Philippines

The Story of RBI, an Organization that Helps the Blind Filipinos

A hand while reading Braille This is the story of Resources for the Blind Incorporated RBI, an organization that provides products and services for blind Filipinos all over the Philippines. While we know that the Philippine government is doing their


Republic Act 10366 Accessible Polling Places for PWDs and Senior Citizens

S. No. 3287 H. No. 5509 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Metro Manila Fifteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-third day of July, two thousand twelve. [REPUBLIC ACT NO.


Sarah Joyce Ocampo and Her Version of Tila in STI College Singing Idol 2014

Watch Sarah Joyce when she performed in the Singing Idol 2014 in STI College. She was the first runner-up in that singing competition held in SM City North Edsa last September 9, 2014. Singing Idol gave her the chance to


Republic Act 10524 Amending the Magna Carta for Persons with Disability

An Act Expanding the Positions Reserved for Persons with Disability, Amending for the Purpose Republic Act No. 7277, as Amended, Otherwise Known as the Magna Carta for Persons with Disability S. No. 3371 H. No. 5475 Republic of the Philippines


Republic Act 7277 Magna Carta for Persons with Disability

Note: We have changed the term (disabled persons) to (persons with disabilities) for your convenience and we also believe that it’s now the internationally recognized term today. However, if this action is not acceptable, or it violates any rules or


Czarinah Michaela Mercado Interview on TV5 Metro Sabado Ako ay Ikaw Rin

From Czarinah Michaela Mercado’s Facebook: When you are thankful for what you have, you are always rewarded with more. And I am indeed thankful once again for this opportunity to speak and to share my life and my dreams. Thank


Blind Models in the Philippines and Their White Cane

The recently concluded 2014 Philippine Fashion Week has given these two blind models, Arhjessa Tagulao Espiritu and Czarinah Michaela Mercado, both visually impaired, a chance to showcase their modeling skills. Using their white cane, they surprised the audience with their