Nidah Macatoon

Published: August 21, 2023

In 2019, former fighters of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front were recruited as forest rangers to implement the government’s greening program in the Bangsamoro region.

In this video, fellow Nidah Macatoon featured the former rebels who laid down their arms and embraced a new mission: to protect and preserve the forests of Lanao del Sur.

Meet the Palaw rangers.