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USA pledges $3.5 million to crack down on child exploitation

The Philippines and United States have signed a Child Protection Compact (CPC), to help prevent younsters being trafficked for sex and and other exploitation. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II, who is also the chairman of the inter-agency council against trafficking (IACAT), signed the agreement with US Chargé d’Affaires Michael Klecheski…





One in 10 kids sexually abused at home amid spike in pre-teen pregnancy

One in 10 Filipino children suffer sexual violence in their homes says a relief organisation, while government figures indicate growing numbers of pre-teen girls getting pregnant. International humanitarian relief organisation World Vision Philippines ranked the country as 10th worst in the world when it came to girls aged from 10…