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To carry on the David and Goliath battle we must stand together

Blog entry by Anna Abad | November 7, 2014

On November 8, 2013 the world stood still and witnessed the largest tropical cyclone ever recorded in history make landfall in Tacloban, Philippines. The scale and magnitude of the damage it left behind was unprecedented and shocking,...

Climate Walk: Inspiring action towards climate justice

Blog entry by Dee Paje | November 6, 2014

With 36 days down and only 2 days until reaching Tacloban, the Climate Walkers still didn’t waiver in welcoming the day with enthusiasm and good spirits. Also dubbed as Climate Warriors, they were brimming with so much vibrant energy...

Good Samaritan in Samar

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | November 5, 2014

The Bible's parable of the good samaritan serves as Jesus' answer to the question "who is my neighbor?" It functions as a constant reminder that we are keepers of one another. It is only in rare occassions that we get to meet people...

Climate inaction is unacceptable

Blog entry by Dee Paje | November 5, 2014

Although the municipality of Motiong, Samar have had zero casualty during typhoons for the past years, the people now live in constant uncertainty due to the erratic weather. The people of Motiong said they were not affected by...

The state of constant uncertainty

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | November 4, 2014

After an 18-KM walk in the blazing sunset between Catbalogan and Mationg, Samar we strolled around the surrounding communities to talk and spend time with the people who have recently been hit by Typhoon Glenda (Rammasun) which hit...

#ClimateWalk: The clamor for climate justice is unstoppable

Blog entry by Jenny Tuazon | November 4, 2014

Week 4 Leg ( second part of a three-part series blog on Climate Walk ) Being part of the Climate Walk gave me the opportunity to provide assistance to the engagement of the climate advocates with the communities. We talked to...

Home stretch to ground zero

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | November 3, 2014

Today marks the last week of the Climate Walk , we're now on our home stretch to ground-zero in Tacloban. The walk took a pause from the daily 30-40KM walk and spent the day participating in various local and youth-led activities...

#ClimateWalk: A beacon of inspiration for climate action

Blog entry by Jenny Tuazon | October 29, 2014

Week 4 Leg (first part of a three-part series blog) My week-long stint at the Climate Walk started in Naga City, which is almost halfway through 40 days of walking towards typhoon Yolanda's ground zero. I was welcomed with warm...

Feed 10,000 Journey: A path to food and cultural sovereignty

Blog entry by Joan Meris | October 27, 2014 1 comment

Feed 10,000 people in one month-this is the goal of Datu Victorino Saway of the Talaandig Tribe of Bukidnon. Known as “Datu Vic” or “Datu Migketay” in his community, he is an elder and leader of the Talaandig at Lantapan, Bukidnon.

Food is life. And food is as precious and varied as life itself.

Blog entry by Pat Cuonzo | October 16, 2014

Today's hashtag #WFD2014 marks the day that the world dedicates to food and nutrition. We are celebrating World Food Day with  Ida Frosk's Food Art . Of course, it's easy to celebrate food and its variety if your plate is...

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