Over the past summer, TAO-Pilipinas’ technical staff have been very busy with different projects. The YP E-Newsletter for March – May/June – July 2014 features some of those activities. Included in this double issue is the Community Action Planning Workshop that TAO-Pilipinas conducted in the Old Sagkahan Area of Tacloban City and the Shelter Damage Assessment done for the islands of Manicani and Homonhon in Guiuan, Eastern Samar. Articles about our concluded YP Summer Internship Program and the study tour of the Urban Shelter course students from Lund University are also featured in this latest issue. This issue also features a YP Reflection written by YP Alumni, Gloryrose Dy. Her reflection talks about the role of architects when it comes to rebuilding other people’s lives. Aside from the mentioned articles, a book review and two network activities that happened over the past five months can also be read in this newsletter. Lastly, job announcements for our organization are also posted in the last page of this newsletter. Just click the image on the left to download the latest YP E-Newsletter. If you wish to subscribe to our newsletter, just fill out the form below.
The January-February 2014 issue of the YP Enewsletter is now available online for free. Featured articles for this issue include the training workshop conducted by TAO for PHILSSA’s Angat Calamianes Project, the shelter planning workshop done by TAO with FDUP for NaSaMa (Nagkakaisang Samahan ng mga Maralita sa Brgy. 177) of Caloocan City, the assistance given by TAO to SHFC for its HDH project in Bacoor, Cavite, and the YP Lecture Series for Mapua ARIDBE and UST Archinet. Also included in this issue are the network activities that TAO participated such as the PMPI NCC Meeting in Roxas City, Capiz and the Yolanda Conversations Forum held at Ateneo de Manila University. Two book reviews about small spaces and small houses are also featured in this issue. To download the file, please click on the image to your left. To subscribe to our enewsletter, please sign-up below.
For this issue, the articles featured are about the various trainings done by TAO-Pilipinas. An art workshop was organized by the Education and Training (ET) Program wherein the mentors all came from UP Task Force Arki. The art workshop was held for the kids of Masagana Neighborhood Association in Angat, Bulacan. A community garden set-up was also spearheaded by the ET Program for the youth of Damayan sa Floodway in Taytay, Rizal. Two planning workshops were also held separately in Quezon City and Cagayan de Oro City. A book review about community mapping in Asia is also featured in this issue of the YP ENewsletter. To download the enewsletter, please click the image to the left.