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Australian Government, The Asia Foundation Restock Tacloban School Libraries In partnership with PACAP, Books for Asia donated 8,702 books to 11 elementary schools in Tacloban City.
July 23, 2014
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Mindanao, in the southern Philippines, is home to the country's largest concentration of Muslims. The region suffers from poor infrastructure, poverty, and violence that has claimed more than 120,000 lives in the last four decades. The violence and rebellion derive from internal Christian migrations to the region, sectarian clashes, war against Muslim/Islam separatist insurgents, clan feuds, and unfulfilled hopes of peace and economic prosperity.