Solar lamps impact communities in Iloilo province

Two years after typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in November 2013, the relief and recovery efforts of Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) has had significant impact in the communities that were given solar powered systems. PEF brought and provided much needed light and ventilation to birthing clinics and rural health units, community health centers in three municipalities […]

PEF Impact Academy

Over the course of 3 days, IIX and Shujog experts conducted an Impact Academy for the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF). The purpose of the workshop was to provide PEF with a greater understanding of their catalytic role in growing the Impact Investing space in the Philippines. IIX and Shujog discussed various tools, methodologies and […]

Roadmap to boost Islamic Financing

RECOGNIZING the huge economic opportunities of Islamic financing, the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) in partnership with Al Qalam Institute, Cordaid and World Bank (WB) Philippines, is gearing up for drafting of the 21-year roadmap to attain compliance to Sharia’h-based financing industry. Islamic Financing is touted as a growing “$2 trillion” global industry. The roadmap […]

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 […]

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