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Pia files medical reserve corps bill 

Like a highly-skilled reserve force that has been trained to assist our regular military, the country can likewise benefit from a similar reserve force for our healthcare system.

Futures Thinking will be crucial in the post-COVID world 

It is important to understand what it means to use Futures Thinking as a tool to effectively plan for the new normal.

Pia seeks probe on readiness of PH health system for the ‘new normal’ 

Its weaknesses exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, how should the public health system be improved for future health emergencies?

Innovations needed to educate students in the new normal 

“Access to quality education is a vital tool in nation-building, and we must use this crisis as an opportunity to innovate and reinvent our education.” – Senator Pia S. Cayetano, Chair, Committee on SDGs, Innovation, and Futures Thinking

Pia files Safe Pathways Act to support biking, walking in the new normal 

Pop-up bike lanes and emergency pathways will help augment limited forms of transportation in the new normal, and may also be adopted long-term to help decongest roads and reduce pollution.

Pia renews call for Build, Build, Build for Health to equip PH for new normal 

As the world faces a health crisis, Senator Pia S. Cayetano is pushing anew for the passage of a proposed measure that seeks to fast track the government’s health infrastructure initiatives. The senator filed last year the Priority Health Infrastructure Bill (Senate Bill No. 63), known also as the ‘Build, Build, Build for Health’ Bill, … Continue reading News

Emergency subsidy for 18-M poor families amid COVID-19 quarantine 

When we look after them and care for their needs, people would be encouraged to remain in their homes and not worry where to get their next meal.

Legislation to outline PH action vs COVID-19 

We will work towards legislation that will make available P200 billion, mostly as financial assistance. for low-income families

On President Duterte’s certification of CITIRA (SBN 1357) as urgent 

By certifying CITIRA as urgent, President Duterte affirms the need for a more fair, efficient, and accountable tax system to foster a stronger economy.

Pia calls for renewed commitment to UN global goals 

Senator Pia Cayetano: “Let us make sustainability an integral part of our national development goals.”