Tag Archives: Philippines

Past reanimates the present

Each year around the start of January, the Ati-Atihan festival aims to take place for one week in Kalibo, a capital-town    ... more

72 hours’ notice

Two members of the ‘Bali 9’ group of Australians incarcerated in Indonesia have been given 72 hours’ notice of their execution.    ... more

People of the sea

The ocean covers a staggering 71 percent of the Earth’s surface, engulfing many communities the world is oblivious to. Living in    ... more

Haiyan, the world’s most powerful storm, offers lessons

Typhoons or hurricanes are elevated storms patterns commonly occurring in the Pacific Ocean within areas of warm tropical waters. The Pacific    ... more