Dedon Manufacturing Inc., together with its partners Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation-Integrated Development Center Inc. (JPIC) and Karl Kubel Stiftung (KKS), completed its re-housing project for Umapad scavengers in barangay Bagalnga, Compostela town, northern Cebu. Last Feb. 5, Dedon turned over the houses to the 16 families comprising the third and last batch of [...]
The Compostela re-housing project for the families in Umapad dumpsite in barangay Umapad, Mandaue City was finally blessed and inaugurated last Aug. 26.
The waste-related facilities at the Umapad dumpsite will be available for use by July this year.
THE two-month weaving training program for Umapad dumpsite scavengers ended with the participants completing their personal commitment to weave panels for their future homes.
OTHER jewelry pieces that reportedly belonged to a Chinese businessman may still be found in the Umapad dumpsite, scavengers told Mandaue City police yesterday. Scavengers Rodrigo Corta and Antonio Cuizon made the admission to Chief Insp. Anthony Bastes, chief of the Investigation and Detection Management Branch (IDMB) of the Mandaue City police. Bastes said Corta [...]