Ep. 1: Making Children Counted
Aired April 5, 2018
Ms. Melanie Ramos-Llana, head of JJCICSI’s Family Life Program, is joined by Ms. Madel Callanta of the Philippine Legislators’ Committee on Population and Development (PLCPD) and Ms. Pauline Santos of Plan International to discuss the importance of civil registration and vital statistics.
Ep. 2: The National Land Use Act
Aired April 12, 2018
Atty. Mary Claire Demaisip and Ms. Kimberly Alvarez of KAISAHAN, JJCICSI’s partner in its advocacy for the passage of the National Land Use Act (NLUA), explain why land use regulation is necessary.
Ep. 3: The South Rail Project and the Urban Poor
Aired April 19, 2018
Dr. Jing Karaos, head of JJCICSI’s Urban Poverty and Governance Program, and Mr. Percival Chavez, former chairperson of the Presidential Commission for the Urban poor, discuss with Fr.Nono Alfonso, SJ, how the South Rail Project will affect Metro Manila’s informal settlers.
Ep. 4: Living Laudato Si'
Aired April 26, 2018
Fr. Nono Alfonso, SJ talks with religious and lay friends of JJCICSI who live Pope Francis’s encyclical on caring for creation, Laudato Si’ .
Ep. 5: Healthy Nanay, Health Bulilit
Aired May 3, 2018
What’s in the “First 1000 Days” bill and why passing it matters to mothers and their children? JJCICSI’s partners from the Philippine Legislators' Committee on Population and Development Foundation (PLCPD), Ms. Anne Janelle Rabe, and UNICEF Philippines, Nutrition Specialist Dr. Rene Galera, explain the bill.
Ep. 7: From "Danger Zone" to "Death Zone"?
Aired May 17, 2018
JJCICSI has done a number of reports on the situation of families in distant resettlement sites of government. In this post-Mother’s Day episode, Fr Nono Alfonso, SJ puts a human face on the problems faced by families in these housing projects. Two mothers from Montalban, Rizal share their stories of struggle and hope.
Ep. 8: Saving Manila Bay, saving the people
Aired May 24, 2018
Drawing on the experience of the Save Our Sunset (SOS) Manila Bay Coalition in opposing a multibillion-peso reclamation project on Manila Bay, Columban Missionary Fr. John Leydon and Ms. Tet Sambale talk about what the Catholic Church says and does to promote the integrity of creation and the dignity of the poor.