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Dumagats get livelihood assistance from BFAR

DIVILACAN, Isabela,June 14 (PIA) - - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in the Cagayan Valley Region recently turned-over at least 10-fiberglass boats and other fishing paraphernalia.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsJun 14th, 2018

Albay fisherfolks get BFAR livelihood assistance

Albay fisherfolks get BFAR livelihood assistance.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2016

DOLE Distributes Livelihood Assistance

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, June 13 (PIA6) —- As part of the commemoration of the country’s 120th Independence Day, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-6) distributed livelihood assistance amounting to PhP2-million to its beneficiaries in Negros Occidental. Some 53 bamboo craft makers from Barangay Buenavista, Murcia were given a bamboo craft livelihood project worth PhP1-million to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

DSWD distributes P19.8-M livelihood assistance to Boracay beneficiaries

AKLAN, Philippines – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) distributed livelihood assistance worth P19.8-million to 1,323 recipients affected by the temporary closure of Boracay Island. As of Wednesday, May 30, DSWD acting secretary Virginia Nazzarea Orogo said livelihood assistance was released to 429 recipients in Balabag, 115 in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 31st, 2018

DTI to provide assistance to MSMEs affected by Boracay closure

The Department of Trade and Industry is looking to boost its livelihood programs in Boracay to especially assist micro, small, and medium entrepreneurs (MSMEs) who were displaced of their livelihood following the islands closure last April. “We are on the lookout for more ways to assist our MSMEs and those affected by the closure,” Trade […] The post DTI to provide assistance to MSMEs affected by Boracay closure appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

DoLE urges informal sector workers to apply for livelihood aid

The Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) has encouraged qualified informal sector workers to avail of a livelihood aid through the Kabuhayan Program. The labor agency emphasized that they can grant informal sector workers assistance through “two categories: group and individual projects,” according to Atty. Ma. Karina P. Trayvilla, Director of Bureau of Workers with […] The post DoLE urges informal sector workers to apply for livelihood aid appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

Budget dep t releases P448M for Boracay workers

  MANILA, Philippines – Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno on Friday, April 27, said they have released P448 million to the labor department to fund assistance for over 17,000 formal sector workers affected by the closure of Boracay Island. The money will be used for "emergency employment, livelihood, and training programs for ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 27th, 2018

Livelihood, assistance offered to Boracay residents, workers

TWO days before the six-month Boracay Island closure, the fear of uncertainty has started to sink into residents and workers. Rodrigo, an e-trike driver, said that while he has been preparing his mind for the imminent closure, things are becoming different as the shutdown nears. “I worked in Saudi Arabia before. I’m a skilled worker. […] The post Livelihood, assistance offered to Boracay residents, workers appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

382 SLP Participants Receive the Livelihood Assistance

Some 382 participants of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) from Mandaue City, Cebu City, Lapu-Lapu City and the municipality of Ginatilan recently received their Seed Capital Funds amounting to Php 3,229, 650.00. In Mandaue City, at least Four (4) SLP Associations namely Tingub Women’s Federation with 63 program […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 3rd, 2018

1-K Plus Workers to Benefit DOLE’s 6.8-M Livelihood Assistance

A total of 1,197 workers in Cordova, Cebu are to benefit the PHP6.8 Million worth of livelihood assistance from the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-7), said OIC-Regional Director Cyril L. Ticao Wednesday. The Regional Head said that the livelihood grant would support and provide jigs, materials and equipment needed for the business undertakings of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 3rd, 2018

Gov t to give shelter, livelihood to Abu Sayyaf surrenderers

MANILA, Philippines – The government will provide assistance to Abu Sayyaf members who have returned to the fold of the law, Deputy Peace Adviser Nabil Tan said on  Tuesday, March 27. Tan said in a news briefing that President Rodrigo Duterte himself ordered the inclusion of Abu Sayyaf surrenderers in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 27th, 2018

Former NPA members form livelihood cooperatives

FORMER MEMBERS of the New People’s Army (NPA), the armed wing of the communist movement, from Compostela Valley have formed livelihood associations to secure assistance from the government. First Lieutenant Jhocell D. Asis, 71st Infantry Battalion civil military operations officer, said in a statement that about 200 ex-NPA rebels have organized three groups that are […] The post Former NPA members form livelihood cooperatives appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 19th, 2018

Decamped Mayon evacuees to get relief goods, livelihood aid

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines —The government will continue to extend assistance to residents within Mayon Volcano’s extended danger zone who were allowed to ret.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 9th, 2018

DSWD Releases Seed Capital Fund to SLP Participants

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) 7 through the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) has continued releasing livelihood assistance to different associations in Central Visayas. For the first two months of 2018, the DSWD 7 SLP has already released a total of                 Php 13,027,650.00 capital seed fund to these associations in 20 local government […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2018

DFA extends livelihood aid to OFWs from Kuwait

AROUND 260 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) were given over P5,000 each in livelihood assistance by Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano before they were to return to their home provinces. Cayetano met the repatriated OFWs at the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday to personally welcome them. The OFWs, who….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2018

DOLE allots P60M for emergency employment of Mayon evacuees

ALBAY, Philippines – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has alloted P60 million for emergency and livelihood assistance program for 10,000 families who have been evacuated due to Mayon volcano's continued eruption the past weeks.  Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said the fund will be distributed among those staying in evacuation camps ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2018

Convergence Initiatives for Marawi Target Food Security

In line with the government’s continuing effort to rehabilitate Marawi, Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) is closely working with government line agencies and international non-government organizations to provide livelihood assistance for the returning communities of the war-torn city. Recently, the Memorandum of Understanding among partner agencies was signed for convergence initiatives. This includes the creation […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2018

P26M sought for ‘ludong’ conservation in Cagayan

TUGUEGARAO CITY --- The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is seeking P26 million to fund a conservation program for "ludong," a rare fish that thrives in the headwaters of the Cagayan River and river systems in the Ilocos region.   Known as the country's most expensive fish, ludong is being sold for P6,000 a kilogram.   The program will require a resource and socioeconomic profile of the ludong environment and an assessment of the fishing technologies used by fishing communities, according to Dr. Evelyn Ame, BFAR national focal person on ludong.   This will enable the BFAR to improve livelihood opportunities for fishermen in areas where lud...Keep on reading: P26M sought for ‘ludong’ conservation in Cagayan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2018

Former rebels get livelihood aid

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 1 (PIA6) - - Three former rebels from Lambunao, Iloiloon Wednesdayeach received livelihood assistance worth P65,000 through the government's Comprehensive Local Integration Program (.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2018

Former rebels get livelihood aid

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 1 (PIA6) - - Three former rebels from Lambunao, Iloiloon Wednesdayeach received livelihood assistance worth P65,000 through the government's Comprehensive Local Integration Program (.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2018

Marawi residents get DTI assistance

People displaced by last year’s Marawi City siege received livelihood packages and zero-percent-interest microfinance loans worth P2.19 million from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to help them rebuild their lives and communities. At the recent DTI Negosyo Seminar Para sa Marawi in the city’s Barangay Sagonsongan, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez turned over the [...] The post Marawi residents get DTI assistance appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2018