After seven years, a bitter-sweet victory for those who stood against the cutting and earth-balling of trees for the expansion of SM Baguio after the Supreme Court, on April 10, ordered the mall chain to cease from cutting more trees and secure another environmental compliance certificate before it can continue.
Food is gift that people should be thankful for and should share with family and in the indigenous culture, the milestones in a person’s lifetime are marked with ritual feasts shared with the community. Launched in Baguio City on March 26, the Heirloom Recipes of the Cordillera, is a compilation of 100 indigenous Cordillera recipes documented from the six provinces of the region. It has seven chapters: Rice, Roots, Vegetables, Fish Crabs And Snails, Meat, Preserves, and Drinks. It is a project of the Philippine Task Force for Indigenous Peoples and Partners for Indigenous Knowledge-Philippines.
BAGUIO CITY — Farmers tilling lands along the Abra River in Quirino town of Ilocos Sur knew that the heavy rains that came with typhoon Ompong would again wash out their ricefields. Experience taught them this.
Oktobre ng nakaraang taon (2017), sinampahan ng mga gawa-gawang kaso ng murder, frustrated murder, at 4 counts ng attempted murder ang sampung indibidwal at inakusahan pa na kasapi ang mga ito ng New Peoples Army. Kabilang sa mga biktima ng gawa-gawang kasong ito ay ang sibilyang si Rachel Mariano.
BAGUIO CITY – The number of groups calling to hold Benguet Corporation, Incorporated (BCI) also responsible increases as the body count rises in Itogon, Benguet province from land slides when Typhoon Ompong hit the region.
BAGUIO CITY – “Saan to manen! Saan to pulosen iti Martial Law!” pukkaw dagiti nagmartsa ken nagrali idi Setiembre 21 manipud iti nadumaduma a sektor ditoy Siudad ti Baguio kas pananglagip iti maika-46 nga anibersario iti deklarasion iti Martial Law.
BAGUIO CITY– Cordillera Peoples Alliance chairperson Windel Bolinget, accompanied by his lawyer Atty. Jose Molintas, attended today a hearing at the Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 19 on the motion Bolinget filed last August 31 seeking for the removal of his name from the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) terrorist proscription list and for the dismissal of the DOJ petition to proscribe the CPP and NPA as terrorist organizations.
Violent winds and heavy rains of Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) damaged billions worth of properties and placed three provinces under state of calamity as of today, September 20, in Region 1.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — Thousands of families depending on small scale mining will have to look for other sources of livelihood because Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)Secretary Roy Cimatu issued a ban on pocket mining in Cordillera last Septemver 17.
By DAVID VILLEGAS www.nordis.net TUGUEGARAO CITY — Cagayan Valley Disaster Response Center (CVDRC), with various other non-governmental organizations (NGOs), conducted its rapid …
BAGUIO CITY – Sa ika-46 taon ng Martial Law, inihayag ng Samahan ng Ex-detainees Laban sa Detensyon at Aresto – Northern Luzon (SELDA-NL) ang pagtatasa kaugnay ng implementasyon ng Republic Act 10368 o pagkilala at reparasyon sa mga biktima ng Martial Law. Nagpapasalamat ang SELDA sa nga naging bahagi at tumulong sa kampanya para sa pagkilala at reparasyon.
By JEOFFREY MHAR LARUA www.nordis.net BAGUIO CITY – Around 260 families received relief packs in Itogon, Benguet after the Serve the People …