DISOP Philippines

Training on Succession Development for Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) Held.
Twenty-two delegates came to attend the annual capability building activity of DISOP Philippines partners focusing on Succession Development for NGOs.  The training was an answer to the cited needs of the partners in a needs assessment conducted in 2013. 
DISOP Philippines hold the 16th Annual Conference of its Partners in the Province of Bohol.
Bohol, December 4, 2014.    Forty-three delegates representing 21 non-government organizations and a funding partner, Heifer Philippines gathered together to hold the 16th annual conference of DISOP partners in the Philippines.  The civil society organizations (CSOs) mostly came from
The Gift: a story of Cecil Alipoyo by Sarah Enanoria, PFI staff
With the never-ending social issues around the world today, poverty is still a major problem like an epidemic with few cures. In the Philippines, low wages would be the variable that leads to poverty and families with low wages
DISOP hosted DRRM-CCAM Training for its Partners in the Philippines
Legaspi City, Albay.  November 23-27, 2015.   DISOP Philippines continuously strengthen the capacity of its partner-NGOs in the implementation of their respective projects.  Just recently, a DRR-CCA training was conducted in Legazpi City, Albay which was an answer to the needs
Poverty is reduced by Knowledge and Access to Information, SPPI beneficiary Babylyn Cabacang
Excerpts from the 2015 Annual Report of Sentro ha Pagpauswag ha Panginabuhi, Inc. (SPPI) about the story of Babylyn Cabacang, member of BUDLIS PO in Barangay Sawang, Capul, Northern Samar “Ang naghudyat sa akin para sumali sa organisasyong BUDLIS noong 2006
A Leaf of Hope: The Gerry Tabugon Story
“I am Gerardo ‘Gerry” Tabugon, a resident of Barangay Bugho, Hinunangan, Southern Leyte. I am married to Ma. Fe Tabugon and we have two (2) female children. My source of living for the last 15 years was a bus
DISOP News & Updates

DISOP Annual Conference 2016

The annual conference of DISOP Philippines partners is scheduled on November 28, 2016 to December 3, 2016.  The dates are confirmed and adopted by Luntiaw Mindanaw, Inc. (LMI), the NGO partner of DISOP in Butuan City which will host the forthcoming affair.  Arrival date of the delegates shall be on November 28, 2016 then a field …

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Trainers-Training on Digital Storytelling

The training-workshop will be conducted in 2 batches- August 8-12, 2016 in Tacloban City and August 15-19, 2016 in Cebu City.  It is a trainers’ training activity that aims to teach participants to make digital stories or small movies.  They can choose their subject or topic to portray…can be a human interest story from the …

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DISOP Philippines concluded a preparatory workshop for DISOP Program 2017-2021

DISOP Philippines successfully conducted a 3-day workshop together with its partner NGOs last March 8-10, 2016.   Twenty-four delegates attended the activity which was facilitated by Mr. Dick Pajarillo and Mr. Willie Perasol.   The workshop was spearheaded by the Southeast Asia Coordinator, Ms. Kathleen Deckmyn, Southeast Asia Coordinator. The following were tackled during the workshop: Review and …

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Forty-five delegates from NGOs and other networks attended the 17th DISOP Conference cum Strategic Planning

The 2015 conference was successfully conducted and attended by 45 delegates coming from various civil society organizations, donors and networks.  It was held in Cebu City last July 28-30, 2015.  The activity consisted of two major parts…the first one was a one-day field visit to Argao, Cebu which was hosted by Mag-uugmad Foundation, Inc. (MFI).  The …

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Welcome to the new DISOP Philippines’ webpage portal!

To all partners of DISOP Philippines, friends, and development enthusiasts…welcome back!  We are encouraging and soliciting your contributions for articles in our webpage!  It is now mobile-friendly and has a direct link to our FB account.     Share on Facebook

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A Motorcycle Driver Turned Successful Vegetable Grower!

 

For NORBERTO “BERT” DILLO and wife Wilma, hard work is the key to a successful family enterprise! Bert of Barangay Tagharigue, Calubian Leyte is one of the first batches of farmers who were trained in season-long vegetable production, a technology introduced by the Calubian Livelihood Assistance for Development (CLAD). The couple has 3 children and …

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“Owning a Carabao is a Great Help For My Family.”

 

“I am Rogelio Dapar, 42 years old. I have three children and a native resident of Barangay Janlud, Batuan, Bohol. My education is meager so it is difficult for me to get a job that will afford comfortable living for my family. Thus the only opportunity for me for livelihood was to become a farm …

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Improved Income Through Livestock and Crop Integration

 

I am Jennifer Costillas, 24 years old, plain housewife from Brgy. Ilihan, Macrohon, Southern Leyte. I have a 2- year old son. My husband, Junny worked as a caretaker of the fighting cock from a rich family in our place before the project started. But when the farm owner transferred to Manila he also lost …

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Integrated Organic Farming Production Reduces Farm Inputs and Equally Results in good yield

 

“I am FORTUNATO RABI, 60 years old, married and with two children. I am a resident of Barangay Inaghuban, Pilar, Bohol. I was once an advocate of commercial fertilizer that is why I had a hard time shifting to organic farming production. Before the DISOP Project, I initially practiced semi organic farming in my rice …

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Wood Cutter Becomes Tree Guardian

 

Letecia “Nang Letty” Nepa, 54, used to cut off branches from trees in Sitio Dulhogan, barangay Buhisan, Cebu City. She sold the wood she gathered to those who used these as firewood or to make coal, and every day earned at least P100, which she spent mostly on food. Her means of livelihood did not …

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