Indigenous peoples of Tagasilay open rice retailing business thru DOLE Kabuhayan

ZAMBOANGA CITY, January 26, 2021 — Rice shortage has been a long standing issue in the town of Tagasilay, Zamboanga City. Most farmers, also indigenous peoples, are more inclined to plant corn, cassava, copra and banana compared to rice due to soil suitability.  The Tagasilay Indigenous People Organization (TIPO), a group composed of members from continue reading : Indigenous peoples of Tagasilay open rice retailing business thru DOLE Kabuhayan


Food Vendors in Sinunuc Boulevard receive livelihood assistance from DOLE 9

ZAMBOANGA CITY, January 20, 2021 — Barangay Sinunuc Boulevard will experience more economic activity in the coming days as food vendors were given livelihood assistance through the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 9’s Integrated Livelihood Program (DILP).  DOLE 9 Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe said that 15 food vendors will be provided with continue reading : Food Vendors in Sinunuc Boulevard receive livelihood assistance from DOLE 9


46 Yakan Weavers – TUPAD DOT Beneficiaries receive payout

ZAMBOANGA CITY, January 20, 2021 — Some 46 Yakan weavers who are beneficiaries of the Tulong Panghanapbuhay para sa Ating Displaced/Disadvantaged Workers (TUPAD) Program received their salary from the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 9 on January 14, 2021 at Yakan Village, Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City. Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe said that continue reading : 46 Yakan Weavers – TUPAD DOT Beneficiaries receive payout


Kasambahays in Zampen Region celebrate Araw ng Kasambahay 2021

ZAMBOANGA — With the passage of Republic Act 10361 or the Batas Kasambahay, the 18th of January is declared as “Araw ng mga Kasambahay” to give recognition to the contributions of domestic workers to society.Domestic workers or Kasambahays in Zamboanga Peninsula Region participated in the celebration of Araw ng Kasambahay spearheaded by the Department of continue reading : Kasambahays in Zampen Region celebrate Araw ng Kasambahay 2021




Vitali food vendors receive fund support for Nego Kart project from DOLE 9

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Food vendors in Barangay Vitali, Zamboanga City will receive food carts following the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Region 9’s turn-over of check to the Vitali Barangay Council on January 12, 2021. Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe said that the assistance is under DOLE’s Integrated Livelihood Program particularly the Negosyo continue reading : Vitali food vendors receive fund support for Nego Kart project from DOLE 9