Writer, Editor, and Consultant in Manila, Philippines
Regina Abuyuan is a Manila-based writer, development communications consultant, multi-award-winning editor, and educator.
She is a seasoned magazine and book editor, having helmed as chief editor five glossies and three best-selling books, including the award-winning book "Agam: Filipino Narratives on Uncertainty and Climate Change" (Best Anthology in the English Language, and Finalist in Design - 34th (2015) National Book Awards, Philippines; and Awardee for Literature in English and Special award for Design - 2016 Gintong Aklat (Golden Book) Awards, Philippines).
She also headed the editorial team that won a Gold Anvil for Publications for "Bayuhay: The Story of Millennium Challenge Account-Philippines" in the 52nd Anvil Awards (2017).
Her communications, editorial, and writing inclinations are wide, covering human interest, business, climate, maritime, parenting, fiction, and copyediting for advertising agencies. She also edits technical papers for international groups such as ASSIST Asia and Oxfam GB.
She is also an advocate of non-traditional learning and is managing director of Blended Learning Center-Manila, an educational organization that provides homeschooling support and enrichment programs for progressively-schooled children and the gifted and talented.
She is currently chief of Seafarer Asia Magazine, and continues to write prolifically on a wide range of subjects for different publications.
She also co-runs a pub, Fred's Revolucion, a highly popular dive located in the bohemian enclave of Cubao Expo, and historic Escolta, Manila.