This site has evolved from a personal blog to an advocacy-related site. I interviewed various advocates and featured advocacy-related news and stories in region 12 and other parts of the country. I hope that the stories that I featured on this site will inspire you as readers.
ALABEL, Sarangani (July 6, 2022) – Fulung Fredo P. Basino (left) presents the conceptual framework plan for the establishment of the “Sarangani Eco-Villages: A Model for Resilient, Dynamic, and Progressive Indigenous Peoples’ Communities” to Governor Rogelio “Ruel” D. Pacquiao on July 4 at the Provincial Governor’s Office. The project aims to create a sustainable, equitable and livable community for the Indigenous Peoples (IP) in Sarangani. Basino said the creation of the IP Eco-Villages will emphasize citizenship accountability, safety and resiliency. This will also establish an identified and well-designed community for the IP communities in the province which will include the provision of spaces for watershed, food production, and recreation including tribal governance centers, school of living traditions museum, worship sites/parks, markets and related facilities. At right is Provincial Administrator Atty. Ryan Jay R. Ramos. (Jake Narte & Joshua John Pantonial/SARANGANI PROVINCIAL INFORMATION OFFICE)