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 provisio) . . . Read More
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Youth Entrepreneurship Training Fun-filled learning and discussions were delivered by bizFTC mentors to Out of School Youth beneficiaries of Save the Children from urban areas like Pasig, Pasay, Taguig, Cavite, Bulacan and Lagu) . . . Read More
LRED at Jordan, Guimaras The BizFTC Facilitators provided facilitating services on the conduct of resource generation, REA and local and regional economic development (LRED) planning. A documenter joined the team during ) . . . Read More
Fishery Value Chain Workshop 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 method) . . . Read More
RuMEPP Sorsogon Product Development

As rich as the resources that abound the landscape of Sorsogon Province, enterprises here have a potential to capture the hearts of markets across the Philippines. With product development existing handicrafts  were able to transform themselves from simple baskets to upstaged hampers, multi-purpose baskets and classy handbags; with skills development on food preparation and packaging pili products and sweetened root-crop delicacies got their new taste, aroma and market look.