A shining light in the Philippines
November 29, 2012
In makeshift Manila slum homes that are mainly windowless, Illac Diaz brings an idea that shines a light. His idea has become so popular that the local prison has set up a production line for the simple "solar light" made from clear drink bottles.
Addressing the issue doesn't appear to be among the government's priorities
Archdiocese aims to reduce energy consumption by 5-10 percent
Not all poor people benefiting from new law that guarantees affordable food
Most cases go unreported in Bangladesh due to social stigma, which can be fatal
More than 3,500 have been slain since Duterte's war on drugs began