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World Food Day is celebrated across the world every 16th of October. And why should we care about it? Well, the right to food is a basic human right. Basic, yet our country suffers from chronic food emergency, where only 3 out of 10 Filipino households...

This story first appeared on Ryan Bestre's Green Minded Me Blog (https://greenmindedryan.wordpress.com/category/environment/) Who’s crazy enough to give up their long weekend which could be spent for rest or a quick getaway in the beach in favor of doing hard labor construction work for three days? Well,...

Raw food advocate and vegetarian Sonia Astudillo wants to disabuse people of the thought that eating healthy is expensive and complicated. In fact, when she chose this lifestyle in 2013, she started with just a spoon, fork and a good knife. “Plus, a coconut opener.” “Raw vegan...

Eleven student leaders from Zamboanga City participated in the Chikainan forum held at the Western Mindanao State University. The participants talked about the time and financial constraints that prevented them from eating healthy, as well as the unavailability of choices given their religious affiliations. They admitted not...

Organic farming has a long way to go in Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). Over chicken pinikpikan – a native Cordillera soup dish – sayote tops and rice, participants to a Chikainan in Bgy. Pito, Bokod, Benguet – young professionals from Baguio City and farmers from the...