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Don’t leave wastes in cemeteries – environmentalists

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 1 Nov) – Environmental group Interface Development Interventions (IDIS) appealed to people visiting their departed loved ones in cemeteries this All Saints Day and All Souls Day not to leave their wastes behind. IDIS executive director Chinkie P. Golle said urged visitors on Wednesday not to bring single-use plastics inside cemeteries […]

Palina

 Near the gate of the public cemetery in Panabo City on Oct. 31, 2016, children prepare the “palina”  for those leaving the cemetery. No fees are charged for this service but donations are welcome.  MindaNews photo by Carolyn O. Arguillas