Mindanao Week of Peace
November 27, 2020
Women Inter Religious Peace Conversations
December 2, 2020

November 26, 2020 | The Local Government Unit of Isabela City joins the kick-off off program of this year’s Mindanao Week of Peace with the theme “Continuing Peace Advocacy amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic.”Spearheaded by City Officials, NGOs and other stakeholders, artworks of children of war were hanged and displayed in City tricycles as symbolism of the continuing hope and cry for peace in Mindanao. Along with this year’s theme “Continuing Peace Advocacy amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic, ” Dedeth Suacito, Executive Director of Nagdilaab Foundation Inc. stressed the importance of peace in these time of crises and said that each of us is a “piece of peace” and working for peace is a lifetime commitment.Isabela City Mayor Sitti Djalia A. Turabin-Hataman meanwhile has come up with an “I AM FOR PEACE” video sending in her greetings of peace to all of the stakeholders and partners of Isabela City LGU in upkeeping the waves of peace here in Isabela City.Mindanao Week of Peace is a week-long activity celebrated across Mindanao from the last Thursday of November until the first Wednesday of December.The celebration is pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 127 which provides that all government agencies and its instrumentalities, as well as the civil society based in Mindanao, are enjoined and encouraged to engage in relevant and meaningful activities in this annual celebration.