Strength and success in numbers: Solopreneur rises to top with livelihood association

Being an effective leader takes a lot of effort. Although it can be a tough job or function, it can also be one of the most rewarding roles one can have. Vanessa Banguis, a 36-year old resident of Barangay Mabua in Surigao City, used to sell ready-to-wear (RTW) garments to support herself and her family’s continue reading : Strength and success in numbers: Solopreneur rises to top with livelihood association

More associations receive agroforestry livelihood projects from DSWD-SLP, DENR

Four (4) more people’s organizations (POs) in the provinces of Agusan del Sur and Surigao del Sur received agroforestry livelihood projects from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga through its Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) – Region XIII. Active Native Develop and continue reading : More associations receive agroforestry livelihood projects from DSWD-SLP, DENR

Bayabas Town: Champion on environmental preservation

As the world faces the COVID-19 pandemic, most communities are affected by it. As if the world stopped, community quarantines were imposed by different Local Government Units; people started to lose their jobs. Livelihood across the Philippines is greatly affected by the pandemic.   This problem is not foreign to the small town of Bayabas. continue reading : Bayabas Town: Champion on environmental preservation

Manobo MCCT beneficiary capitalize on opportunities with life-learned skills

Opportunities comes to those who persevere and take chances. Though there are instances where opportunities are scarce for those who do not necessarily have the connections – the resources, hard work and a special set of skills have come in handy to open doors for better, life changing opportunities. This is what Meramie C. Bernales, continue reading : Manobo MCCT beneficiary capitalize on opportunities with life-learned skills

DSWD Caraga launches new monitoring mechanism, ensuring efficient reporting

To strengthen the efficiency of the evaluation and monitoring mechanism of the Agency, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga introduced an Information System for that harmonizes the planning, monitoring, and evaluation of the program implementation and the agency’s services. The Harmonized Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation System (HPME++IS) Tool, a breakthrough continue reading : DSWD Caraga launches new monitoring mechanism, ensuring efficient reporting

“Patuloy ang Pangarap” – A teacher’s encouragement for dreamers

With the recent celebration of the World Teacher’s Day, the hard work and commitment of unsung heroes – the devoted teachers, are placed on the limelight. While teachers are honored every 5th day of October, most do not know the struggles and sacrifices teacher face beyond the four walls of the classrooms. Today, it is continue reading : “Patuloy ang Pangarap” – A teacher’s encouragement for dreamers