Browse By

Category Archives: Budget

No Thumbnail

UP Student Regent Statement On ‘Revised’ STFAP Scheme

Here is UP student regent statement on the STFAP rebracketing: On the ‘Revised STFAP Scheme’ Office of the Student Regent 3 June 2012 Students from different UP units raised concerns again as they were welcomed by the issue of ‘Bracket B certification/Revised STFAP scheme’ as

No Thumbnail

State U student leaders vow to fight for right to education

UP, PUP and other SUCs to hike fees Student leaders from University of the Philippines (UP), Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) and other state universities and colleges gathered yesterday in unity against fee hikes set to be implemented in state universities and colleges (SUCs)

No Thumbnail

Protests set as Senate railroads passage of 2012 budget

Organizations under Kilos Na Laban sa Budget Cuts alliance condemned the Senate’s passage of the 2012 national budget and called for nationwide protests against the “twisted (baluktot)” and “anti-people” budget of the Aquino government. Groups said Aquino allies in the Senate has “railroaded” the budget,

No Thumbnail

Aquino gov’t and minions suffering from ‘liarrhea’

As expected, Malacanang and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) issue lies and cover-up in response to nationwide strikes and protests against meager spending for state universities and colleges (SUCs), education and social services were increased. It seems the Aquino gov’t and its spokespersons

No Thumbnail

Iskolars ng Bayan on strike

Thousands of students, faculty and administrators march for higher budget for education, social services   In a “historic show of rage” students, faculty, and administrators from different State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) walked out of their classes, declared a strike and marched to Mendiola today