Young children and adults are dying due to lack of food and water. More than 120 children have died in the last three months.
EFI is a group of lay people whose apostolate centres on edifying Catholics through education. It has already set up a number of libraries in depressed communities in Metro Manila.
Through drama activities and practical exercises, participants learnt how to use gestures, body postures, facial expressions and eye contact to convey Gospel messages.
The government of the Union of Burma had ordered the cessation of all activities of the Dutch section of MSF in the country, despite them being providing medical care to tens of thousands of patients.
The whole project is estimated to cost US$8 million dollars.
Opus Dei Father Joe Lopez, who is one of the community members, recently spoke to Catholic News about the activities of the community in Singapore and their interactions with the local Church.
The delegates challenged themselves to become aware of the fragility of Mission areas.
The Las Piñas Bamboo Organ in St. Joseph Parish Church in Las Piñas City is a 19th-century church organ with unique organ pipes made almost entirely of bamboo.