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CFSI Recognized

CFSI Recognized

Baguio City, Luzon, Philippines — On 30 August 2017, the University of the Cordilleras conferred on CFSI Executive Director Steven Muncy the degree Doctor of Humanities, Honoris Causa in recognition of his 37 years of humanitarian action and advocacy, most …

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CFSI and UNICEF sign Programme Cooperation Agreement

CFSI and UNICEF sign Programme Cooperation Agreement

02 August 2017, Makati City, Philippines

CFSI and UNICEF signed a Programme Cooperation Agreement that enables joint effort in the conflict-affected areas of Mindanao, as well as in Metro Manila, Philippines. The former includes protection, psychosocial social support, and education …

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CFSI Feedback Mechanism Goes Mobile

CFSI Feedback Mechanism Goes Mobile

To better ensure persons displaced by armed conflict in Marawi City, Mindanao have avenues for sharing their thoughts and/or seeking information, CFSI’s feedback mechanism has gone mobile.  To better ensure persons displaced by armed conflict in Marawi City, Mindanao have

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Consultation with Marawi City Officials

Consultation with Marawi City Officials

Iligan City, Mindanao, Philippines – On 28 July, Executive Director Steven Muncy and other CFSI colleagues consulted officials from the Marawi City Government about the evolving humanitarian response to the displacement of more than 360,000 persons in the Lanao region …

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7th Project Steering Committee Meeting

7th Project Steering Committee Meeting

On 26 July 2017, Community and Family Services International and the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade co-chaired the 7th Project Steering Committee Meeting for the Zamboanga Recovery Project (ZRP).

The meeting saw discussions and updates on the progress …

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We Are Marawi

We Are Marawi

The teachers of Marawi created the featured artwork during the Psychological First Aid (PFA) activity held in Iligan City by Community and Family Services International (CFSI) together with the Department of Education (DepEd) and the United Nations Children’s Fund on …

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DisasterReady and CFSI

DisasterReady and CFSI

In June 2017, Community and Family Services International (CFSI) was requested—and assisted—by the Cornerstone by Demand Foundation, to make a short video on CFSI's use of the DisasterReady learning platform.

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Graduation Ceremony

Graduation Ceremony

25 June 2017-Hanoi. Graduation ceremony at the Viet Nam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS), Graduate Academy of Social Sciences (GASS). Another 92 graduates through Social Work Education Project (SWEP) in Vietnam, giving us a total of 205 managers in the …

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Ceremonial Handover of Permanent Shelters

Ceremonial Handover of Permanent Shelters

Funded by the Australian Government and administered by Community and Family Services International (CFSI), the Zamboanga Recovery Project (ZRP) is helping people displaced by the 2013 Zamboanga Crisis to secure access to shelter, undertake livelihood projects, receive psychosocial support and protection through awareness raising activities, obtain civil registration documents like birth certificates, and meet other basic needs.

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