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GKI welcomes 10th batch of volunteer members

GKI welcomes 10th batch of volunteer members

Grupo Kalinangan (GKI) welcomed 26 new volunteer members who completed the Cultural Mapping Facilitator Training and Certification Program in February and March 2020. The training involved a series of lectures on identifying and documenting different types of heritage...

GKI completes two phases of Zambales cultural mapping project

GKI completes two phases of Zambales cultural mapping project

Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI) has completed the first two phases of a province-wide cultural mapping project in Zambales in 2019. The Provincial Government of Zambales partnered with GKI to implement the project using the Mobile Heritage Online (MoHOn) Cultural Mapping...

GKI forges partnership with GCash

GKI forges partnership with GCash

The Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI) launched the Philippine Heritage Conservation Fund in partnership with GCash for Good during its third Pamana Talks on 12 October 2019. This partnership makes it easier for donors and advocates to give donations through cashless...

GKI highlights community in 3rd Pamana Talks

GKI highlights community in 3rd Pamana Talks

The Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI) conducted its third Pamana Talks on 12 October 2019 at Clock-In Ayala North Exchange in Makati City, focusing on the connection between community and heritage conservation. The forum, delving on the collaborative and participatory...

Pamana Talks connect history, heritage

Pamana Talks connect history, heritage

The Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI) highlighted the connection between history and heritage in its second Pamana Talks on 10 August 2019 at Clock-In @ The 30th, Ortigas Center, Pasig City. The forum, which coincided with the celebration of National History Month,...

GKI conducts annual Mapathon

GKI conducts annual Mapathon

Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI) volunteers worked together to upload and update resources in the Philippine Heritage Map during the organization’s Annual Mapathon on 27 July 2019 at 933 MNL Creatives, Sampaloc, Manila. The Philippine Heritage Map (PHM) is an online...

GKI renews ties with NHCP Local Historical Committees Network

GKI renews ties with NHCP Local Historical Committees Network

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) has officially renewed the Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI)’s affiliation to its Local Historical Committees Network (LHCN) for another three years. The LHCN is a segment of NHCP that monitors, coordinates,...

GKI recognized in Globe Future Makers 2019

GKI recognized in Globe Future Makers 2019

The Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI) emerged as one of the finalists of this year’s Globe Future Makers (GFM) Program, a program of Globe Telecom which aims to help build support ecosystem for local social innovators who use technology to solve the country’s most...

Zsa Zsa Zaturnnah creator leads Guhit Pamana workshop

Zsa Zsa Zaturnnah creator leads Guhit Pamana workshop

Comic book artist Carlo Vergara led the second edition of the Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI)’s Guhit Pamana, a sketching and drawing workshop for artists, hobbyists, and heritage advocates. The workshop was held on 1 June 2019 at the MiraNila Heritage House and Library...

GKI launches Pamana Talks

GKI launches Pamana Talks

The Grupo Kalinangan, Inc. (GKI) launched the lecture series Pamana Talks with a session on Recording Our Heritage on 18 May 2019 at Clock-In Vertis North, Quezon City. The first edition of the four-part series featured presentations by three architects focusing on...

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