Living inside a noisy, hot, and difficult shelter for years is how an 11-year-old Manobo girl describes her temporary yet almost permanent shelter inside the evacuation center of the United Church of Christ in the Philippines – Haran (UCCP-Haran).
Author Archives: KATH M. CORTEZ
Seven administration senatorial candidates and two party-list groups are expected to participate during the Parada Dabawenyo on Saturday, March 16, Acting City Treasurer and 82nd Araw ng Dabaw Parade Head Erwin P. Alparaque said.
Series of big events are set to be performed in Davao City and authorities now brace for the influx of visitors, both local and foreign, in the city starting this week.
The City Council has approved in third and final reading the proposed Mental Health Code of Davao City, in a session held on Tuesday, March 12.
Department of Interior and Local Government in Davao Region (DILG-11) has reminded local officials to conduct their Barangay Assembly or State of Barangay Address (SOBA) starting March 2019.
In President Rodrigo Duterte’s hometown and in time with the celebration of International Women’s Day on Friday, women rights advocates unite for a call to end the ‘macho fascist government’ of Duterte.
A woman portrays a chained Filipina who is confronted with various issues of the society in a protest action during the commemoration of the International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8, 2019 in Davao City. (Kath M. Cortez/davaotoday.com)
The tighter implementation of traffic laws has resulted in the increase of the number of apprehensions in the city, the Traffic Group of the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) reported.
The Public Safety and Security Command Center (PSSCC) now eyes to purchase an additional two hundred units of closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras to upgrade its monitoring in the city.
City Councilor Bai Halila Y. Sudagar has expressed hope for the immediate resolution of the dispute on the selection of the next Indigenous People Mandatory Representative (IPMR) for Davao City as the midterm election come May is fast approaching.