Author Archives: MEDEL V. HERNANI

3 years ago

END WOMEN VIOLENCE

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END WOMEN VIOLENCE

Women’s rights activist Monique Wilson, discusses the different forms of violence against women before a crowd gathered inside the UCCP Haran Compound on Wednesday, Nov. 7 where the One Billion Rising Revolution 2017 was launched. The theater actress urges women to join the call to end all forms of abuses. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

OBR REVOLUTION 2017 LAUNCHING

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OBR REVOLUTION 2017 LAUNCHING

Former Gabriela party-list Rep. Luz Ilagan (center) and Ata Manobo woman leader Bibyaon Bigkay (right) hold a press conference during the launching of One Billion Rising 2017 on Wednesday, Nov. 7 inside the UCCP Haran Compound in Davao City where the Lumad seek refuge after being displaced from their communities due to militarization. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

PLAYGROUND FOR CHILDREN

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PLAYGROUND FOR CHILDREN

Children living near Wireless Cat​h​olic Cemetery​ in​ Davao City, enjoy their semestral break playing on top of tombs. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

LAPIDA-MAKER

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LAPIDA-MAKER

An ​art’s and sign ​artist along Fr. Selga ​S​treet, ​in a ​public cemet​e​ry in Davao City​ rushes his work to deliver gravestones, locally known as lapida, before the observance of ​A​ll ​Saints’ Day and All Souls’ ​Day. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

ROAD REPAIR

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ROAD REPAIR

A woman walks across the corner of Magallanes and Torres Street, Davao City, which undergo road improvement. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

PIPELINE WORKERS

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PIPELINE WORKERS

Electricians fix the telephone line of Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PLDT) along Magallanes street in Bangkerohan, Davao City to upgrade their services of their clients. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

DURIAN VENDOR

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DURIAN VENDOR

A 45-year-old fruit vendor, ​Alan Coquilla, ​tends to his durian display at the ​Bangkerohan public market in Davao City. He has been selling fruits for 13 years where he gets the income to send his five children to school. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

FARMERS

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FARMERS

Protesting farmers temporarily stay at the gymnasium in Barangay 5-A Bankerohan, Davao City as they held dialogues and rallies in various government agencies to demand for assistance to aid them in recovering from the effects of dry spell. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

FARMERS DEMAND FOR GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

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FARMERS DEMAND FOR GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

Thousands of ​farmers, mostly indigenous peoples, in Southern Mindanao march ​to the Department of Social Work and Development Office (DSWD) in Davao City on Wednesday morning, Oct. 26 to demand the release of their calamity fund in the aftermath of the long dry spell in 2015 toward summer of this year. They march back to their temporary shelter in barangay Barangay 5-A Bankerohan Gym, Davao City. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

CABINET SECRETARY

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CABINET SECRETARY

Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr., leads the launching of Kilusang Pagbabago in support of the policies of President Rodrigo Duterte at the Rizal Memorial Colleges gymnasium in Davao City on Sunday, Oct. 23. Evasco ​e​ncourages the people from barangay level up to national level to get involve in remolding the system of governance. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)