8 months Roxas pushes for automatic inclusion of farmers to 4Ps MB
By Aaron Recuenco Senatorial candidate Mar Roxas vows to push for the automatic inclusion of farmers to the government’s conditional cash transfer program amid the harsh impact of El Nino on their livelihood. “Why don’t we make all our farmers automatic members of 4Ps (Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program)? After all, our farmers are poverty-stricken. In this way, some of their financial burdens are eased off while waiting for the rainy season,” said Roxas. Senatorial candidate Mar Roxas (RIO LEONELLE DELUVIO / MANILA BULLETIN) He was reacting to the statement of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) that ... more