Sugar, corn industries top employers of Bukidnon’s child laborers

MALAYBALAY CITY (Bukidnon News/30 November) –  The agriculture sector,
specifically sugar and corn, has the most number of child laborers in
the province according to baseline survey commissioned for the International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labor (IPEC), a program funded by the
International Labor Organization. Continue reading

Malaybalay family saves abandoned infant

MALAYBALAY CITY – (Bukidnon News Dispatch/15 Sept.) A family managed to save the life of a new-born infant after they found the girl Thursday morning abandoned in a garbage area in Purok 5, Barangay 9, this city.

Lilia Montales said a friend told her about a voice she heard mistaking it of that of a bird’s. They were surprised to see the baby still with the birth cord in the grasses. Continue reading