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2011 – 2012 – University Social Involvement Council

2011 – 2012

Highlights:

EDUCATION/TEACHER TRAINING

ADOPT-A-BARANGAY: Formation Program for Married Couples. The Psychology Department conducted its Formation Program for Married Couples on February 19, 2012 at Barangay Bongalon, Sañgay, Camarines Sur. The theme of the activity was “Kumusta Misis? Kumusta Mister?” which focuses on the Ignatian Formation on Personal and Social Development. The formation session was intended to point out the challenges that married couples experience; to distinguish appropriately the ways on how to address the challenges experienced by married couples; and to identify the importance of pointing out the concerns of married couples and distinguishing the means on how to aid them.

Adopt-a-Barangay: Educational Outreach, San Bernardino, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. In line with the celebration of the feast of St. Francis Xavier, the College Guidance Center organized an educational outreach and feeding activity for children and educational health activity for parents on December 3, 2012. It was conducted by eighty-eight (88) student volunteers and faculty/staff of the College Guidance Center.

CommuniTEACH Project. The CommuniTEACH (Year 1, Modules 2 & 3) implementation was held on April 16-21, 2012 and March 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2012 at Pacol Elementary School and Triangulo Elementary School, Naga City. The activity was participated and facilitated by eight (8) city scholar volunteers, six (6) library staff facilitators, five (5) AdNU High School student and teacher volunteers, four (4) school cooperating teachers and twenty five (25) pupils.

CommuniTEACH Project Program Evaluation Year 1. On August 16 – 18, 2012, SMART Communications, Inc. Public Affairs, KDC – Naga, Pacol and Triangulo elementary school principals’ offices and Philippine Normal University Research Office conducted the CommuniTEACH Project Program Evaluation Year 1. The activity was held in order to obtain objective evaluation of Year 1 program implementation of CommuniTEACH Project. It was participated by fifteen (15) parents from Triangulo, six (6) parent from Pacol, forty (40) pupils from Triangulo, twenty-eight (28) pupils from Pacol, and AdNU stakeholders.

CommuniTEACH Facilitators’ Training. On September 29 – 30, 2012, CommuniTEACH Facilitators’ Training was held at the 3rd Floor, Ateneo de Naga University Library. The activity was conducted in order to introduce to volunteer facilitators SAI technology in implementing the CommuniTEACH Project learning modules for Year 2 of the project; and to enlist of volunteers for the 24 Saturdays schedule. It was participated by twenty seven (27) AdNU High School Faculty and Students, nineteen (19) College of Education staff and Honors Program students, thirteen (13) AdNU Library students assistants, fifteen (15) AdNU library librarians and staff and eight (8) AdNU city scholars. It was organized by the KDC, AdNU library, SMART Communications, Inc., Naga City School Board (funder). Silid-Aralin, Inc. (technology provider).

The CommuniTEACH – Year 2 implementation was held on October 6, 2012 at Pacol and Triangulo Elementary School. On December 19, 2012, an evaluation of the program was held at the Knowledge Development Center, Ateneo de Naga University. The activity was participated by ten (10) volunteer librarians, staff, and students with the assistance of two (2) faculty members of the College of Education.

Send-A-Child-to-School Program.

The Ateneo de Naga University Philosophy Department together with the Madrigal Foundation conducted its outreach program entitled, “Send a Child to School Program” on March 12, 2012. The activity was held at Balatas Elementary School, Barangay Balatas, Naga City. It was participated by forty-six (46) students and facilitated by ten (10) faculty and students from Ateneo de Naga University. During the event, the children were taught and provided with different activities, games and foot wears. A feeding session was also part of the activity.

On March 16, 2012, the Philosophy Department – Class N5 of Mr. Domingo Chavez conducted its outreach activity at Balatas Elementary School, Naga City. The activity was participated by fifty-two (52) elementary pupils from Balatas Elementary School. It was facilitated by thirty-seven (37) students and faculty from Ateneo de Naga University. The student-facilitators prepared a program and different games for the children. The Class also donated a water dispenser to the school.

Re-Launching of Balatasan Tutorial Outreach Program. The Gabay Scholar’s Organization under the College Admission and Aid had organized and conducted the Re-launching of Balatasan Outreach Program on July 7, 2012 at Balatasan Elementary School. The objectives of the activity included the re-launching of the Balatasan Tutorial Outreach Program; feeding activity for children; and introduction of the Tutorial Outreach Program to its new set of officers and core group members.

The Gabay Scholar’s Organization conducted its Balatasan Outreach and Feeding Activity last October 16, 2012. The activity was intended for the participants to develop art appreciation and creativity; and provide an environment of joy and fun among the participants. It was participated by Grade 1 to 6 students and facilitated by twenty-eight (28) Gabay Scholars.

Human Rights and Peace Education: A Journey towards Promoting Peace and Non-Violence. The Human Rights and Peace Education (EDUM340) class conducted an activity on August 17, 2012 at the City Social Welfare and Development for the victims of physical violence. The purpose of the activity was to provide the students with the opportunity to apply skills learned in conflict resolution, peer mediation and in addressing prejudice and discrimination. It was organized and facilitated by thirty one (31) students and a faculty member.

Developing Ignatian Leaders. The Samahang Tagapagtaguyod ng Edukasyong Pilpino (STEP) held its activity entitled, “Developing Ignatian Leaders” which intended to help enhance the leadership ability of the children participants; and integrate the Ignatian values in the learning experiences. The activity was held on July 31, 2012 at Lope Guisic Elementary School, Sto. Domingo, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was participated by one hundred five (105) children and forty five (45) student facilitators and faculty members of Ateneo de Naga University.

Handog ni Ignacio 2012. In celebration of the Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the Ateneo Pathways Youth Group conducted a story telling and feeding activity last July 31, 2012 at the Sta. Rafaela Maria School, Sabang, Naga City. The activity was participated by forty (40) students and facilitated by thirty-two (32) members of the Ateneo Pathways Youth Group and two (2) moderator/faculty members of the Ateneo de Naga University.

Developing Good Study Habits. The Pathways Youth Group conducted a talk on developing good study habits on February 18, 2012 simultaneously at Sta. Lutgarda and Sta. Cruz Elementary School, Cabusao, Camarines Sur; and Union National High School and Lope Guisic Elementary School, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The theme of the activity was “Mastering Study Habits for Achieving Exellence”. Through the activity, the participants would learn some of the study skills to achieve higher grade; appreciate the importance of time management in studies; and become responsible in their studies.

Launching of the Reading for the Future Program under Keeping the Light: Reading towards Good Education 2012. The Ateneo Pathways Youth Group (PYG) formally launched its Reading Program. The main purpose of the activity was to impart to the student beneficiaries the importance of reading as a primary instrument in learning.

Sta. Rafaela Maria School, Sabang, Naga City. Last November 17, 2012 the launching of PYG Reading program was held at St. Rafaela Maria School. The activity was facilitated by seven (7) Pathways Guides and student volunteers. It was participated by four (4) classes that included sixty-six (66) students. Moreover, a pre-test was conducted among the participants.

Tinago National High School, Naga City. The launching of the PYG Reading Program was held at the Tinago National High School on November 10, 2012. The activity was facilitated by seven (7) Pathways Guides and participated by forty-five (45) students. As part of the program, a diagnostic test was conducted among the student participants.

Access to World Bank Information and Open Data Policy. The Knowledge Development Center (KDC) Naga remains an information center and source of information materials and resources from World Bank, Asian Development Bank, United Nations and others organizations which are distributed to libraries of Local Government Units, Private and Public Schools, Colleges and Universities, line agencies and organizations.

“Making Growth Work for the Poor”: A Consultation Activity on the World Bank Groups Country partnership for July 2013 – June 2016. The Knowledge Development Center (KDC) Naga and World Bank Manila conducted a consultation activity on November 8, 2012 at the Arrupe Convention Hall. The activity was participated by fifty-one (51) representatives from the local Government Units; NGOs; Academe; and CLG, CCD and ATTC of the Ateneo de Naga University. The purpose of the activity was to create a space for dialogue with the stakeholders to share their views on challenges and emerging opportunities for development in the Philippines; to obtain input and feedback from the stakeholders on development projects, programs and other mechanisms for development; and to expand and deepen channels for ongoing engagement with key stakeholders beyond strategy development and toward strategy implementation, so that the World Bank Group’s Country Partnership Strategy continue to benefit from different perspectives and experiences.

Reverse Caroling, Ateneo de Naga University. The Center for Community Development organized the Reverse Caroling project on December 22, 2012 in Casurayan and Ponong, Magarao; and San Francisco and San Nicolas, Canaman, Camarines Sur. It was conducted by 11 faculty/staff and 59 student volunteers from Ateneo de Naga. The proceeds were donated to the partner communities.

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

Catechism, Theology Outreach Program. One of the outreach programs of the Theology Department is the Catechism to High School students of Gainza High School every Friday which was started last year. This school year, the Theology Department extended it to the Elementary pupils of Dahilig Elementary School and to Adults every first and third Saturdays of the month. There are Thirty-five (35) student catechists who are in-charge of the elementary and high school students; and eight (8) faculty members have committed for the Adult Catechism.

In line with the celebration of the feast of St. Francis Xavier, the Ateneo Chaplaincy Office conducted a Catechism, landscaping, Christmas party and gift giving activity at Dominorog, Calabanga, Camarines Sur on December 3, 2013. It was facilitated/ participated by two (2) faculty/staff and twenty-three (23) student volunteers; and seven (7) participants from the community.

ACLC Recollection and Outreach Program, Fatima Center, San Agustin, Iriga City. The Ateneo Christian life Community (ACLC) organized a Recollection and outreach activity on December 2012 at the Fatima Center, San Agustin, Iriga City. The ACLC intended to share in the promotion of the mission of the Ateneo to form “men and women for others” who will become agents of social change and development in Bicol. Moreover, they intended to have a “kurumustahan” among the members and share a day with the people in Fatima Canter. As part of this, they also conducted gift giving and feeding activity. The activity was participated by one hundred forty-six (146) both from the ACLC and Fatima Center.

HEALTH AND NUTRITION

Health Education on Proper Hygiene. The College of Nursing conducted a session on proper hygiene on January 23, 2012 at San Ramon, Buhi, Camarines Sur.

Presentation of the study, “Care of the Elderly in Balongay Community: An Assessment on Holistic Approach towards Healthy Aging. A joint presentation and planning on the findings of the participatory research about the study entitled, “Care of the Elderly in Balongay Community: An Assessment on Holistic Approach towards Healthy Aging” was held on February 7, 2012 at Balongay Chapel in Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was participated by seventeen (17) faculty and students from Ateneo de Naga University and forty-nine (49) participants from Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was conducted to develop rapport among the stakeholders especially the members of the community and Ateneo de Naga; to raise awareness among the participants about the existing needs of the elderly and motivate community participation in planning actions or strategies on how to address the identified needs; and to have an initial visual activity acuity assessment of the elderly and render individual plan of care.

Feeding Program. The College of Admission and Aid Office – GABAY Scholars conducted its feeding activity to the students of Balatasan Elementary School; and gift-giving activity to the chosen indigent families of Barangay Balatasan, Calabanga, Camarines Sur on February 18, 2012. The outreach activity was conducted in order to provide healthy food for the students; to provide assistance to some indigent families by sharing with them some utensils, beddings, clothing and other goods; and to let them experience the generosity of other people. The activity was conducted by twenty (20) faculty, staff and students from Ateneo de Naga Gabay Scholars Organization, approximately seventy (70) school children and ten (10) indigent families from Balatasan, Calabanga, Camarines Sur.

In celebration of the feast of St. Ignatius Loyola, several feeding activities coordinated through the Center for Community Development were conducted in the different barangays in Calabanga, Camarines Sur on July 31, 2012.

a. Balatasan, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was conducted by four (4) faculty/staff and thirty (39) Gabay Scholars of the College Admission Office.

b. Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was conducted by ten (10) faculty/staff and forty-seven (47) students who signed up at the Center for Community Development.

c. Dominorog, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was facilitated by forty-four (44) member of the Ateneo Personel Club.

d. San Bernardino, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was organized by eleven (11) faculty/staff and forty-six (46) students from the College Guidance Center.

e. Sibobo, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was facilitated by six (6) student volunteer of the Center for Community Development.

Feeding Program, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The Ateneo de Naga Center for Community Development coordinated a feeding program with the Municipality of Calabanga particularly in barangay Balatasan, Balongay, Dominorog, Punta Tarawal and Sibobo, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The running period of the activity is from October 2012 until March 2013.

In celebration of the feast of St. Francis Xavier, as spearheaded by the Center for Community Development, the Ateneo de Naga University conducted several feeding activities on December 3, 2012 in the different barangays of Calabanga, Camarines Sur.

a. Balatasan, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was conducted/ participated by five (5) faculty/staff and eighteen (18) Gabay Scholars of the College Admission Office; and ninety-seven participants from the community.

b. Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was conducted/ participated by eleven (11) faculty/staff and fifteen (15) students from the College of Nursing; and one hundred twenty-four (124) participants from the community.

c. Belen, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was conducted/ participated by fifteen (15) faculty/staff and fifty (50) students from the XDM and Language and Literature Department; and two hundred twenty-seven (227) participants from the community.

d. Dominorog, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was facilitated/ participated by nineteen (19) members of the Ateneo Personel Club.

e. Maguiring, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was conducted/ participated by twelve (12) faculty/staff and twenty-nine (29) students from the Days with the Lord and Social Sciences Department; and two hundred twelve (212) participants from the community.

f. Punta Tarawal, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was facilitated by nineteen (19) members of the College Triumph Office; and forty-one (41) participants from the community.

g. San Bernardino, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was organized/ participated by six (6) faculty/staff and forty-seven (47) student volunteers from the College Guidance Center; and one hundred forty (140) participants from the community.

h. Sibobo, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was facilitated by two (2) faculty/staff and thirty-four (34) student volunteers from the Center for Community Development to eleven (11) participants from the community.

GOVERNANCE

Full Disclosure Policy (FDP) Seminar-Workshop. The Knowledge Development Center (KDC) Naga and World Bank Manila organized and participated in a Full Disclosure Policy Seminar-Workshop on April 16-18, 2012 at Villa Caceres Hotel, Naga City. The activity was intended to equip participants with basic knowledge and skills on government budgeting. It was participated by twenty-three (23) representatives from ten (10) NGOs from Camarines Sur, Albay and Sorsogon (church-based, school-based, research and basic services) and Ateneo de Naga University.

Ako Registrado – Electoral Awareness and Educational Campaign. As part of the Voter’s Education Campaign, the Center for Community Development launched the AKO REHISTRADO Facebook Funpage in July 2012 in order to recruit and inform the members of the University of the Registration Process for the up-coming election.

ENVIRONMENT

Presentation of the Study: Habitat Assessment of Economically Important Major Marine Ecosystems at the Northeastern Coast of the Island of Rapu-Rapu, Province of Albay. The University Research Council organized a paper presentation of the study entitled, “Habitat Assessment of Economically Important Major Marine Ecosystems at the Northeastern Coast of the Island of Rapu-Rapu, Province of Albay which was presented by INECAR on February 7, 2012. The paper presentation was held at the Richie Fernando Hall, Ateneo de Naga University. It was participated by faculty, staff and students from Ateneo and guest participants from outside Ateneo.

Water Quality Monitoring in Lake Buhi 6th Field Sampling: Baseline for Dry Season, Buhi, Camarines Sur. The Institute of Environmental Conservation and Research conducted its 6th Field Sampling of Water Quality Monitoring in Lake Buhi on February 22, 2012. The water sampling was conducted in order to measure and observe the lake water’s physico-chemical parameters in order to provide sufficient data for the local government in terms of lake management and necessary intervention to avoid further resource degradation.

8th Field Sampling for the Water Quality Monitoring in Lake Buhi, Camarines Sur. The Institute of Environmental Conservation and Research Field Sampling Team with the Lake Development Office conducted its 8th Field Sampling for the Water Quality Monitoring in Lake Buhi on May 28, 2012. The water sampling was conducted in order to measure and observe the lake water’s physico-chemical parameters in order to provide sufficient data for the local government in terms of lake management and necessary intervention to avoid further resource degradation.

Water Quality Monitoring in Lake Buhi 9th Field Sampling, Buhi, Camarines Sur. The Institute of Environmental Conservation and Research conducted its 9th Field Sampling of Water Quality Monitoring in Lake Buhi on July 6, 2012. The water sampling was conducted in order to measure and observe the lake water’s physico-chemical parameters in order to provide sufficient data for the local government in terms of lake management and necessary intervention to avoid further resource degradation. Like in the previous sampling activity, fourteen (14) stations around the Lake were sampled for the physic-chemical characteristics while seven (7) stations were sampled for phytoplankton counting. The physico-chemical parameters measured were the following: Conductivity, Total Dissolvd Solids, Salinity, Dissolved Oxygen, Transparency, pH, and Temperature. The depthfinder group also followed a path around the lake to gather data.

Public Consultation on the Designation of Lake Buhi Watershed WQMA, Millennium Center, Buhi, Camarines Sur. The INECAR Office with DENR-EMB Region V conducted a public consultation on the designation of Lake Buhi Watershed on October 16, 2012 at Buhi Camarines Sur.

Conferences on Mining Issues. The Ateneo de Naga University through the Institute of Environmental Conservation and Research had participated in various conferences in order to provide information and awareness on the issue and impact of mining.

a. Visayas Mining Conference, Iloilo, February 24-25, 2012;
b. Luzon Mining Conference, University of Sto. Tomas, Manila, February 28-29, 2012;
c. Bishops’ Commission on Mining, Home for the Clergy, Sorsogon City, March 13, 2012;
d. BIOTA Regional Conference, Arrupe Convention Hall, Ateneo de Naga University, April 15, 2012; and
e. Bicol Summit on Disaster Risk Reduction: Impact of Mining, Aquinas University, Legazpi City, May 3, 2012.

Aram mi na. Ika, aram mo na? University Discussions on the Mining in the Philippines, Ateneo de Naga University. The Ateneo de Naga University Social Involvement Council in cooperation with the Department of Natural Sciences, Department of Social Sciences, INECAR, Center for Local Governance, Center for Community Development and the Office of the President conducted a University discussions about Mining in the Philippines on November 12-15, 2012 at the University Gymnasium, Ateneo de Naga University. The activity was participated by students from different departments particularly by those who are enrolled in EVSS001 – Fundamentals of Environmental Science.

Lakdang Para Sa Kaaraman on Climate Change. Last September 23, 2012, the Pathways Yotuh Group conducted its first educational talk about Climate Change as well as its causes and effects to the environment at San Lucas, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was attended by twenty-four (24) participants including its Barangay Chairman. It was organized and conducted by thirteen (13) volunteers and its moderator.

Possible Impacts of Climate Change on Food Security and Biodiversity. The INECAR Research Team conducted a research on the Possible Impacts of Climate Change on Food Security and Biodiversity. It is a Climate Change Project of the Manila Observatory and all of the Ateneo Schools in the Philippines. The research intended to initiate a preliminary data gathering of factors that contribute to hazards that expose flora/fauna and human population, making them vulnerable which result to poverty due to possible effects to food security and biodiversity.

Tree Planting, Mt. Isarog Natural Park, Panicuason, Naga City. The Ateneo Nature Crusaders in coordination with the Metro Naga Water District conducted a Tree Planting activity in the vicinity of Mr. Isarog Natural Park on September 23, 2012. The team was composed of eighteen (18) students and two (2) moderator/faculty members. The purpose of the activity was to support the maintenance of the vegetation surrounding the watershed area as well as ecological balance and protection of endangered species. Furthermore, the activity intended develop camaraderie among members; and to help prevent the occurrence of climate change, global warming and El Niño.

In celebration of the Feast Day of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the Center for Community Development had coordinated a tree planting activity which was conducted at the Panicuason, MNWD Watershed, Naga City on July 31, 2012. The activity was participated by thirty-two (32) faculty/staff members and sixty-seven (67) student volunteers.

In celebration of the Feast of St. Francis Xavier, the Center for Community Development had coordinated a tree planting activity which was conducted at the Panicuason, MNWD Watershed, Naga City on December 3, 2012. The activity was participated by eleven (11) faculty/staff members and one hundred three (103) student volunteers.

Mangrove Planting. On the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the Ateneo de Naga University through the Center for Community Development organized a Mangrove Planting activity on July 31, 2012.

a. Cagsao, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was participated by ten (10) faculty/staff members and nineteen (19) student volunteers from the Ateneo de Naga University.
b. Sibobo, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was participated by four (4) faculty/staff and one hundred forty-four (144) student volunteers.

Evaluation of the Mangrove Reforestation Project of the Ateneo de Naga University, Sibobo, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The Reasearch team of the INECAR Office conducted an evaluation of its Mangrove Reforestation Project on November 2012 in Sibobo, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The Field Sampling Team performed soil sampling and fauna collection in the five sampling stations located at the mangrove reforestation area. The team also conducted physic-chemical testing on the water and soil samples to further describe the area and know the suitability of the mangrove species planted.

2nd BYEEnihan, Juanted: Environmental Heroes, Cagsao, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. In support to achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the year 2015, the Samahang Tagapagtaguyod ng Edukasyong Pilipino (STEP) joined the 2nd National BYEEnihan which was dubbed as “JUANted: Environmental Heroes.2012. The purpose of the activity was to ensure environmental sustainability; to manifest the capabilities of the participants in dealing with environmental issues; and to develop ways to deeply express care for the environment. The activity was conducted on November 17, 2012 at Cagsao, Calabanga, Camarines Sur.

Baseline Assessment on the Current Environmental Condition of the Naga River, INECAR, Ateneo de Naga University. The INECAR Research team conducted a Baseline Assessment on the Current Environmental Condition of the Naga River. The research was conducted in order to determine the physical and chemical state of the river water and sediments; to know the biological components especially the indicator species; and to identify the sources of pollutants.

International Coastal Clean-Up. The Center for Community Development organized the International Coastal Clean-Up (Batch 40) at Punta Tarawal, Calabanga, Camarines Sur on December 15, 2012. It was participated by sixty-three (63) COP participants, two (2) student volunteers and a coordinator from the CCD. Through the activity, forty (40) bags of non-recyclable plastics, empty plastic bottles and rubbers were collected.

LIVELIHOOD AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Community Development through Tourism. The BTN1 of DTMM 202 – Management Tourism Class conducted a community organizing activity on February 17-18, 2012 at Buhi, Camarines Sur. The activity was organized in order to come up with a sustainable community-based tourism that would help improve the quality of life of the participants; to increase people’s awareness and involvement on the issues encountered by the respondents; and to provide Tourism students with actual exposure and experience on community organizing. Specifically, the outreach activity included sessions and/or training workshop on Wellness, Visitor Information and Tour Guiding, Accommodation, Arts and Culture, Souvenir and Food and Beverages. The different activities were facilitated by thirty-five (35) Tourism students and a faculty member; and it was participated by forty (40) residents of Buhi, Camarines Sur.

HOUSING

21st Bahay Atensta Project (House Build), Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The Ateneo de Naga University through the Center for Community Development (CCD) conducted the 21st Bahay Atenista project in Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur on January 7-9 and 28-29, 2012.

Bahay Atenista Project is a collaborative effort of every member of the community to provide decent and durable house for a chosen poor family. Last March 19, 2012, the continuation of the 21st Bahay Atenista Project was conducted at Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. It was participated by thirteen (13) COP graduating students and two (2) faculty/staff members. The beneficiary of said project is the family of Mr. and Mrs. Reynante Mariscal.

The turn-over of the 21st Bahay Atenista with the participation of student organizations was held on December 15, 2012.

Bahay Atenista, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. In celebration of the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola, through the Center for Community Development, the Ateneo de Naga University conducted the Bahay Atenista project in Calabanga, Camarines Sur on July 31, 2012.

a. Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The Bahay Atenista was carried out by eighteen (18) faculty/staff members from the Ateneo de Naga.

b. Dominorog, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The activity was implemented by two (2) faculty/staff members and twelve (12) student volunteer.

House Painting, Bahay Atenista, Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The Ateneo de Naga University through the Center for Community Development (CCD) conducted the Bahay Atenista project in Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur on September 29, 2012. It was carried out by forty (40) COP participants.

Construction of the 22nd Bahay Atenista, Balongay, Calabanga, Camarines Sur. The Ateneo de Naga University student organizations under the supervision of the CCD participated in the construction of the 21st Bahay Atenista on December 3, 2012. The activity was conducted in celebration of the feast of St. Francis Xavier. It was conducted/ participated by twenty-three (23) faculty/staff from Ateneo de Naga University.

DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND RESPONSE MANAGEMENT

Simbahang Lingkod ng Bayan (SLB) Disaster Management Training on “E-UGNAY: Managing Disaster Relief Operations. The Simbahang Lingkod ng Bayan (SLB) conducted a Disaster Management Training entitled, “E-UGNAY: Managing Disaster Relief Operations at the Instructional Media Center, Ateneo de Naga University on January 19, 2012. The activity was coordinated by the Center for Community Development.

Reforming the Disaster Risk Management Framework in the Philippines: An Orientation on the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Law (RA 20121). On June 11, 2012, the World Bank Manila (Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery) and KDC – Naga (assisted by AdNU NOC and JOBL) organized an Orientation on the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Law (RA 20121) at the Multi-purpose Room, 3rd Floor, Ateneo de Naga University Library. The activity was intended to orient participants on RA 10121, particularly on key institutional reforms underpinning long-term resilience of the country to nature’s hazards; to highlight experience of Albay provincial LGU as advanced practitioner of DRM; and to facilitate exchange of views among participants on challenges and opportunities in implementing NDRRM at the local level. There were twenty-six (26) participants from the Municipal LGUs, DRM certificate course students of CBSUA, NGOs, and Ateneo de Naga University.

Agap Manila-Task Force Noah. The Agap Manila Task Force Noah campaign in the University started last August 8, 2012. A week long fund raising activity for the victims of the disaster was organized by the Center for Community Development in cooperation with the Office of Student Affairs, Chaplaincy Office, Supreme Student Government, Ateneo Personnel Club and the University Social involvement Council. Cash donations were collected through the NSTP-CFFP classes, College Organizations, Faculty and Personnel, Alumni and students. The Kristong Hari Foundation and the University president also gave financial donation. Aside from the cash donations, relief items such as canned goods, instant noodles, bottled water and used clothing were also collected.

Agap Davao. The Ateneo de Naga University organized the Agap Davao Project for the victims of Typhoon Pablo last December 2012. In support to this project, the Ateneo Center for Community Development in partnership with Papa Jack Bisikleters organized the Bike for a Cause on December 21, 2012. The amount raised from the project was donated to the typhoon victims.

by Den Rayala