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'Maaaring magtagal na naman ang aming paghihintay at pakikibaka bago makamit ng mga mahihirap at maliliit na magniniyog ang bunga ng coco levy,' says a national coalition of coconut farmers' movements
'He's been doing it all along for other bills like the death penalty, lowering of age [of criminal responsibility], why not do this for his campaign promise, coco levy?'
Coconut farmers want President Rodrigo Duterte to use his 2nd State of the Nation Address to fulfill his campaign promise to them
During the campaign President Duterte vowed to return the coconut levy fund to poor farmers within his first 100 days Congressmen are getting in the way
PART 2: More than the long arduous fights in court for the coconut levy funds the main battleground is in Malacañang and Congress where politics comes into play
Grace Poe and Chiz Escudero blame the Liberal Party for the non disbursement of the funds to farmers The LP asks: What did you do as senators?
Coco coir is given a new lease on life as the village cooperative finds a way to make productive use of waste
An investors summit is held to attract more investments to the industry and help lift coconut farmers from poverty
Acquired from a cash trapped exporter in 2006 Pilipinas Ecofiber Corporation strives to prove that it can reap profit while at the same time be fair with its partner cooperatives
The social enterprises awarded grants in the I Am A ChangeMaker ideation camp range from tech solutions to eco tourism hubs