Ending Child Marriage: Bangsamoro woman leader advances young girls’ welfare

COTABATO CITY—Bangsamoro Women Commission (BWC) chairperson Bainon Karon led the discourse regarding ‘Ending Child Marriage’ in the Bangsamoro region via Zoom with selected young mothers on Friday, October 16. Seven (7) young mothers from Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur participated in the conversation as part of the commemoration of the International Day of the Girl.…

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BARMM, WFP, FAO unveil 10-year Food Security and Nutrition roadmap

COTABATO CITY – Aimed at advancing sustainable food security and nutrition in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, the regional government launched Friday, October 16, a first of its kind Food Security and Nutrition (FSN) Roadmap. The FSN Roadmap is a product of a one-year collaboration between the BARMM’s Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Agrarian Reform (MAFAR),…

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Families and children to benefit from BARMM, UK, UNICEF Covid-19 partnership

COTABATO CITY—Officials of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM), United Kingdom, and the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) entered into a partnership to strengthen Covid-19 response in the region. Chief Minister Ahod “Al Haj Murad” Ebrahim said the partnership has the ultimate objective of protecting the most vulnerable persons in the region.…

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Education Ministry releases 4-month salary of newly hired teachers in Maguindanao

  COTABATO CITY – Ministry of Basic, Higher, and Technical Education (MBHTE) has started to release the June-September salaries of 1,104 newly hired teachers from the divisions of Maguindanao I and II. On October 14-16, first batch to receive their salaries are the 538 newly hired teachers from Maguindanao I, while salaries for the 566…

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500 orphans receive rice assistance from BARMM

PIKIT, North Cotabato—In line with the continuous Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) response of the regional autonomous government, the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) is distributing rice and food items to at least 500 orphans in Cotabato City and some towns in Maguindanao and North Cotabato. Each of the orphans, living in different orphanage centers, is…

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