2 weeks Rights group: ‘Every child has a right to survive’ MB
“Every child has a right to survive, and the government has the obligation to do all it can to support parents and guardians in providing healthcare and nutrition, particularly access to breastmilk, so children will not die of preventable causes.” (AFP Photo / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) This was the message of Atty. Alberto Muyot, Chief Executive Officer of Save the Children Philippines, regarding the untimely death of three-month old baby River after she was separated from her jailed mother, Reina Mae Nasino. River succumbed to pneumonia and complications from diarrhea on October 9, 2020. The baby ... more