Marawi is for Maranao, as for Maranao is for Marawi

Only Together We Can - Arise Marawi!

Who We Are

Lombay Ka Marawi – is a Maranao term which means “arise Marawi”.  A people’s organization of internally displaced people (IDPs) affected by the Marawi siege.  It is purposely created to be the voice that will echo the sentiments and aspiration of the IDPs to participate in the rehabilitation of Marawi.

The Maranao people (Maranao: [‘mәranaw];  Maranaw), also spelled MeranaoMaranaw, and Mëranaw, is the term used to refer to the indigenous  “people of the lake”, a predominantly-Muslim inhabitants who live around Lake Lanao in  province of Lanao del Sur in the island of Mindanao, Philippines.

News / Stories

COVID-19 humanitarian response for IDPs

A COVID-19 humanitarian response mission for the internally displaced people (IDPs) affected by the Marawi siege was conducted by the officers of Lombay Ka Marawi (arise Marawi) and IMCC Center For Extension and Social Development Services, Inc. (ICESDev.) on December 2, 2020 in Marawi City.  A similar mission was also

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Projects / Activities

The IDP Initiative

The IDP initiative: Towards inclusive, democratic and productive settlements in Marawi and Iligan The IDP initiative is a partnership project of Lombay Ka Marawi (LKM), an organization of internally displaced people from the Marawi siege, with NGOs that support LKM’s objectives. The project has three main components: Promoting the participation

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Partners