ACF offers cash-based program for displaced families from 2013 Zambo attack »

ACF offers cash-based program for displaced families from 2013 Zambo attack

ZAMBOANGA CITY, 14 July 2015 – A global humanitarian agency in the Philippines has stepped up its program by providing cash-based interventions to over a thousand families displaced by urban conflict in 2013 in this southern city of Zamboanga. Victor Haliddan, who was among the thousands of people affected when armed men attacked the city […]

MYPEACE Project holds Chefs for Peace »

MYPEACE Project holds Chefs for Peace

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines/06 March 2015 by Frencie Carreon–The Madrasah Youth Promoting English Advancement for Community Empowerment or MYPEACE Project of the U.S. Embassy in Manila and the Voice of Mindanao today held a community outreach activity in Cabatangan, this city.   Dubbed as Chefs for Peace, the community service brought together about 56 madaris youth […]

Silpeace Youth Camp set in May »

Silpeace Youth Camp set in May

ZAMBOANGA CITY/06 March 2014 by Vernon Kenny P. Jimera— Silpeace Christian Youth Coordinator Ruel Sagario disclosed that this year’s youth camp in May 2014 will be in line with the celebration of the 30th anniversary of Silsilah Dialogue Movement. “We are targeting 100 participants this year. We will be giving out sessions on Culture of […]

IORG: Extending help to marginalized children »

IORG:  Extending help to marginalized children

ZAMBOANGA CITY/27 February 2014 by Franco Rivas Cananea—Last year’s siege alone has brought about children to live in cramped evacuation centers, eat two rationed meals daily and play drums for a silver coin or two. Add that to the already huge population of marginalized kids in Zamboanga and you have a great number of children […]

Kusug Batah Sug (KBS): Tausug Youth as movers for peace and development »

Kusug Batah Sug (KBS): Tausug Youth as movers for peace and development

JOLO, Sulu/9 September 2013 by Nash Usman Abduhadi–In an attempt to showcase the voice of Tausug youth in its quest for the ever-elusive peace, one name rings a bell: Kusug Batah Sug (KBS), loosely translated as Strength of Tausug Youth is a pool of volunteers who aids in monitoring incident reports in the province, assists […]

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