Peace-building in Sapang Uwak

The community we visited is an Aeta community. According to an Inquirer report, Sapang Uwak is part of the Pinatubo Ayta ancestral domain. When Mt. Pinatubo erupted in 1991, the Aetas went down to the foot of the mountain to look for a safer haven. They found refuge in Sapang Uwak.… Read More Peace-building in Sapang Uwak


Journey to the Land of Smiles (Part 2)

We found our seats on the third row, left side. We were near the stage so we can see clearly who’s talking. I was sitting together with Jinel and Danny. Since I was a first-timer, I brought with me my laptop, a notebook, pen, and other school stuff. I really looked like a fresh-from-the-oven delegate.… Read More Journey to the Land of Smiles (Part 2)