Hontiveros gets award for social justice work from EU civil society, parliamentarians

  MANILA, Philippines --- Senator Risa Hontiveros was bestowed with the Silver Rose Award bya European network of civil society organizations and European Union (EU) parliamentarians in recognition of her contributions "to social justice and solidarity."     SOLIDAR, a European network of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), invited Hontiveros to receive the award at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium on Tuesday, Jan. 29.   "There is so much work that needs to be done, and a fight for my country's soul and my country's future looms large.I will take this award as a reminder and a challenge. It is a reminder that victory can be achiev...

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