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Philippines: Militant of Moro Islamic...
Cotabato
By Fabio Polese
01 Nov 2017

February, 2016 (Mindanao, Philippines). Militants of Moro Islamic Liberation Front (Milf) inside the camp base in the Darapanan.

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On the Other Bank
By Javier Triana
05 May 2014

Typhoon Haiyan washed the Libutars house away half a year ago now. They lived by a river, and they had to resettle to the other bank - under a bridge. Having lost everything, it's the most affordable roof they found. Meanwhile they are trying to save money, only to rebuild their house using the same plot and the same materials.

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents from all over the Philippines flock in Manila to sign a petition supporting a supposed final peace agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents chant slogans in Manila, supporting a supposed final peace agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents supporting the new peace deal agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, pray near the Presidential palace in Manila, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents supporting the new peace deal agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, pray near the Presidential palace in Manila, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents in tears as they hear of the signing of the peace agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents from all over the Philippines flock to Manila to sign a petition supporting a supposed final peace agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents from all over the Philippines flock in Manila to sign a petition supporting a supposed final peace agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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50 Years of War Ends in the Philippin...
Manila, Philipines
By Transterra Editor
27 Mar 2014

Muslim residents from all over the Philippines flock in Manila to sign a petition supporting a supposed final peace agreement between the government and separatist rebel group, the MILF, on March 27, 2014. The Philippines government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro that will pave the way for the Bangsamoro autonomous political entity that is supposed end to decades of armed conflict in Mindanao. The signing of the CAB was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. JES AZNAR

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Broom makers of Manito, Albay (10 of 16)
Manito, Albay, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
13 Apr 2013

After harvesting, broomcorn grasses are left to dry on the dirt roads of Manito, Albay.

Broomcom (Sorghum Vulgare) is a variety of upright grass mostly found on the mountainous area of Manito, Albay. One of the major livelihood of people in this far flung area is making soft brooms and they sell each broom from 20 pesos to 150 pesos.

Soft brooms made from broomcorn grasses are the oldest form of cleaning and sweeping tool used around the world.

Manito, Albay is around 15 hours away from Manila, capital of Philippines.

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Broom makers of Manito, Albay (5 of 16)
Manito, Albay, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
13 Apr 2013

A woman selling her soft broom products around the streets of Manito, Albay.

Broomcom (Sorghum Vulgare) is a variety of upright grass mostly found on the mountainous area of Manito, Albay. One of the major livelihood of people in this far flung area is making soft brooms and they sell each broom from 20 pesos to 150 pesos.

Soft brooms made from broomcorn grasses are the oldest form of cleaning and sweeping tool used around the world.

Manito, Albay is around 15 hours away from Manila, capital of Philippines.

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Broom makers of Manito, Albay (6 of 16)
Manito, Albay, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
13 Apr 2013

A woman selling her soft broom products around the streets of Manito, Albay.

Broomcom (Sorghum Vulgare) is a variety of upright grass mostly found on the mountainous area of Manito, Albay. One of the major livelihood of people in this far flung area is making soft brooms and they sell each broom from 20 pesos to 150 pesos.

Soft brooms made from broomcorn grasses are the oldest form of cleaning and sweeping tool used around the world.

Manito, Albay is around 15 hours away from Manila, capital of Philippines.

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Broom makers of Manito, Albay (9 of 16)
Manito, Albay, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
12 Apr 2013

Broomcorn grasses are dried outside the houses of the villagers of Manito, Albay.

Broomcom (Sorghum Vulgare) is a variety of upright grass mostly found on the mountainous area of Manito, Albay. One of the major livelihood of people in this far flung area is making soft brooms and they sell each broom from 20 pesos to 150 pesos.

Soft brooms made from broomcorn grasses are the oldest form of cleaning and sweeping tool used around the world.

Manito, Albay is around 15 hours away from Manila, capital of Philippines.

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Broom makers of Manito, Albay (4 of 16)
Manito, Albay, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
12 Apr 2013

A woman displaying her soft broom products outside their house.

Broomcom (Sorghum Vulgare) is a variety of upright grass mostly found on the mountainous area of Manito, Albay. One of the major livelihood of people in this far flung area is making soft brooms and they sell each broom from 20 pesos to 150 pesos.

Soft brooms made from broomcorn grasses are the oldest form of cleaning and sweeping tool used around the world.

Manito, Albay is around 15 hours away from Manila, capital of Philippines.

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Bogwa: A ritual of Exhumation (19 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
12 Mar 2013

On the last day of Bogwa, a carabao is butchered to feed all attendees.

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Bogwa: A ritual of Exhumation (20 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
12 Mar 2013

On the last day of Bogwa, a carabao is butchered to feed all attendees.

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Bogwa: A ritual of Exhumation (14 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
11 Mar 2013

Relatives of the exhumed arrives and pray and sing infront of it.

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Bogwa: A ritual of Exhumation (12 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
11 Mar 2013

The cleaned and sun dried bones are wrapped in white cloth and Ifugao's native costume and place it on his favorite place which will serve as the altar during the Bogwa celebration.

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Bogwa: A ritual of Exhumation (16 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
11 Mar 2013

Bogwa is celebrated for 3 days and everyday, the organizer of the festivity will butcher pig to feed the entire village.

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Bogwa: A ritual of Exhumation (17 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
11 Mar 2013

Bogwa is celebrated for 3 days and everyday, the organizer of the festivity will butcher pig to feed the entire village.

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Bogwa: A ritual of exhumation (1 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
11 Mar 2013

On the first day of Bogwa, people exhume the dead body of their dead beloved then tediously clean the bones.

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Bogwa: A ritual of exhumation (2 of 21)
Ifugao, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
10 Mar 2013

The bones of the exhume body are sun dried before wrapping it to a white cloth

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Climbing Nipple's top (3 of 30)
Iloilo, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
26 Jan 2013

The peak of Mt. Napulak, the highest mountain in Iloilo is shaped like a women’s breast with massive rock formation emblazoned on top. Napulak, in local dialect, literally means "the nipple top." Trekking Mt. Napulak has major difficulty.

Mountaineers traversing the grasslands of Mt. Napulak

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Climbing Nipple's top (2 of 30)
Iloilo, Philippines
By Sherbien Dacalanio
26 Jan 2013

The peak of Mt. Napulak, the highest mountain in Iloilo is shaped like a women’s breast with massive rock formation emblazoned on top. Napulak, in local dialect, literally means "the nipple top." Trekking Mt. Napulak has major difficulty.

Mountaineers traversing the grasslands of Mt. Napulak

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Typhoon Bopha Pounds Southern Philipp...
New Bataan, Philippines
By jeoffreymaitem
05 Dec 2012

Hundreds killed And Thousands Evacuated As super Typhoon Bopha Pounds Southern Philippines.
Residents look on dead bodies at the municipal gymnasium in the southern Philippine township of New Bataan in Compostela province on December 5, 2012 after typhoon Bopha pounded the island on Tuesday, leaving several deaths and and missing. The typhoon, the strongest storm to hit the country this year, has killed hundreds of people.

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Philippines Unrest
Mindanao, Philippines
By jeoffreymaitem
15 Oct 2012

Filipino Muslim rebels shout 'Allahuakbar' as they raise their weapons in this photograph taken on October 15, 2012 during a celebration inside their camp in the southern Philippine town of Sultan Kudarat, Philippines after their organization, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front signed a peace agreement with the central government, ending a rebellion which lasted four decades.