Monthly Archives: January 2017

Finding Voices Making Decisions, the Anibong Resettlement Journey

written by Alma Petilla, Community Facilitator/CRS. It is easy to give away shelters, but to create homes out of the shelter is a different matter. The Anibong community is a people limited in access to basic services, limited in opportunities, and largely wanting in confidence to deal with a formalized environment, and not to mention […]

CRS organizes Solid Waste Management Skills Development Training for Partners

By Maria Christine Sia-Posas Advancing a key component of urban disaster risk reduction program, Catholic Relief Services/Philippines¬†presented and discussed the proposed project framework for Solid Waste Management-based Sustainable Livelihood (SWM-SL) for urban poor as means for reducing solid waste accumulation in barangays in a hope to lower flood risks in Metro Manila. Aside from the […]