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Stories from the Field: A Second Smile

Stories from the Field: A Second Smile

23 May 2017 saw the beginning of the Marawi Crisis and displacement of its affected populations to various municipalities across the Philippines.

Upon arrival in different municipalities and evacuation centres, the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) could not help but feel …

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CFSI Consultation and Planning Workshop 2018

CFSI Consultation and Planning Workshop 2018

On 09-11 January 2018, Community and Family Services International (CFSI) held its Annual Consultation and Planning Workshop for 2018 (CPW/2018) in Tagaytay City, Philippines.

The CPW was attended by the CFSI Senior Management Team as well as staff from its …

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CFSI Child Beneficiaries sing “Awit Sa Marawi”

CFSI Child Beneficiaries sing “Awit Sa Marawi”

Child beneficiaries of CFSI’s Psychosocial Support in Emergencies Project, implemented in response to the siege of Marawi City, sing

Marawi sabay-sabay nating ibabangon
Buong pagmamahal tayo ay aahon
Marawi darating din ang isang dapit-hapon
Sisikat ang araw sa isang bagong

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CFSI Field Office of Marawi Reopens

CFSI Field Office of Marawi Reopens

On 03 December 2017, Community and Family Services International (CFSI) reopened its Field Office in Marawi City, Mindanao with a simple ceremony of gratitude. The CFSI Field Office in Marawi City was opened in 2009, but was inaccessible from 25 …

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8th Project Steering Committee Meeting

8th Project Steering Committee Meeting

On 28 November 2017, Community and Family Services International (CFSI) and the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) co-chaired the 8th and last Project Steering Committee Meeting of the Zamboanga Recovery Project (ZRP).

The meeting looked at both …

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Ceremonial Handover of Water System Rehabilitation

Ceremonial Handover of Water System Rehabilitation

A ceremonial handover of the water system rehabilitation, as part of Support to School Assistance under CFSI’s Zamboanga Recovery Project, was held on 09 November 2017 at the Zamboanga Central School and SPED Centre. After the 2013 Zamboanga Crisis, the …

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