, Philippines – The village of Tagbak, some 15.5 kilometers east of the Talakag town center, lacks potable … Read more

[OPINION] Investment in water and sanitation crucial amid mounting climate crisis

‘Less than half of the world’s population can rely on a toilet that is connected to a system that safely manages human waste. Many people use hanging latrines or pits that empty into rivers or lakes…’ Picture the global climate crisis and you might think of dry, cracked earth, groaning for water. Or heavy rains … Read more

Alvarez’s past attacks now water under the bridge for Robredo

DAVAO DEL NORTE, Philippines – Davao del Norte 1st District Representative Pantaleon Alvarez once called her “shameless.” He even thought of impeaching her as Vice President once. But for presidential candidate Leni Robredo, that’s all water under the bridge. In accepting the endorsement of President Rodrigo Duterte’s erstwhile ally on Thursday, March 24, Robredo had … Read more