The context and typical usage elsewhere in the Act suggests that "family" is understood to refer to a husband, wife and children. Pursant thereto, the State shall defend: I think a sentence with a wikilink to a population control article would be fine, but including the history of population control theory is not.
He also stated that he gives full support to a firm population policy, educating parents to be responsible, providing contraceptives to those who ask for them, but he refuses to promote contraceptive use.
The elements of reproductive health care include the following: The State shall likewise protect and advance the right of families in particular and the people in general to a balanced and healthful environment in accord with the rhythm and harmony of nature.
The section implies that the legislators recognize freedom of conscience, but this is not evident in the sections that follow. This is a warning. Presumably the references in that article are expert references. You are protecting your personal ideology and philosophy. The members from the Senate and the House of Representatives shall be appointed by the Senate President and the Speaker, respectively, with at least one 1 member representing the Minority.
Unbridled population growth stunts socioeconomic development and aggravates poverty". I have removed it again.
Definition of Terms For the purposes of this Act, the following terms shall be defined as follows: They are also obliged to monitor pregnant working employees among their workforce and ensure they are provided paid half-day prenatal medical leaves for each month of the pregnancy period that they are employed.
I also think "historical views" has the connotation of "how the subject was viewed in history" rather than "how people view the history. The long history of a concept is a welcome information that will enlighten readers in Wikipedia.
Separability Clause, Repealing Clause, Effectivity Summary of major provisions[ edit ] The bill mandates the government to "promote, without biases, all effective natural and modern methods of family planning that are medically safe and legal.
As for my other quotes - like I said. Pritchett argued this term is applied to women who are not sexually active, are infecund, whose husband is absent, etc. Classifications and descriptions provided by the American Food and Drug Administration have been on ongoing cause of controversy in the United States.
Tatad a former senator is a public intellectual. Education and information materials to be developed and disseminated for this purpose shall be reviewed regularly to ensure their effectiveness and relevance.
It implies that people are able to have a responsible, safe, consensual and satisfying sex life and that they have the capability to reproduce and the freedom to decide of, when, and how often to do so.
The RAND study also said that a large population can promote growth given the right fundamentals. Further, the law guarantees access to information, facilities and services most especially for the poor by ensuring stable and sustainable reproductive health programs are in place through partnerships between national and local governments in collaboration with CSOs, basic sectors, academe and private sector.
Lagman explained that "Globally, the new number of reported cases of HIV infections and deaths has dropped by nearly 20 percent.
The State shall protect and promote the right to health of women especially mothers in particular and of the people in general and instil health consciousness among them.
We are thus deeply disturbed and saddened by calls made by some members of the Catholic Church to reject a proposed legislation that promises to improve the wellbeing of Filipino families, especially the lives of women, children, adolescents, and the poor". A biologist from Maine? The millions of funds intended for the contraceptive devices may just well be applied in improving the skills of our health workers in reducing maternal and child mortality in the Philippines".
The penal provisions constitute a violation of free choice and conscience, and establishes religious persecution  President Aquino stated he was not an author of the bill.
He also challenged that he is willing to bet that if the government will provide cash money to the poor to buy condoms, the poor will use the cash for food and basic needs, thus exploding the myth. Historyprofrd and Babhum are right!
It also includes sexual health, the purpose of which is the enhancement of life and personal relations. The two party-list representatives strongly state that poverty is not due to over-population but because of inequality and corruption.
Provided further, That these hospitals shall immediately refer the person seeking such care and services to another health facility which is conveniently accessible:The Philippines passes Reproductive Health Law.
07 JANUARY – Manila, The Philippines - After fourteen years of being stuck in Congress, the "Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of " has finally been signed into law on Friday 21 December by President Benigno Aquino III of The Philippines. May 18, · Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of (Republic Act No.
), informally known as theReproductive Health Law, is a law in the Philippines which guarantees universal access to methods on contraception, fertility control, sexual 5/5(1).
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Republic Act The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of An Act providing for a National Policy on Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health.
in line with the State’s duty to promote the right to health, responsible parenthood, social justice and full human development. family life, reproductive health, and population education: key elements of a health-promoting school This document was prepared for WHO by Carmen Aldinger of Health and Human Development Programs (HHD) at.
The "RH Act" () in brief The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of This is an outline of The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of ; It sets out the sections that are of particular interest .Download