|1.4 M Pinoy families 'squat' homes|
|Written by Administrator|
|Monday, 16 April 2012 12:54|
MANILA, Philippines - There are estimated 1.4 million poor families nationwide who are considered as informal settlers, and some 70,450 of them facing eviction.
In a statement, Rep. Rafael Mariano (Party-list, Anak Pawis) urged the government to impose moratorium in demolition of squatters.
Mariano filed House Resolution 2204 to protect thousands of urban poor families from violent attacks pending provisions of adequate housing, livelihood and social services. Read more...