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Saemaul leaders assist in ‘Bayanihan’ project in Lemery

Create: 09/07/2017 - 14:08

ILOILO – Twelve officials of Saemaul male leader’s association in different provinces and cities in South Korea arrived here on Tuesday to visit and assist the residents of Poblacion South East Zone in Lemery town in their Saemaul-inspired community project dubbed as “Bagong Bayanihan ng Barangay.”

In partnership with Northern Iloilo Polytechnic State College and Philippine Saemaul Undong Center, the project is a recycling center that aims to manage the solid waste from four sitios (sub-villages) and to address the improper waste disposal in every household.

Philippine Saemaul Undong Foundation Anniversary

Create: 01/11/2016 - 15:56
Philippine Saemaul Undong Foundation Anniversary

Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. (left) congratulates the Philippine Saemaul Undong on their second Foundation Anniversary during a simple program at Casa Real on Monday, January 11, 2016. Defensor is a staunch supporter of the Saemaul Undong movement which propelled the growth and development of South Korea in the 70's. Saemaul Undong, which means New Village Movement, has several community projects in the province of Iloilo.