Social enterprises go green

The Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF), in partnership with Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board Region XI, organized a green productivity training last September 20 in Davao City to ensure environmental preservation while maintaining profitability of social enterprises. The training emphasized to 11 social enterprises from Mindanao the threats of climate change and how to […]

Cashing in on chips

The farmers’ cooperative in the North Cotabato province took a risk and a gamble by undertaking entrepreneurship with a conscience—and is now reaping its rewards. The Magpet Agro Industrial Cooperative (Magirco ) was organized in 1989 by Eufronio Zamoras and Jesus Kionisala. They put up the cooperative as a way of consolidating the local farmers’ […]