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Sustainable Shelter Assistance for Manicani Island, Guiuan, Eastern Samar Project Completed

Manicani Island located in Guiuan, Eastern Samar was an icon of devastation after Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) made its landfall on the island on the 8th of November, 2013. TAO-Pilipinas, along with seven Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) from different sectors specifically, … Continue reading

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Project: BAHAI (Bridging Access to Affordable Housing Assistance and Innovations)

Project: BAHAI (Bridging Access to Affordable Housing Assistance and Innovations) Ito ay maaring ipadala sa: Email: info@tao-pilipinas.org o di kaya sa aming Address: 27-A Matiyaga Street, Barangay Central, Diliman, Quezon City Maaari ring ipadala sa aming fax no.: 441-0998  Huling … Continue reading

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HSE Update Issue No. 2

HSE Update Issue No. 2 is now available for download. In this issue, the extent of the damages brought by Typhoon Pedring to our Navotas communities is featured. Photos of the damage assessment done by TAO-Pilipinas after the onslaught of … Continue reading

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Community Based Solid Waste Management Workshop on Sustainable Agriculture

Three months after TAO-Pilipinas conducted its initial Community Based – Solid Waste Management Workshop (CB-SWM) on December 5-6, 2009, members of TAO-Pilipinas Staff and the training facilitators of the workshop conducted surprise visits last March, 2010 to each community to verify if the youths who participated in the workshop have started waste segregation, composting and urban gardening in their respective communities.

Each household in the communities have already been practicing a certain degree of waste segregation. They are also in different stages in the implementation of composting and urban gardening. To reinforce what they have learned, TAO-Pilipinas organized a follow-up workshop last April 30, 2010 which focused on Sustainable Agriculture and Urban Gardening at the TAO-Pilipinas office in Diliman, Quezon City. Continue reading

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Reflection: CB – SWM Re-echoing Experience

by Emil “Hindi porket mahirap ka, na nakatira ka sa isang squatter’s area, tagpi tagpi lang bahay mo, eh nangangahulugang wala ka nang magagawa na ikagaganda ng paligid mo.” I remember myself speaking my heart out to a friend while … Continue reading

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