Born and raised in the province of Davao de Oro (formerly Compostela Valley), Gina Lyn Adlaon moved to Davao City where she is now living with her family. Gina studied at the University of Southeastern Philippines where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Following graduation, she taught Chemistry for one year at the Rogationist Academy and was also engaged in real estate work. Gina eventually found her way into development work with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) where she worked as an Administrative Officer in projects funded by JICA for almost 14 years. She had the experience to serve and work with the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, now the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao in projects related to capacity building. Before joining MPI as its Administrative Officer, Gina had been the Field Coordinator for Administration with JICA in its Davao City office. In her free time, Gina offers her assistance in times of natural disasters. She extended help to flood victims during typhoon Pablo in Davao de Oro province and now is engaged in peacebuilding advocacy.
We are happy to inform you that the MPI 2020 Annual Peacebuilding Training will be held from May 18 to June 5, 2020 in Davao City, Philippines. We will be celebrating 20 years of providing space for people of diverse backgrounds to gather together, share and learn in a safe environment where all viewpoints are encouraged and respected. The theme for next year’s training is: “MPI 2020: A Vision of Peace.”
The application form and the information packet listing all the courses that will be offered in 2020 and the names of the facilitators and their profiles as well as other pertinent information will be available here in the first week of December 2019. Once this is disseminated, you can apply.
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You will then be notified when applications can be submitted for the MPI 2020 Annual Peacebuilding Training.