Initiatives for International Dialogue (IID). IID is an advocacy and solidarity organization promoting south-south solidarity and people-to-people internationalism. its main interventions include conflict prevention and peacebuilding, democratization and right to self-determination in Mindanao, Burma, Timor-Leste, South Thailand, Aceh and West Papua.

Contact Person: Ruby Rose Lora
Program Manager, Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding
27 Galaxy Street, GSIS Heights
Matina, Davao City
Phone: (63-82) 2992574-75
Fax: (63-82) 2992052
E-mail: ruby [at]

Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Mindanao. CRS is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. It works on emergency relief, HIV/AIDS, agriculture, education, microfinance and peace building in several countries worldwide.

Contact Person: Dolly Corro
4th Floor Philam Life Building
J.P. Rizal St., 8000 Davao City, Philippines
Tel. #  +63 (82) 221-1761; 222-4979; 224-2480 local 112
E-mail: dcorro [at]

Sentro ng Alternatibong Lingap Panligal (SALIGAN) Mindanaw. SALIGAN is a legal resource non-governmental organization doing developmental legal work with women, workers, farmers and fishers, the urban poor, and local communities.  Founded in 1987, SALIGAN is among the oldest and biggest members of the Alternative Law Groups, Inc. (ALG), a coalition of 20 law groups in the Philippines engaged in the practice of alternative or developmental law. It has more than 100 partner-organizations all over the country, from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.

Contact Person:Atty. Raissa Jajurie
SALIGAN Mindanaw, Coordinator
Door 1, 422 Champaca Street
Juna Subdivision, Matina, Davao City
Tel: (082) 298-4161

Technical Assistance Center for the Development of the Rural and Urban Poor (TACDRUP). TACDRUP was and remains one of the pioneering social development non-government organizations in the Southern Philippines committed to pursuing structural change and facilitating the laying down of a mechanism for people’s active participation in sustainable development and responsible governance.

Atis St. Juna Subd., Matina, Davao City
Phone: (63-82) 297-2215; 297-6468
Fax: (63-82) 297-8245
E-mail: mlblntt [at]