Cotabato City, 31 August 2011– The epic Run for Peace and Solidarity for Mindanao ended in a poignant closing ceremony in Cotabato City today after a sometimes grueling, tense but hopeful 10-day historical journey through conflict areas between Zamboanga and Cotabato.
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Parang, Maguindanao (August 31)—Members of the Run for Peace and Solidarity for Mindanao took a day off from their 10-day epic run to join the community of Parang in celebrating the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadhan with the traditional “kanduli (thanksgiving feast)” last night.
Parang, Maguindanao (August 29) –The Run for Peace and Solidarity for Mindanao experienced its first real sense of a conflict unique to Mindanao when it passed through an area that was just riven with “rido” two days ago.
Picong, Lanao del Sur (August 28, 2011) – Mayors, generals, soldiers joined thousands of residents in the provinces, cities and municipalities of Zamboanga Sibugay, Zamboanga de Sur and Lanao del Sur in signing up for the One Million Voices for Peace (OMVP) in the Philippines campaign launched by the Davao-based regional advocacy organization, Initiatives for International Dialogue (IID).