by Mark Gabriel “gabgab” S. Manuel “Enriching the youths’ involvement in community peace and resiliency building”. What a wonderful theme for this event! The camp dealt with the youths’ role and involvement in peace, mostly in their very own communities, homes and families. It was just a four day event, […]
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY— In a historic joint meeting this morning, the Regional Peace and Order Council of Northern Mindanao (RPOC-X) and the Regional Development Council (RDC-X) unanimously passed a resolution supporting the Bangsamoro Basic Law and urging Congress to pass a BBL that is true to the spirit of […]
Yesterday, Balay Mindanaw was invited to join a one-day strategizing workshop on Proper Solid Waste Management with the 10 urban barangays of Cagayan de Oro City. We recognize that proper solid waste management is a long process of changing mindsets that requires peoples’ participation, enforcement of policies and strengthening of local […]
As a follow-up to previous peace campaigns and to prepare for the big push for the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), Tulay Kami network will host the leaders, partners and fellow peace advocates in a two-day updating activity of the All-Out Peace network on May 15-16 at the […]
On May 8, 2015, Balay Mindanaw celebrated its 19th year anniversary. Here are some photos in case you missed out: Thank you all for being our partner in helping build empowered, sustainable and resilient homes and communities, and in helping build peace!
Perhaps if you visited the barangay (village) of San Juan in Ormoc City early morning of Christmas in the year 2013, you would see the soft sunrise touching the tops of the trees laid bare by Supertyphoon Yolanda (international name: Haiyan) that devastated many areas of the Visayas region earlier […]
TULAY KAMI partners release doves for peace at last Monday’s Citizens’ Action for the BBL Rally in front of the Press Freedom Monument in Cagayan de Oro City. This was done after handing over to the Cagayan de Oro Press Club a letter of appeal for the passage of the […]
Balay Mindanaw’s Charmaine Mae “Xx” Baconga was able to attend a training on “Building Capacities for Mediation Among Women in Asia” in Bucharest, Romania. This was organized by the Asia-Pacific Women’s Alliance for Peace and Security (APWAPS) in cooperation with Mediators Beyond Borders (MBB)and was held on April 20-26, 2015. […]
An Appeal to the Legislators from the Peace Advocates of Northern Mindanao… We, the undersigned advocates of peace, state our unequivocal support for the enactment of a Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as outlined under the provisions of House Bill 4994 and Senate Bill 2408 otherwise known as “An act providing […]
Today, young people from all over Mindanao come together to talk about enriching their involvement in community peace and resiliency-building! What message of peace do you want to give them? The banner design is by one of our summer youth volunteers, Diego Llanderal.