The Isaias Sta. Rosa Alternative Farmers’ School (ISRAFS) in Legazpi, Albay is the first of its kind in the Bicol Region. It aims to develop farmer technicians based on their actual economic, socio-political and environmental conditions. They are expected to spearhead in increasing the agricultural production of farmers’ organizations and in managing cooperatives. It uses … Continue reading A School like No other in the Bicol Region: Isaias Sta. Rosa Alternative Farmers’ School
“IBON stressed that poverty, which underlies the armed conflict, has been worsened by the neoliberal economic framework that has kept the Philippine economy backward and enriched only a few.”
These numbers represent the lives of Filipinos who work day in and day out to make ends meet.