The Ajinomoto Foundation, Sysmex, and NEC initiate a cross-industry co-creation project to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in the Republic of Ghana

TOKYO, May 27, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – The Ajinomoto Foundation, Sysmex Corporation, and NEC Corporation are set to commence initiatives for a co-creation project (the “Project”) to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in the Republic of Ghana (Ghana). This project is in line with the Memorandum of Collaboration concluded between […]

Editorial: Lessons from a murdered tot

“Multiple injuries” is a phrase that can only hint of the crimes committed against the two-year-old child brought to a hospital in Quezon City last April 21, 2022 shortly before midnight.A team from the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Holy Spirit Division went to the hospital after a hospital security guard reported the treatment of […]

Senate OK’s bill on child sexual abuse

The Senate on Thursday approved on second reading a bill seeking to strengthen the country’s law against sexual abuse of children online.  The Senate approved Senate Bill 2209, which will repeal the Anti-Child Pornography Act of 2009 and amend the Anti-Photo and Video Voyeurism Act of 2009.  The committees on women, science and technology and […]

IJM shares paper to curb net’s child sexual abuse content

IN COMBATING the livestreaming of child sexual abuse, Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have an important role to play, along with tech platforms and financial sector institutions. International Justice Mission (IJM) reviewed related literature and has proposed recommendations for ISPs in its technical paper, “Philippine ISP Visibility: Technology, Limitations and Recommendations Related to Combating the Online […]

PLDT shuts down over 3K domains with links to online child abuse

TO CONTINUE combating online child exploitation, telecommunication company PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications Inc. (Smart), have strengthened their capabilities to block materials and domains linked to online child abuse. With children spending more time on the web due to online learning, the PLDT Group, through its Cyber Security Operations Group, shut down 3,020 […]