The People’s Organization of Upper Balongkot Small Farmers And Farm Workers Association, Inc. (PO UBSFAFWA)’s tablea is in demand and continues to rise in sales despite COVID-19 Pandemic. Tablea Managok’s Best is made of 100% pure cacao with a zero glycemic index. It is processed in Barangay Managok, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon and is distributed to supermarkets in Northern Mindanao and other provinces in the Philippines. During community quarantine between the months of March to August 2020, the organization made use of social media and other forms of telecommunication to continue selling their goods to customers.
Remaining NRM Subprojects of Wahig-Inabanga, Completed and Turned-over: Embracing Sustainability Challenge
The remaining 73 Natural Resource Management (NRM) subprojects of CY 2017 and 2018 under the Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management Project (INREMP) have already been completed and were turned-over this October 2021. Total of 44 People’s Organizations (POs) were awarded with their Certificates of Completion (COCs).
On July 21, 2021 at the Nam Nam Eatery, Kubo Inn, Poblacion Dagohoy, Bohol, a turn-over ceremony for the Natural Resources Management (NRM) subprojects of the People’s Organizations (POs) for the Wahig-Inabanga River Basin (WIRB) under the Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management Project (INREMP) was conducted. About 11 of the partner POs from Danao and Wahig-Paacsalan watersheds of the WIRB were able to attend and participate the said ceremony.