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605 Displaced Families in Mindanao receive cash assistance to counter food insecurity

MINDANAO — A total of 605 displaced families in Lanao del Sur and Maguindanao received cash assistance amounting to 5,000 and 3,400 last August 18 to 20, 2021 during our Cash-for-Food payout, an activity under REACH Mindanao’s food security and livelihood (FSL) program. The cash assistance is intended to support families who are at risk […]

World Humanitarian Day 2021 – Jo An Jagape

In celebration of World Humanitarian Day 2021, meet Jo An Jagape, our FSL Assistant for Mindanao Program 2021, and one of our Real Life Heroes! Get to know Jo An and find out how what inspires her in her work as a humanitarian worker: What is your role and/or key responsibilities in Action Against Hunger? As Food […]

World Humanitarian Day 2021 – Louie Bullanday

In celebration of World Humanitarian Day 2021, meet Louie Bullanday, MOVE UP 4 Mindanao’s DRR Supervisor, and one of our Real Life Heroes! Get to know Kim and find out how he takes action against climate change:   What is your role and/or key responsibilities in Action Against Hunger? As DRR Supervisor, my role is to […]

World Humanitarian Day 2021 – Nino Kim Diez

In celebration of World Humanitarian Day 2021, meet Nino Kim R. Diez, ProACT’s Project Officer and one of our Real Life Heroes! Get to know Kim and find out how he takes action against climate change:   What is your role and/or key responsibilities in Action Against Hunger? I take the lead in implementing the ProACT […]

Barangays in Davao de Oro receive early warning devices

DAVAO DE ORO — Just last August 13, 2021,  twenty (20) barangays in Maco and Mabini, Davao de Oro had received early warning devices from Action Against Hunger through our ProACT Project. Weather patterns have become unpredictable due to climate change. Many communities in the area have been experiencing various weather events and calamities. Because […]

World Humanitarian Day 2021 – Sitti Mhuriza Mamasalagat

In celebration of World Humanitarian Day 2021, meet Sitti Mhuriza Gampal-Mamasalagat, one of our Real Life Heroes:    What is your role and/or key responsibilities in Action Against Hunger? I am a team leader and a mentor. I may be the “Captain of the Ship,” but I value my “Mates” most. I am trained to […]

ProAct spearheads ‘New Normal’ Disaster Community Drill in Davao de Oro

MABINI, DAVAO DE ORO — In order to increase community awareness on disaster risks, our ProAct Project team initiated an activity entitled, “Community Drill Towards a Resilient Disaster Governance in the New Normal” last July 28 and 30, 2021. This was conducted in partnership with the Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (DRRMO) and Municipal Social […]

Local Government Academy, MOVE UP Consortium ink partnership agreement to promote disaster resilience

28 July 2021 – The Local Government Academy (LGA) and the Moving Urban Poor Communities Towards Resilience (MOVE UP) Project signed a partnership agreement as part of their commitment to strengthen disaster resilience. Cooperation between the capacity and development arm of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and MOVE UP includes the review […]