To address the recurring flooding in the area, the Charlie “Cobra” Company of Philippine Army’s 5th Infatnry “Duty-Bound” Battalion conducted canal declogging and highway road clearing operation in the Municipality of Poona Bayabao and Masiu, Lanao del Sur on October 28 to November 3, 2020.
At least 50 residents from eight far-flung villages here are set to complete an agriculture technology training initiated by the military in partnership with the Technical Skills and Development Authority (TESDA).
To provide opportunities for local farmers in Northern Mindanao to profit more from their produce, the Philippine Army’s 4th Infantry “Diamond” Division (4ID) initiated to launch an alternative market in its headquarters at Camp BGen. Edilberto Evangelista in Cagayan de Oro City on December 1, 2020.
The Municipal Government of Kumalarang, Zamboanga del Sur together with Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) and Kumalarang PNP on November 28 initiated the conduct of Peace Building Forum and Islamic Symposium to empower the Tri-People of Kumalarang and strengthen the relationship between and among them as a vehicle for conflict resolution.
Immediate cash assistance, sacks of rice, and grocery items from the 9th Infantry Division (9ID) were given to the families of three New People’s Army (NPA) rebels killed during recent encounters in Sorsogon province.
A total of 15,000 cubic centimeters (cc) of blood was donated by Army soldiers, reservists, Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) members, and other donors during a blood-letting activity held over the weekend at Camp Leon Kilat in Barangay Sta. Cruz Viejo, Tanjay City, Negros Oriental.
Various organizations gathered to help the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ (AFP) mobile kitchen personnel prepare ‘nutritious’ hot meals for residents in Barangay Sta. Ana in Taytay, Rizal on November 29, 2020.
Some 28 Aeta communities in Buhi, Camarines Sur received 1,077 relief packs from the Civil-Military Operations Unit-Southern Luzon (CMOUSL) during a relief distribution program attended by their tribal leaders at the Lourdes Elementary School on November 23, 2020.
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Monday deployed a 25-member medical contingent to Davao City which has been classified as a “restricted LGU (local government unit)” following the increase in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the city.
A team composed of Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB), Youth Leadership Summit (YLS) Alumni of Zamboanga del Sur, and the faculty of Upper Katipunan Primary School in Guipos, Zamboanga Del Sur conducted a feeding program for the children studying there on November 13, 2020.