The Youth LEAD Corner
Maan Encinares of Nego Saka Hub Legaspi The mid-20s Ma. Antonette Encinares is a youth social entrepreneur of Legazpi City. She engages in various productive engagements with local entrepreneurs like herself. From running her uncle&rsq) . . . Read More
Agri-Business Caravan [ABC] Project at Northern Iloilo ABC Project is an early recovery strategy after typhoon Haiyan aiming to contribute in addressing food security issue and livelihood urgency in underserved communities in Carles, Estancia, Balasan, Concepcion, and Ajuy, Iloil) . . . Read More
Agri-Business Communities Development (ABCD) Project at Northern Iloilo The ABCD project is a continuity of ABC project covering not only youth but also farming families (women and men) and adding four additional focus products aside from vegetables, namely: 1) seaweed, 2) native chicken, 3) herb) . . . Read More
Business Ideas Binder The project was about preparation of user-friendly manual on business ideas that can be considered by marginal communities in the Philippines and abroad for their livelihood and enterprise projects. The Business Ideas Binde) . . . Read More
Coaching for Sustainable Livelihood at GK Nakar, Quezon Coaching for Sustainable Livelihood is a follow through project funded by Smart Communication, Inc. under the Public Affairs Office aimed at sustaining the initial livelihood efforts on sculpture making from driftwood provide) . . . Read More
CSO Strengthening and Entrepreneurial Capability Building with SMEs at Anini-y, Antique The project was part of the Bottom-up Budgeting (BUB) program and identified by CSOs as their need. It was considered by CSOs as their sustainability measures which would enhance their role as one of the key drivers of econom) . . . Read More
Domestic Potentials of Cebu-made Furniture and Furnishings: A market sensing study In 2012, GIZ tapped BizFTC to conduct a market sensing study. It was conducted with producers of furniture and furnishings in Cebu to identify opportunities and threats for furniture and furnishings in the domestic market. ) . . . Read More
Evaluation Missions a.Mission for the External Evaluation of PAKISAMA and project “Building Agri-Based Social Enterprises in the Philippines” and PASAKA and project “Developing Sustainable Agro-enterprise and Marketing for th) . . . Read More
Organizational Strengthening Program [OSP] at GK Sooc, Iloilo The OSP was a capacity building initiative focusing on developing livelihood to sustain the gains of securing houses for homeless families in Iloilo. The Smart Communications funded the project in partnership with Philippine ) . . . Read More
Resource Generation and LRED Planning at Jordan, Guimaras The project was on facilitating LGU Jordan’s resource generation and local and regional economic development (LRED) planning. There was a complementary benchmarking on economic development in other municipalities (field) . . . Read More
Rural Micro Enterprise Promotion Programme (RuMEPP) at Region V RuMEPP was a programme funded by IFAD with the Department of Trade and Industry as implementing agency in 2011 to 2013. The programme aimed to support rural micro enterprises through the provision of business development serv) . . . Read More
Strategic Action Planning and Value Chain Study of Fisheries VC at Cambodia The project was a series of participatory workshops, consultations, research and formulation of Fisheries Strategic Action Plan for Cambodia that included inception workshop and finalizing methodology and approach, desk-based) . . . Read More
Technical and Financial Study on Engineered Bamboo at the Province of Capiz In 2010, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur InternationaleZusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmBH in partnership with the Department of Trade & Industry [DTI], the Department of Agriculture [DA] and farmers cooperatives and organizations, S) . . . Read More
Tourism Development Master Planning at Basey, Samar Tourism Development Master Planning was a series of activities to formulate Tourism Development Master Plan for Basey, Samar. It included stakeholders consultation and analysis, orientation on LRED Approach to key stakehold) . . . Read More
Training on Entrepreneurship and Simple Business Planning The project is about enhancing entrepreneurial competencies of members of communities assisted by PBSP and its partner. Read More
Training on Entrepreneurship, Assertiveness, Self-confidence and Economics (TEASE) In 2009 to 2011, ChildatVenture, a Dutch NGO who advocated the development of the Philippine youth sector partnered with several NGOs in the Philippines to pilot-test a project called TEASE or Training on Entrepreneurship, As) . . . Read More
Value Chain Analyses and Business Assessments The project is the exit strategy of TAF-PACAP in partnership with PBSP in assisted earthquake and typhoon-Haiyan affected communities in the four provinces of Eastern Samar, Samar, Leyte and Bohol in 2015. The VC analyses) . . . Read More