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RCE-Cebu and VHC training updates
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - November 30, 2023 - 12:00am
For October to November, 2023, a total of 2324 participants joined our 11 trainings on Kitchen Waste Composting and Options for Other Waste Types.
Rising budget,  deficit, and debt
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - October 21, 2023 - 12:00am
Freedom from Debt Coalition sponsored a very timely and relevant webinar on World Food Day last October 18 entitled “Rising Debt, Hunger and Anger: Ano Ang Tugon ng Sambayanan?”
The merry Mary month of May
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - May 6, 2023 - 12:00am
Yes, the merry month of May is also Mama Mary’s month!
Heat index, global warming, El Niño, and reclamation
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - April 27, 2023 - 12:00am
Summer months, April and May, are known here in our country as the hottest months.
Divine Mercy and Earth Day prayers
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - April 20, 2023 - 12:00am
Come, join all throughout the world celebrate this year’s Earth Day!
“Do not be afraid”
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - April 13, 2023 - 12:00am
Fr. Jerry Orbos, SVD, shared this in his article, Moments:
Concerned Lawyers’ Statement on the Oil Spill Tragedy
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - March 23, 2023 - 12:00am
Sharing with you highlights of the March 17 Statement of concerned lawyers on the oil spill tragedy.
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - March 16, 2023 - 12:00am
With 301 "Yes," 7 “No” votes and no abstention, the House of Representatives last Tuesday, March 14, on third/final reading, approved House Bill 7352 seeking to form a constitutional convention...
Happy 2023 International Women’s Day!
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - March 9, 2023 - 12:00am
Yesterday, March 8, was International Women’s Day.
Padayon, Daanbantayan! (Part 2)
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - March 4, 2023 - 12:00am
Elizabeth Mongaya, Loreta Escala, Gemma Conel, and Milagros Mapula (the women ecobrick workers in the eco-warrior list of Daanbantayan’s Barangay Bakhawan, Sitio Pangadlawan) confirmed that this Menro ecobrick-rice/hollowblock...
Daanbantayan did not disappoint!
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - March 2, 2023 - 12:00am
With support from Toyo University CeSDeS (Center for Sustainable Development Studies), we proceeded to Daanbantayan to do a quick research from February 22-26 to learn about the waste management initiatives in various...
April 1
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - March 1, 2023 - 12:00am
The first day of the 4th month of this year. Oh, the delight of those who are able to tease and joke the innocent who unknowingly follow what they are told to do or believe what they hear from the pranksters!
EDSA People Power Revolution
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 25, 2023 - 12:00am
With the son now in Malacañang 37 years after the February 25, 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution toppled his father, dictator Marcos Sr., it will be interesting to watch how this year’s anniversary will...
In opposite directions
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 23, 2023 - 12:00am
Have you observed how people are moving in opposite directions in our country?
CSOs revive Philippine Citizens Debt Audit
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 18, 2023 - 12:00am
Should Filipinos insist on an audit of the Philippine national debt?
No to ChaCha!
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 16, 2023 - 12:00am
Are you aware that over-eager politicians have been conducting recent ChaCha public consultations?
Love for arts
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 11, 2023 - 12:00am
During this month of love, we always think of someone we love friends, parents, partners, and many others.
Our Lady of Lourdes and 31st World Day of the Sick
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 11, 2023 - 12:00am
Today is the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes.
Taxes, inflation, and Cebu City CLUP
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 9, 2023 - 12:00am
Pay your taxes.
Prioritize creative, inclusive/inexpensive waste management instead
by Cherry Piquero Ballescas - February 2, 2023 - 12:00am
Decades back, when our advocacy for alternative waste management campaign started in Cebu, we suggested creative, attractive public trash bins/ garbage receptacles to entice people to have fun, to enjoy disposing...
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