Visually Impaired Students

Sara Gabai and Kamolrat Intaratat VISUALLY IMPAIRED STUDENTS IN THAILAND EXPLORE THE WEB’S WONDERS AND LEARN THE TRICKS OF WEB DEVELOPMENT Access to media and information has become critical in our daily lives. As the Internet grows exponentially and becomes more accessible in Thailand (23.86 million Internet users in 2013, …

Balancing Life in a Raging Climate: The Case of the Philippines

Dr. Benjamina Flor The unique or unfortunate location of the Philippines makes the country vulnerable to disasters compared to its neighboring countries in the Asia Pacific Region. While Asia Pacific is located along the Pacific Ocean, the Philippines sits along a typhoon belt and the so-called Ring of Fire where …

Forced Ripening: Interrogating Causes of the Philippines Teenage Pregnancy Problematique

Dr. Benjamina Flor Children having children The thought is devastating but unfortunately happening making teen pregnancy a menace to society. By definition, teenage pregnancy according to the medical dictionary means ”pregnancy by a female, age 13 to 19, which is understood to occur in a girl who has not completed …

Empowering Through Employment – Disability Friendly Work Arrangements

Angeline Yap Singapore is one of the few high density cities that has achieved high liveability standards. With over five million inhabitants on a small 710 sq. km. land, Singapore has an approach to urban high density development which sustains high quality life. Does this liveability also apply the five percent of …