2016-2022 Philippine Cacao Industry Roadmap

This roadmap from the Department of Trade and Industry is one of the resource materials from National Cacao Summit held last September 26-27 at the Department of Agriculture. It hopes to establish a sustainable and competitive cacao industry, which is based on sustainability triumvirate namely: environmentally sound, economically viable and socially desirable development plans for cacao-growing communities. […]

Women Champions in Coffee

Coffee makes great conversation for sharing good news.  Coffee expert Chit Juan teamed up once again with the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) for another Kapihan with the theme, “Women in Coffee: Quality consciousness needs the meticulous eyes and hands of women in the coffee value chain”, featuring exceptional women in the coffee industry. Trish […]

Scaling Up Investments in Agricultural Social Enterprises

To bring many communities out of poverty, social enterprises and agriculture (must) go hand in hand. Because of their high potential as driver of inclusive growth, the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) saw the opportunities to grow enterprises in four crops – coconut, cacao, coffee, and cane sugar, as well as climate-smart practices, otherwise known […]

DRR and Management Guide for Microfinance Institutions

Peace and Equity Foundation provided funding support for the Disaster Risk Reduction and Mitigation Program for MFIs, to help mitigate the impact of disasters on both their institutions and their clients. This manual aims to provide direction for micro-finance institutions that have decided to design or integrate disaster risk reduction into their operations. It also highlighted relevant […]

A Study on Selected DRRM Organizations and CSO Coordination

This study collected relevant information about organizations, networks and coalitions, which led DRRM efforts to provide recommendations that would further strengthen DRRM coordination. This study also serves as a public online reference about organizations and/or networks leading DRRM. Click here to download.