SAGIGILID: Our metro’s pavements in focus

How safe are our sidewalks for pedestrians? This documentary features the current situation of pavements in Metro Manila and how authorities are ensuring the safety of everyone who passes through it.

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- Produced with Mar Laurente, TJ Tulabot, Patrick Nisola, Faith Dinfotan

This story is produced under the Bloomberg Initiative Global Road Safety Media Fellowship implemented by the World Health Organization, Department of Transportation and VERA Files.


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