Bangsamoro Women’s Summit

womensummitboy1Little boy accompanies his mother at the Bangsamoro Women’s Summit in Cotabato City on Friday, March 7. The Summit’s theme is “Celebrating Women’s Commitment for a Better Bangsamoro for All.” The Bangsamoro women are presenting their eight-page, ten-point document “A Better Bangsamoro for all: Women’s constributions to the Bangsamoro Basic Law” to the Bangsamoro Transition Commission later in the afternoon. An IP Women’s Summit in neighboring Datu Odin Sinsuat town in Maguindanao also opens March 7 and ends on the 9th. MindaNews photo by Carolyn O. Arguillas