Project HOPE’s Chilicious Products sold at Kadiwa & Cosechas Fair

  ZAMBOANGA CITY – Beneficiaries of the DOLE-assisted Project HOPE (Helping Others Prosper Economically) Agricultural Cooperative (PHAC) showcased various “Chilicious” Chili products at the Kadiwa on Wheels Mobile Market and Cosechas de Zamboanga from September 4 to October 23, 2020. Both activities were joint initiatives of the Department of Agriculture (DA), Department of Trade and continue reading : Project HOPE’s Chilicious Products sold at Kadiwa & Cosechas Fair


DOLE 9 leads Project HOPE Common Service Facility Inauguration

  ZAMBOANGA CITY – Project HOPE Agricultural Cooperative (PHAC) member-beneficiaries can now manufacture and process more super hots chili products as the new Common Service Facility (CSF) was formally inaugurated yesterday morning at the Demo Farm in Zamboanga Ecozone and Freeport Authority, Talisayan, Zamboanga City. Regional Directors Atty. Roy L. Buenafe of Department of Labor continue reading : DOLE 9 leads Project HOPE Common Service Facility Inauguration



Parents of child laborers in Isabela City Basilan receive DOLE Kabuhayan Starter Kits  

  ZAMBOANGA CITY — Amidst the COVID19 Pandemic, the Department of Labor and Employment IX (DOLE 9) in partnership with the Nagdilaab Foundation, Inc. (NFI), an accredited co-partner (ACP), turned-over Kabuhayan Start Kit to thirty-two (32) individuals who are parents of child laborers in Isabela City on September 18, 2020 at the Isabela City Gymnasium, continue reading : Parents of child laborers in Isabela City Basilan receive DOLE Kabuhayan Starter Kits  


DOLE 9 assists displaced teachers, utility workers with emergency employment

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Some 91 displaced workers of Zion Evangelical School and Zamboanga Ministry Fellowship received good news as the Department of Labor and Employment IX (DOLE 9) gives them emergency employment thru the Tulong Panghanapbuhay Sa Ating Displaced/Disadvantaged Workers (TUPAD) Program. Facilitated by the DOLE Zamboanga City Field Office, the beneficiaries were called to continue reading : DOLE 9 assists displaced teachers, utility workers with emergency employment


Parents of rescued child laborers receive DOLE Kabuhayan Starter Kits

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment IX (DOLE 9) thru its Zamboanga City Field Office (ZCFO) released Kabuhayan Starter Kits worth Php 546,156.00 to 31 parents of rescued child laborers from Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City on September 22, 2020. DOLE 9 Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe personally handed the starter kits, continue reading : Parents of rescued child laborers receive DOLE Kabuhayan Starter Kits




Zamboanga City Sea Gypsies hope at sea restored by DOLE’s livelihood assistance

The Badjao / Bajau tribe is an indigenous population whose culture and livelihood are tied to the sea. Also widely known as the “Sea Gypsies” of the Sulu and Celebes Seas, the Badjao are scattered along the coastal areas of Tawi Tawi, Sulu, Basilan, and some coastal areas of Zamboanga City. Some are found living on continue reading : Zamboanga City Sea Gypsies hope at sea restored by DOLE’s livelihood assistance