Grand parade for Week of Peace today Print
Friday, 01 December 2017 14:24

The grand parade opening the annual “Week of Peace” will be held today in Zamboanga City.

The theme for this year’s Week of Peace is “Sustaining the Journey for Peace.”

Participants are advised to assemble at the Jardin Maria Clara in Pasonanca starting at 6:30 am for the parade to Scout Limbaga Camp.

A program will be held to open the festivities.

Father Angel Calvo, CMF, Peace Advocates Zamboanga (PAZ) President, said that the observance this year marks the 20th anniversary of the Mindanao Week of Peace.

Other activities lined up for the week-long festivities include a “Festival de Cine Paz Mindanao Screening from December 1 to 2; PAZ na maga Barangay y maga Escuela (Peace Festival;) Historical and Solidarity Journey and Open House Solidarity Journey on December 2; Peace Weavers Awards Night on December 3; the Mindanao Peace Weavers Assembly on December 4 and the Peace Festival Indigenous People’s Cultural Night on December 6. (LAJ)