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Solar Solution


  by Bernard Julian Patiño, Panglantaw Mindanao   A women farmers association in Tigbao, Zamboanga del Sur this year facilitated the installation of simple solar systems in ten of its household members in Barangay Begong for their electricity needs. Each system is capable of powering a couple of light bulbs, a radio and cell…(Read More)

  by Pamela Chua and Jose Aurelio Lozano, Panglantaw Mindanao   Mindanao is a land of migrants like Rony Saban, a blacksmith running a shop in Bugac, Maa, Davao City. Rony was a teenager when his family moved there from Cebu. His father set up the shop and taught Rony and his brothers the craft…(Read More)

Outstanding Works


Merapi volcanic eruption aftermath     The Merapi volcano, located in Yogyakarta, Indonesia has erupted for several times now; and yet the people who live close to it still come back to settle there. These residents have already lost family members and properties but are not afraid to face imminent danger along their way.  …(Read More)

The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) invites Southeast Asian nationals to submit still photo entries on the theme ‘Southeast Asia in the Quest for Food Security.’ Deadline for submission of entries is on October 31 (24:00 GMT +8:00).   As released on the contest’s official…(Read More)

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