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Digital Empowerment Toolkit Now Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits aim to provide the resources you need to advance your social change work.

We are excited to introduce our Digital Empowerment Trainers’ Toolkit, a dynamic resource to help you bring the benefits of connecting online to women in your community. Check it out today! »

Rhea B. Penaflor

About Me: 

Recipient, 2009 European Journalism Institute held in Prague, Czech Republic (July 2009)
Philippine Representative, 2009 International Youth Conference in Indonesia (September 2009)
Philippine Representative, One Asia Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (December 2009)

Freelance and advocacy journalist

Radio Anchor, Counseling-On-Air Program entitled "Tingog Sang Pamatan-on Sa Hutik Sang Kagab-ihon" (Voice of the Youth In the Whispers of the Night) aired at Bombo Radyo Philippines on Sundays

POPCOM-trained Peer Educator/Lecturer/Consultant, Empowering the People Thru Correct Knowledge and Information

Advocating POPCOM's (Commission on Population) Adolescent Health and Youth Development Program (AHYDP) and HIV-AIDS Prevention

Asst. P.R.O., Iloilo Youth Orchestra, a not for profit, community-based orchestra in Iloilo City

Media and Advocacy Officer, Kabataang Gabay sa Positibong Pamumuhay (KGPP), Inc. or Peers for Positive Way of Life

Panay Coordinator, Lex Law Review Center Philippines

My website:

Author, "Breaking the Fiberglass"

Looking for social collaborations with NGOs, private entities and individuals as catalysts for positive change

Looking for a publisher to my book of play entitled, "Blame It On French Kiss"

Currently writing a script for a short film.

My Passions: 
Journalism, Culture, Travels, Plays and Films, Tea, Coffee, Wine, Bartending, Law, Real Conversations, Pedagogy, Family, Books, Social Media
My Challenges: 
Stereotyping, Branding, Racial Profiling
My Vision for the Future: 
Being able to contribute to make the world a better place to live.
My Areas of Expertise: 
Journalism, Law, Peer education, Adolescent health, Reproductive health, Creative Writing, Poetry and Prose, Team Building

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