Senile coconut trees are still economically sound even beyond their fruit-bearing years. It only takes ingenuity to make them useful. Locals in the Asia-Pacific region turn these waste into items that generate extra income for them.
Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) have started rebuilding their lives. With the help of concerned groups, they sew functional bags for livelihood. It may have been the worst blow that happened to their lives. But once again, Filipinos show the world how resilient they are! Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda that hit Eastern Visayas [...]
When you buy a Compassion bag, you give a multi-functional school bag to a typhoon child survivor. Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), which hit the Eastern Visayas part of the Philippines, are determined to get back on their feet again. With the assistance of compatriots and leading bag makers in the country, they start [...]
Coconut wood is seen as a viable source of building material and other applications. Its properties are comparable to hardwood.
Soy sauce is one of the most important condiments that Filipinos cannot live without. It's the primary ingredient to the ever popular adobo dish. And I bet you even have a favorite commercial brand that you can readily get from the supermarket or the nearest sari-sari store. But, how about trying to make your [...]