Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning Orientation for PWD in Basilan

There are thirty (30) participants who attended the Human Rights Advocacy on Responsible Parenthood and family planning Orientation for Persons with Disability. Held at Querexeta Formation Center, Isabela City Basilan., last November 28, 2017. It was  initiated by Nagdilaab Foundation Inc. in coordination with the City Government of Isabela and Commission On Population (POPCOM)-Region IX. […]

Zamboanga and Basilan Youth Transformed Into A “Broken-Healer”

Anchoring on this year’s theme of the Mindanao Week of Peace “Sustaining the Journey for Peace” some 60 Christian and Muslim youth leaders from Zamboanga City and Basilan Province had a three-day journey during the Regional Youth Peace Forum conducted last November 21-23 at Our Lady of the Pilar Retreat House, Mercedes this city.   […]

#ZABIDARelief2017 serve 22,410 individuals affected by Typhoon Paolo

Due to the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) and Typhoon Paolo (Tropical Cyclone Lan), Zamboanga City experienced heavy rains and very strong winds that caused flooding and tidal surge in vulnerable Barangays in the City from dawn of October 15 to October 20.   ZABIDA, as part of the Convenio Project, with the support of the […]

Photo Feature: KKI observes General Barangay Assembly in Brgy. Patalon

A partner-barangay of Katilingban sa Kalambuan, Barangay Patalon conducted its 2nd Semester Barangay General Assembly for 2017 last October 31. Present during the assembly are Police Station 11 beaded by PCI Gutierrez, City DILG Director Moh. Taha S. Arakama, Katilingban sa Kalambuan, CSWDO FO1 and the sectoral groups of Women, Fisherfolks, Farmers, Senior Citizen, Youth, […]

Youth Peace Camp 2017 in Maluso, Basilan

NAGDILAAB Foundation, Inc., (NFI) as part of its Peace and Security component, gathered 75 youth from its four (4) Peace Education Partner-Schools from October 28-30 of this year at Claret School of Maluso in a Youth Peace Camp 2017. Participating Partner-Schools were Upper Bato-Bato National High School in Akbar Municipality, Concepcion National High School in […]

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 […]