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Teaching effectiveness course held for faculty members

Teaching effectiveness course held for faculty members

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3 months ago

A Teaching Effectiveness Course was conducted for new and returning faculty members of U.P. Mindanao by Carina V. Clavio, assistant professor of the UP College of Education, and Celia T. Adriano, retired professor of education and former UP assistant vice president for academic affairs.

CPP joins condemnation of Paris armed attack on Charlie Hebdo

CPP joins condemnation of Paris armed attack on Charlie Hebdo

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3 months ago

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) joins widespread condemnation of the armed attack last January 7 against the office of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. Three men armed with automatic weapons attacked and opened fire at the magazine office, killing at least 12 people, including its editor, writers and cartoonists.

Women power in organic farming

Women power in organic farming

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4 months ago

The story of Kababaihang Nagtataglay ng Bihirang Lakas (KNBL or Federation of Women Farmers in Davao) KNBL is a federation of thirteen women peasant organizations (POs) from the 3rd district of Davao City (Talomo and Calinan). Majority of its members are from indigenous people’s groups.

Mindanao sends 37 athletes to East ASEAN friendship games

Mindanao sends 37 athletes to East ASEAN friendship games

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5 months ago

A contingent of 37 young athletes, 14 coaches and sports and government officials from Mindanao will be participating in the 8th BIMP-EAGA Friendship Games in Labuan, Malaysia from December 6 to 10, in efforts to strengthen cross-border links through sports among the member-countries of the economic sub-region.

NEWS: CoRePh Conference on Oct. 16-17

NEWS: CoRePh Conference on Oct. 16-17

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7 months ago

What role does communication fulfill in a changing Philippines? This question is what communication and media professionals, teachers, and students will answer during the 1st Davao Communication Research in the Philippines (CoRePh) Conference on October 16-17, 2014 at the Sampaguita Hall, Brokenshire Resort-Hotel and Convention Center, Davao City.

World Bank Group: Proposed Policy a Setback for Rights

World Bank Group: Proposed Policy a Setback for Rights

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7 months ago

This a renewed call made in July by the Bank on Human Rights Coalition to World Bank President Jim Kim and World Bank member countries to make an explicit commitment to respect, protect, and fulfill human rights in all of the bank’s activities

PEPP Statement

PEPP Statement

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7 months ago

On this historic day, when the United Nations declared the right to peace, and as we recall the long war that has raged in our country, we call on the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) to return to the negotiating table to address the substantive issues that remain as the root cause of armed conflict in our country including the issue of agrarian reform.

INBOX: NUJP Davao City Chapter condemns harassment of RMN Davao workers, press for CBA re-negotiation

INBOX: NUJP Davao City Chapter condemns harassment of RMN Davao workers, press for CBA re-negotiation

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8 months ago

The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines Davao City Chapter condemns the harassment of workers belonging to the Radio Mindanao Network (RMN) Davao Employees Union (RDEU) who are in the midst of gearing for a strike due to the refusal of the RMN management to open re-negotiation for the collective bargaining agreement (CBA).