2022 Mindanao Week of Peace
Turnover Ceremony of Covered Court, Barangay Lanote, Isabela City, Basilan
November 22, 2022
Isabela City FOI Summit 2022
December 2, 2022
In celebration of the 2022 Mindanao Week Of Peace, the Provincial Government of Basilan, led by Provincial Governor Jim Hataman Salliman, and Isabela City Vice Mayor Jhul Kifli Salliman, took part in this year’s Mindanao Week of Peace 2022 Grand Opening with the theme “Harnessing our Peace: Effort Towards Solidarity in Service,” spearheaded by Provincial and City Officials, NGOs, and other stakeholders as a symbol of Mindanao’s ongoing hope and cry for peace, November 24 at the Plaza Isabela.
Peace Weaver Awardees Hon. Jim Salliman, Maluso Mayor Hanie Bud, Isabela City Health Officer Dr. Mohrein Ismael VI, Dr. Philip Tan represented by UECI Chairperson Pastor Ronal Paulino, posthumous awardee Apu Ambalang Ausalin in the person of Lamitan City, OSCA Head Vicky Siason, Lamitan Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Myra Mangkabung, PIA Asst. Regional Director Rene Carbayas, NFI Executive Director Miriam Suacito, and BUSCF Chairperson Dr. Aboulkhair Tarason all expressed their commitment to bringing them all together for one purpose and promoting a peaceful environment throughout the community in their messages.
Mindanao Week of Peace is a week-long event held throughout Mindanao in accordance with Presidential Proclamation No. 127, which states that all government agencies and their instrumentalities, as well as Mindanao’s civil society, are encouraged to participate in relevant and meaningful activities during this annual celebration. (Words by S.J. Asakil/Photos by K. Evardo, CIO)