The Philippines

Creating Spaces for Peace: An Online Home for Indigenous Narratives in Mindanao, Philippines

Appreciating the beauty of his culture at an early age, Rodel Sugan has also felt the double-edged sword of his indigenous heritage, and his deep understanding of discrimination now informs his work to counter hate speech and violence online.

Bad Eggs: Beating Misconceptions and Disinformation in Cotabato, Philippines

As one of the hosts of Kapit Bisig, an online series designed to combat disinformation about the pandemic, former youth worker Jow Salik is helping steer communities in Mindanao towards the truth

Maratabat: A Double-Edged Sword

The Maranao believe that the mental construct of maratabat, or family honor, has been misunderstood.