Art works of MORESCO-1’s CPRO featured in the 3rd Mindanao Art Fair 2021 in Davao City.

Art works of visual artist Archibald “Jiggs” Pacana who were previously exhibited in UAE are currently featured in Mindanao’s biggest art exhibition so far.

Among his artworks in display are “Kamayungan Ang Pangalan Mo”, My T’boli Girl” and “Pängaläy | Janggay” whose inspirations came from the visual designs and production values he created for MSU-IIT Integrated Performing Arts Guild (IPAG), southern Philippines premier repertory company where he is a resident visual artist. The art pieces are part of his last exhibition, ‘The Women of My South’ in Dubai prior to the pandemic.

He is joined by other artists from Iligan City’s Studio One Gallery, Ninianne Sojor, Anna Leah Sanson, Cling Vega, Dominic Escobar, Edson dela Cruz, and Maila Secuban.

Mindanao Art 2021, the biggest gathering of artists in the island, runs from October 1 to 31, 2021 which was virtually opened last 1st of October and on a “by-appointment-only” viewing of its physical exhibit at the Poblacion Market Center in Davao City with the theme : “Art in Between: Mindanao Art in Liminal Spaces”

Spearheaded by Lawig Diwa Inc., MindanaoArt 2021 is made possible through a grant of the National Commission on Culture and the Arts and the National Committee on Art Galleries (NCCA-NCAG).

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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OUTREACH: Barangay Tingalan – 32 kms from Opol Poblacion

After two failed attempts to conduct advocacy engagements in Brgy Tingalan, MORESCO-1 Opol Community Development Officer (CDO) Bonnie Ray S. Actub finally succeeded to reach out to our MCOs in the area on Friday October 9. His request was decline twice due to heightened pandemic health protocols.

He did a courtesy call with Brgy Captain Siarot in the Barangay Hall prior to his quarterly meeting with the MCO Officials.

Agenda of the discussion among others (1) livelihood program through the William Crisp Foundation; (2) HEART FUND – a program providing funeral cash assistance to MCOs; (3) RA7832 – the law penalizing pilferage of electricity and theft of electric power transmission lines and materials by rationalizing system losses by phasing out pilferage losses; (4) RA11361 – physical obstructions that impedes conveyance of electricity from generation, transmission and distribution lines to end users must be cleared to provide uninterrupted delivery of electricity; (5) NIHE potential beneficiaries for household wiring and other matters pertaining to advocacy engagements of MORESCO-1.

In closing CDO Bonnie Ray highlighted the call to a proactive pandemic response, that is to make sure vaccination will be carried out in the barangay and if opportunity comes for them to go to the Opol LGU and there is a vaccination, have themselves vaccinated. Practice social distancing, face masks and hygiene.

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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OUTREACH: Barangays Sambulawan and Pedro Sa. Baculio.

A back-to-back outreach engagements were rolled out by MORESCO-1 El Salvador Community Development Officer (CDO) Ritchie A. Veluz on October 9 advocating the same terms of engagement in both barangays.

Included in his folio of information are as follows: (1) Update of the power rate of the electric coop; (2) HEART FUND – a program providing funeral cash assistance to MCOs; (3) RA7832 – the law penalizing pilferage of electricity and theft of electric power transmission lines and materials by rationalizing system losses by phasing out pilferage losses; (4) RA11361 – physical obstructions that impedes conveyance of electricity from generation, transmission and distribution lines to end users must be cleared to provide uninterrupted delivery of electricity; (5) and other matters pertaining to advocacy engagements of MORESCO-1.

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