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Communicating the message of the marginalized: Media’s coverage of the Bangsamoro peace process in Southern Philippines

Monday, February 1 5:30 to 7:00 pm Room 120, CK Choi Building, UBC Institute of Asian Research 1855 West Mall, Vancouver 2015 McLuhan Fellow, Joseph Morong, is a senior reporter of GMA Network. A journalist for over fifteen years, he was awarded this fellowship for his excellent reportage of the issues surrounding the peace process … Continue reading


October 4 and 5: Lecture and Student Workshop with Dr. Patricio Abinales (U of Hawaii)

The UBC Philippine Studies Series in cooperation with the Liu Institute for Global Issues, the UBC Department of History, St. John’s College at UBC, and UBC SCARP invite you to two events: Philippine History as Seen from the Sulu Archipelago with Dr. Patricio Abinales, University of Hawaii-Manoa Thursday, October 4, 2012 5.30-7.00pm Multipurpose Room, Liu … Continue reading

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Photos from the Common Threads Conference

Photos from the Common Threads: Understanding Indigenous Realities in the Philippines and Guatemala Are you curious about our lecture? Are you wondering why our resident engineer has “F*** the environment!” behind him? Or our intriguing communal dancing with Kathara Cultural Theatre? Listen to the podcast about the event, or ask questions here on the blog or … Continue reading

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Photos and Video from Usapan 2: Monitoring Canadian Mining in the Philippines through Social Media

Photos from Usapan 2: Monitoring Canadian Mining in the Philippines through Social Media Video of the Presentation by Honey Mae Caffin Video from Mobit at the Third People’s Mining Conference You can follow Mobit Mindanao on: Facebook: Mobit Mindanao Twitter: mobit_cc Youtube: MobitTV Blog: Mobit Mindanao Mobit Mindanao is looking for volunteers who can translate … Continue reading