Monthly Archives: May 2013

May 28, 2013

Terminated Peace Talks, Intensified Armed Conflict: What is to be done?

By Soliman M. Santos, Jr.

Naga City, 27 May 2013

(On the 55th birth anniversary of the late Jesse M. Robredo)

For all intents and purposes, the peace negotiations between the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), as we have known it over the years since 1992, have effectively come…

May 28, 2013

Terminated Peace Talks, Intensified Armed Conflict:  What is to be done?

 By Soliman M. Santos, Jr.

Naga City, 27 May 2013

(On the 55th birth anniversary of the late Jesse M. Robredo)

 

          For all intents and purposes, the peace negotiations between the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), as we have known it over…

May 27, 2013

Balay Mindanaw DR Update No. 5/2013

Feb 27-March 1 2013

by Arthur Neame

Many many thanks to BM and to the people of Ban-ao for enabling me to visit and for entertaining me with my questions and observations.

Perhaps the first, and maybe the most obvious, thing that has to be said about visiting Ban-ao, or any other place that has been visited by…

May 16, 2013

 “CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 9 May) – A book on peace building stories in various communities in Mindanao was launched Wednesday by the Balay Mindanaw Foundation, Inc. on the occasion of its 17th anniversary.

Written by Hazel Aspera, Froilan Gallardo, H. Marcos C. Mordeno and Bobby Timonera, “Peace Journeys” presents 14 stories of how local government units, communities, tribal folk and even military officials resolved cases of rido…

May 08, 2013

Leading and Learning Humbly…. Together @ 17
May 8, 2013

Mga Kauban,

Sa atong pagsaulog sa atong 17 ka tuig sa pag-alagad, pagpanguna ug pagkat-on, kinasingkasing akong nagapasalamat sa matag usa kaninyo. Daghang salamat padayong panag-uban sa paglawig.

As we celebrate 17 years of leading and learning together, I sincerely thank each one of you for for being around.

Daghan kaayong salamat….

Buot pod nako ipaambit kaninyo kining akong pag-ampo:

I also would like to…

May 07, 2013

We are proud to announce that we will be launching “Peace Journeys: a collection of peacebuilding stories in Mindanaw” tomorrow, during Balay Mindanaw’s 17th Anniversary Celebration. In it, we have collected 14 stories of communities and organizations who, despite the odds, have made moves towards peace in Mindanao.

Allow us to share what our President, Charlito “Kaloy” Manlupig has to say about this publication:

 

THERE IS HOPE

Two schoolchildren…

May 04, 2013

Dear Friends and Partners,

We would like to share to you this article on BMFI and KPMFI’s partnership in providing sustainable livelihood for survivors of tropical storm Sendong through urban container gardening.

Read this article by Bong Fabe on the Business Mirror