PEF focuses on developing business solutions and investments for social enterprises that help rural households gain better incomes and move out of poverty.
In 2001, Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) was organized to administer a civil society fund for poverty reduction and community empowerment programs. Here are the 10 impactful stories representing the Foundation’s milestones during its first 10 years.
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Tuesday, 12 April 2016 15:50
PEF held its General Assembly last March 31, 2016 in Quezon City with this year's theme, SE Strategy: Taking stock of the first five years. Leaders and champions of national and local CSO coalitions, private and business sectors attended the annual event
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 15:17
BPI Foundation and PEF extend effort in scaling up and nurturing social enterprises.
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 14:59
PEF granted HDIC a term loan amounting to P2.64M to move forward and expand its services through mobile clinic.
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 14:22
In the face of a changing climate, Leyte communities recognized the need to be more resilient and disaster-prepared. Bouncing back after the immense destruction brought by typhoon Yolanda is indeed a gargantuan task. Read on to find out how these small communities rise above the seeming hopelessness and, one day at a time, journey through the road to recovery.
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 11:22
Disaster risk reduction management and climate change adaptation is an essential part of sustainable development. In the aftermath of typhoon Yolanda, small rural communities in Iloilo province have been helped by an innovative solar systems project, initiated and provided by kind-hearted organizations. Indeed, partnerships and collaboration play an important role. Like an answered prayer, these small off-grid communities were able to survive the struggle of literally living in the dark.
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A PROPOSED law seeking to create a trust fund that will manage coconut levy assets may be passed in September, Committee on Agriculture and Food Chairperson Senator Cynthia A. Villar said on Thursday.
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THE PRESIDENTIAL Adviser on Food Security expressed dismay over the Supreme Court’s Tuesday stay order against the plan to tally and privatize assets bought with a levy collected by President Ferdinand E. Marcos from coconut farmers, saying it prolonged the sector’s battle to benefit from the taxation.....
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FOR Negrenses, now is the time to buckle down and formulate strategies for the inclusive growth in the sustainable development of the Negros Island Region. An immediate agenda is to solve the poverty issue, says, Francis Gentoral, field director of the Local Government Support Program for Local Economic Development (LGSP-LED).....
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The Peace and Equity Foundation is an accredited non-profit, non-government organization by the Philippine Council for NGO Certification (PCNC).