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Sunday, November 19, 2017


ENVIRONMENT: Lands: Going, going, gone?

A few years back, the United States Department of Agriculture stated that land degradation was a major global issue during the 20th century and...

ENVIRONMENT: Will there still be water?

“Kung kailan nawawala saka pa hahanapin,” so goes a line of a popular song. The line doesn’t apply to love only but to water as...

SCIENCE: Where has all our topsoil gone?

“When soil erodes from fields, it does not simply move to another spot on the farm. Much of it ends up in streams, rivers...

ENVIRONMENT: Saving sharks from extinction

“During a late-night beach party on Amity Island, a young woman goes swimming in the ocean. While treading water, she is violently pulled under....
UNiTE to End VAW Campaign

Ending violence against women

“At least one in five women has been physically or sexually abused by a man at some time in her life.” – World Health...

Saving marine turtles from extinction

“(Marine turtles) are majestic creatures found throughout the country. However, because of poaching, theft of their eggs for commercial purposes, and destruction of their...

Saving marine turtles from extinction

There was once a sailboat enthusiast who found himself alone, floating in the middle of nowhere after encountering a sudden sea storm. With...
Hiroyuki Enoki (3rd from right), the First Secretary and Labour Attache of the Embassy of Japan and Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes (2nd from left) led the cutting of ribbon during the turn-over of the three units of two-classroom buildings in Dumadalig, Tantangan, South Cotabato last November 25, 2016. ALEXANDER LOPEZ

Sowing the seeds of peace in Bangsamoro homeland

“We know that great things start from small beginnings. Just like the little drops of water that can make an ocean. The Japanese government...
Students who undergo trainings and seminars are among the beneficiaries of the Center for Excellence and Humanitarian Service building in Cotabato City. ALEXANDER D. LOPEZ

Sowing the seeds of peace in Bangsamoro homeland “building bridges” over troubled past

  The Bangsamoro Development Authority (BDA) plays a major role in the preparations, identification and implementation of development programs and projects for the conflict-affected areas...
Adan Phari, president of Lake Tumingay Aqua Farmers Association feeds the fingerlings in one of the hatchery ponds inside their project site in Purok Masigay, Tapayan, Sultan Mastura, Maguindanao. ALEXANDER D. LOPEZ

Sowing the seeds of peace in Bangsamoro homeland

Adan Phari, 49, never imagined that one day changes will come into his life. A rice farmer and fisherman in the swampy areas of...


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