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Luzon Newsbit: SLIPPER-MAKING

manila bulletin blue logoNaga City, Camarines Sur — The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) office in Sorsogon has concluded a three-day skills training on slipper making using “abaca” (Manila hemp). A total of 35 women and members of the Inlagadian Livelihood Association of Women (ILAW) in Casiguran town were taught the skill.

The project was conducted in partnership with the Philippine Fiber Industry Development Authority (PhilFIDA) who sent Ms. Lolite Vibar to teach the making of abaca braids and sawali, which are the basic parts of abaca slippers. (Sarah C. Imperial)

Source: http://www.mb.com.ph/luzon-newsbits-for-october-3-2015/#tDpST1C2wXfApIbM.99

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