In the spirit of Christmas and thanksgiving, the Interreligious Solidarity for Peace, Peace Advocates Zamboanga and ZABIDA in partnership with Claret School of Zamboanga City and San Antonio Maria Claret Parish, held a Solidarity Christmas Celebration. It serves as a way to celebrate partnership with the different stakeholders that throughout the year and more years […]
The Zamboanga-Basilan Integrated Development Alliances, Inc. (ZABIDA), a consortium of four pro-peace and pro-development organizations launched the Sectoral Advocacy Campaign during the celebration of the International Human Rights Day on Dec. 10. In the celebration of the 67th International Human Rights Day today, eight (8) Marginalized sectors in Zamboanga city shared their statements on their Identified Priority […]
The executive director of the non-government policy think tank Institute for Autonomy and Governance (IAG) has urged civil society organizations in Mindanao to sustain the gains of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro (CAB) in the event that its legal mechanism Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) shall not be enacted into law when the term of […]
Tungawan, ZamboangaSibugayMayor Randy Climaco, slain in an ambush only last October, was hailed as a “martyr”. The award said of him: “Reared by strong religious education, he labored to perform his political duties to give his constituents a better, peaceful life. In a community-driven by conflict and violence, he was a peacemaker by bringing enemies […]
CLOSING STATEMENT OF THE ISP ON THE WEEK OF PEACE 2015 CELEBRATION ZAMBOANGA CITY, NOV. 26 – DEC. 2, 2015.
We end our meaningful celebration of the Week of Peace 2015 with the traditional torch parade to signify our advance from the big and small achievements of our community’s peace-building and peace-making towards the exciting challenges and opportunities we together face in the new year. Yes, a new day comes for peace – awesome in […]