Hundreds join Week of Peace parade PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 02 December 2017 16:59

Hundreds of residents and supporters joined the opening parade of this year’s Week of Peace in Zamboanga city.

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

Participants assembled this morning at the Jardin Maria Clara in Pasonanca and marched towards the Scout LImbaga camp where a program was held to officially open the activity.

This year’s activity marks the 30th anniversary of Week of Peace in Mindanao.

Father Angel Calvo, lead convenor, said that healing the community and dialogue between multi ethnic communities are necessary to fight violent extremism.