PEF and partners prepare for future disasters

In celebration of the International Day for Disaster Reduction, The countries of the Asia-Pacific region are facing urgent climate variability pressures that are threatening the cornerstones of development – economic growth and poverty reduction. The Philippines is at the top-most worldwide ranking in terms of hazard exposure brought about by climate change variability as well […]

Southeast Asia Mobile Apps Challenge (SEAMAC) winners announced; PEF launches mobile app

  The Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) recently launched its Mobile App to support the growth of business solutions using mobile applications that will benefit the industries of health, social enterprise, disaster management and development finance among others. Coinciding with the PEF mobile app launch was the awarding of the top ten winners of the […]

The “Poor Man’s” Sugar

FOR THE last eight years, Jessie Natan, 51, has been producing muscovado sugar in his farmyard in Laua-an town, Antique, the poorest province in western Visayas. Muscovado—the name could be from the Portuguese açúcar mascavar—is dark brown and slightly coarse. It used to be called the “poor man’s” sugar. Produced directly from sugarcane juice, it’s […]


Building a Culture of Resilience, Strengthening Disaster Preparedness

October 13-15, 2015 | Pasig City As the world observes the 13th of October as the International Day for Disaster Reduction (DRR) to promote a global culture of disaster reduction, the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF), together with the Association of Foundations (AF), conducted a three-day learning event on “Building a Culture of Resilience, Strengthening […]


Islamic Financing in the Philippines: A Step Towards the First Seven years

November 25-27, 2015 | Davao City Unfazed by the seeming slow pace that the final signing of the Peace pact in the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) that civil societies are pushing for, the Peace and Equity Foundation took a step higher in a Shariah Conference dubbed as Islamic Financing in the Philippines: A Step Towards […]

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