Philstar’s Sison: Damaging Legacies

Posted by on Jul 3, 2015 in Reproductive Health

A LAW EACH DAY(Keeps Trouble Away) By Jose C. Sison (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 3, 2015 – 12:00am Up to now, controversy still surrounds the very contentious and divisive RH law. This time the controversy revolves around its implementation after the Supreme Court (SC) has  already declared some of its provisions unconstitutional for being contrary to the pro-life policy mandating the State to protect the life of the mother and of the unborn from conception....

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Rappler news on SC TRO RH Implementation

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in Reproductive Health

MANILA, Philippines – More than a year after it held the reproductive health (RH) law constitutional, the Supreme Court (SC) has temporarily stopped the health department from distributing and selling implants. SC issued a temporary restraining order, prohibiting the Department of Health (DOH) from “procuring, selling, distributing, dispensing or administering, advertising and promoting the hormonal contraceptive ‘Implanon’ and ‘Implanon NXT.'”...

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SC-TRO-RH Implementation

Posted by on Jun 30, 2015 in Reproductive Health

SC-TRO-RH Implementation

Dear ALFI Board, Members and Friends: On May 13, 2015, ALFI filed with the Supreme Court a Petition for Certiorari, Prohibition and Mandamus with Prayer for the Urgent Issuance of TRO and/or Writ of Preliminary Prohibitory and Mandatory Injunction. Our Petition questions the manner of implementation of the RH Law by DOH and FDA officials and all persons acting for and on their behalf, as being contrary to the RH Law and the Judgment of the Supreme Court (April ​8, 2014),...

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How a reproductive health pioneer became an ‘instant convert’ reading Humanae Vitae

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014 in Reproductive Health

By Elise Harris and Alan Holdren Vatican City, Oct 23, 2014 / 11:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As founders of an institute studying reproductive healthcare, Thomas and Susan Hilgers have seen the benefits that natural family planning can offer in the realms of health, sexuality and human relationships. But the couple was not always focused on advocating Church teaching on sexuality and family planning. Their years of dedication to the subject were largely inspired by reading...

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ALFI’S Opposition to Re-Certification

Posted by on Oct 22, 2014 in Reproductive Health

Unit 530, Richville Corporate Tower, Madrigal Business Park, 1107 Alabang-Zapote Rd., Muntinlupa City Metro Manila, Philippines Tel. No. (02) 623-0300; 0917-5419370 E-Mail: allianceforthefamily@gmail.com Website: www. alfi.org.ph The Board of Trustees of the Alliance for the Family Foundation Philippines, Inc. (ALFI) is pleased to inform you that ALFI filed a Preliminary Opposition to the applications of the pharmaceutical companies for re-evaluation/re-certification of...

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