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Launching and Turnover of Community-Based Coffee Enterprise

Senator Ninoy Aquino, Sultan Kudarat – Community-based Coffee Enterprise: A Coffee Trading and Processing Social Enterprise The enterprise is a realization of TRICOM’s vision of going into  trading and value-adding activity after achieving a measure of stability in the production side. TRICOM has been actively intervening in the production activities of the Manobo Dulangan IPs […]

Sowing hopes amidst adversities

Juanita Mamo, Bouy (woman tribal leader) of the Manobo-Dulangan Tribal communities in Senator Ninoy Aquino Municipality, Sultan Kudarat underscored the blessings she gained from income of her coffee, traded for this year’s season. “Dako ang kita ko sa kape subong nga tuig, Gahandum pa guid ko nga may dungag pa sini sa umaabot nga tuig […]

Blending business success with peace

Datu Angkay Omot, 62 years old, coffee farmer and producer from Barangay Midtungok, Municipality of Senator Ninoy Aquino, Sultan Kudarat, recalls emphatically the events that took place way back in the 1960s when coffee is first introduced in their place. Datu Angkay, as his fellow villagers from the Manobo-Dulangan tribe call him, adopted and cultivated […]