FIBER FASHION FAIR : 10 Years of Celebrating, Showcasing and Promoting Handloom Weaving in Iloilo

By: Bombette G. Marin IN 2007, the Provincial Office of Culture, Arts, History and Tourism of the Iloilo Provincial Government and SM City Iloilo mounted the Indigenous Fiber Fashion Fair to support handloom weaving through partnerships with local weaving communities. By combining various initiatives in the weaving towns of Miagao, Oton, Badiangan, Igbaras and Duenas, the […]

Guardians of the Visayan Sea convened

Photos by Candeze Mongaya GOVERNORS and mayors from the Visayas committed to protect and restore the Visayan Sea, one of the richest fishing grounds in the Philippines, from illegal commercial and destructive fishing. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona signed the covenant of commitment and cooperation for the protection and conservation […]

Persons for and with others

By: Albert Bofill (Delivered by Albert Bofill, SHS student of Ateneo de Iloilo-SMCS Section 12 Servire, during the weekly SHS Flag Rites held in the school gymnasium, July 10, 2017) TO OFFER a hand to those in need. To compassionately aid all living things. To show empathy and mercy. Service, not just selfless service but service […]