Social & Ecological Concerns

CaReS donates 28 bags of blood amidst Covid-19 pandemic

By Bro. Ioannes Arong / June 19, 2020 /

BAGUIO CITY–The demand for blood has always been higher than its supply. This is a fact known only too well to Roselyn Reyes, a Medical Technologist III at the Baguio General Hospital Medical Center (BGHMC). “The need for blood reaches approximately 50 units a day at BGHMC alone,” she said. “On ordinary days, we could…

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USJ-R dean represents Philippines and virtually discusses Teacher Education Institutions’ Initiatives on Biodiversity

By USJ-R Correspondent / June 6, 2020 /

CEBU CITY–June 5 is World Environment Day. To celebrate this, SEAMEO-UNESCO organized a joint webinar for this celebration entitled “COVID-19 Effects on Biodiversity: Science Education Reimagined.” USJ-R Dean of the College & Graduate School of Education and ESD Center Director Dr. Jestoni Babia is invited as panelist to discuss Teacher Education Institutions’ Initiatives on Biodiversity…

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Laudao Si’ Week 2020: Calendar of Activities

By Agustinos Recoletos / May 18, 2020 /
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Protecting Our Health, Healing Our Earth

By Bro. Tagoy Jakosalem, OAR / May 11, 2020 /

Our health is facing an untraceable enemy, destroying our humanity, the total global death toll lately is: 275,000 dead. These are not numbers, these are persons. The infections of the coronavirus become more dangerous, as they did not only inflict harm on our health, but also, “the COVID-19 crisis is threatening social cohesion within countries,…

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Fray Tagoy gave a talk on Social and Ecological Concerns at SeMoNo-Re

By Bro. Chris Pamilaga / May 8, 2020 /

Antipolo City—with the use of modern technology, Fray Jaazeal (Tagoy) Jakosalem, OAR, the representative of the Province to Arcores Internacional based in Casa San Ezekiel, Madrid, Spain, gave a video-talk through the internet (via ZOOM application) to the seven Novices together with Fray Roland Cepe, OAR, the Novice Master as they are locked down at…

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SEMONO-RE stays in Solidarity with the Poor despite the Lockdown

By Bro. Joseph Neil E. Baygan / May 5, 2020 /

Antipolo City- “Closed doors cannot hold charity from overflowing.” This is the mantra of the community of St. Ezekiel Moreno Novitiate-Recoletos (SEMONO-RE) as it continues to provide spiritual and physical aid to the less fortunate around the vicinity despite the insistence of the lockdown that started last March 14, 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.…

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ARCORES-Filipinas members take bold commitment for the environment

By USJ-R Correspondent / February 12, 2020 /

Contributed by: Englevert Reyes, Joanna de Catalina, and Jessica Magallon-Avenido CEBU CITY–Since the official constitution of ARCORES as an international solidarity network among the Augustinian Recollects in 22 countries last year, ARCORES Filipinas has intensified its relevance and presence in the Philippines by launching the Recoletos Heart Solidarity Campaign on February 5-6, 2020. Reviving the…

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Invitation: ARCORES Heart Solidarity Campaign

By Agustinos Recoletos / January 28, 2020 /
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Cavite Recollect Schools reach out to Laurel Evacuees

By SSC-RdC Correspondent / January 16, 2020 /

CAVITE CITY—San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite (SSC-RdC) and Sacred Heart School of Cavite-Recoletos de Alfonso (SHSC-RdA) have initiated a joint relief effort to alleviate the plight of evacuees from Laurel, Batangas. Religious Administrators, Lay Administrators, and Staff of both Recollect Communities were on hand to assess the needs of twenty families who fled from Laurel…

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Invitation: UN Climate Change Conference

By Fray Robin Ross Plata, OAR / December 3, 2019 /
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