Photo Feature: 2nd General Barangay Assembly in Barangay Guisao

Hon. Miguel Arquiza, Barangay Chairman-Guisao presented the Barangay Accomplishments or projects implemented for 2017 such as the reconstruction of a bridge, slope protection, school building for the Elementary and the on-going construction of the Drainage Canal. He also presented future projects suchs as Barangay Hall Stage and Covered Court to be utilized during big Barangay […]

Empowerment of the Persons with Disability (PWD Sector)

The Zamboanga City Disability Alliance (ZCDA) and Zambaong City Hermosa Association of the Deaf (ZCHAD) received their livelihood project, October 20, 2017, from the Bottom-Up Budgeting (BUB) through the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE). This Livelihood Project is from two (2) approved proposals from orthopedic group which is Printing Pressed Establishment Cum T-Shirt and […]

Photo Feature: Facilitator’s Peer-to-Peer Training for the Youth

A Facilitator’s Peer-to-Peer Training with some Youth and Children in Barangay Mariki, Barangay Rio Hondo and Masepla Transitory in Barangay Mampang last October 23. This aims to develop the youth in facilitation through child-friendly learning processes and to capacitating them to form a pool of Trainers that will facilitate local activities. The formation of Youth […]

BBL and Federalism are Better Options to End Mindanao Conflict for Zamboanga CSOs

Around 75 members of the Zamboanga City sector groups see the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) and Federalism as the solution to the century-old conflict in Mindanao.  In a sector dialogue on BBL and Federalism vis-à-vis the threat of violent extremism and terrorism, organized by the Cotabato City-based Institute for Autonomy and Governance (IAG), through its […]

Photo Features: ROOF participates in Barangay Assemblies

ROOF showing its support and commitment to Partner-Barangays; Barangay Salaan, Barangay Manicahan and Barangay Divisoria last October 14 amidst heavy rains and strong winds caused by the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone.  The 2nd Semester Barangay Assembly allows every Barangay Local Government Unit to present its achievements and future projects to be implemented within the community. This […]

ROOF and Manos Unidas turn-over GAD/DRRM Logistical Support to Brgy. La Paz

ZABIDA through its Convenio Program and components on Participatory Barangay Governance and Disaster Risk Reduction Management (DRRM), supported Enhancing  Barangay DRRM Planning  through  Sectoral Consultation, Capacity/Awareness Raising, and  Resource Mobilization for the implementation of  small, quick impact DRRM sectoral priority plans. Reach-Out to Others Foundation (ROOF) continues to conduct a Logistical Support to its Partner-Barangays. […]

Manos Unidas Country Coordinators to the Philippines visits Basilan

Manos Unidas is an INGO based in Madrid, Spain. It is the administrative organization for the Convenio Program in the Philippines which is being implemented by the Zamboanga-Basilan Integrated Development Alliance, Inc. (ZABIDA). For year 2017, Manos Unidas sends their Country Coordinators to visit and personally meet the Convenio Program beneficiaries in Basilan. NAGDILAAB Foundation, […]

KKI celebrates 21 years of Community-Development

Since 1996, Katilingban Para saKalamuban Organization, Inc. (KKI) provide homes to 800 families in which each member of the community are strongly involved in its continous development. KKI Housing Communities namely Katilingban, Kalambuan, Kalinaw and Kinaiyahan respectively formed independent Homeowners Association which helps regulate the concerns of every community. As KKI continues to grow, for […]