“Dear Peace” Traveling Exhibit

If only we could all write to peace the way 29 Muslim and Christian young students did, he or she will not be too elusive. Aptly titled “Dear Peace”, a message of hope is what the Impressions of Conflict, Expressions of Peace traveling exhibit aims to bring all throughout the country. It will be launched

Unearthing The Mining Issue

Over a hundred participants were in attendance during CFA’s monthly Coffeehouse forum, on the topic MINDING MINING AND GLOBAL WARMING, held August 24th at the CFA Auditorium. Participating sectoral representatives showed keen interest in threshing out many critical issues about mining. Serving as resource person was Mr. Roy A. Calfoforo, National Coordinator of the Alyansa

CFA Teams Up With PPCRV For Forum On Media And The Elections

Media as Catalyst for Electoral Reform” is the theme of an electoral reform forum on September 4, 2007 at the Pius XII Catholic Center Conference Hall in Manila. Spearheading the event is the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) in partnership with the Communication Foundation for Asia. Ambassador Henrietta de Villa, PPCRV Chairperson, announced

CFA Lets Water Advocacy Flow

Clear Waters No More was the timely theme of the Coffeehouse Forum at the CFA Auditorium on July 27th. Amidst recent public controversy over the proposed development near Metro Manila’s precious watershed, Mr. Valerio B. Mendoza, Watershed Management Specialist of ABS-CBN Foundation-Bantay Kalikasan, highlighted and clarified the key issues relevant to the debate. Before a

Rescuing Out-of-School Children – The ERDA Way

To educate a child is to save a man.” Fr. Pierre Tritz, SJ, founder and president of the Educational Research and Development Assistance (ERDA) Foundation, often quotes this line from Victor Hugo. But education can be a very expensive undertaking. This puts education beyond the reach of families in extreme poverty. (There are studies showing

CFA Adopts Green Office Campaign

Communication Foundation for Asia adopts the green office campaign mainly to make the most efficient use of its limited resources and to promote environmentally friendly practices in order to minimize environmental impact and costs. OBJECTIVES OF A GREEN OFFICE: to make the most efficient use of resources — materials, energy and water; and to minimize