Solar Power for Dumagat Tribe

There is a community of Dumagats who live in the mountains of Tanay, Rizal. Most of them still practice the old ways of hunting and gathering. Their children go to school but have a hard time studying at night because there is still no electricity in the area. Last March 2013, Project Malasakit gave the … Continue reading Solar Power for Dumagat Tribe

Liwanag sa Dilim

The Mangyan people of Sitio Dyangdang bansud mindoro oriental have never seen light/electricity. Because it is an upland community, the local government was never able to give electricity to the poor community.I first went to the community way back 2001 for an I-Witness documentary “Gamugamo sa Dilim”. The said documentary featured the conditions in several … Continue reading Liwanag sa Dilim