Programme Title

Mindanao Tripeople Programme on Food Sovereignty and Peacebuilding

Period Covered

2017 – 2021

Areas Covered

54 barangays

7 Provinces: Lanao del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur, Maguindanao, North Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Bukidnon, Agusan del Norte

Programme Objective

Through the promotion of food sovereignty, Mindanao’s farming and fishing communities strengthen the development of resilient and sustainable rural living conditions

Specific Development Results

  1. Farmers and fishing households have improved their food availability (subsistence) and their income through continued practice of Agro-ecology.
  2. Farmers and fishing households have improved their practices in natural resource management and risk management with respect to natural disasters and climate change adaptation.
  3. Community—based organizations are able to establish sustainable social and solidarity-based enterprises.
  4. The rural movement (KILOS KA) has consolidated its efforts to advocate for the rural population by organizing campaigns and engaging policy makers.
  5. Women and men have a shared distribution of roles and responsibilities within the households, organizations, and communities.

Major Activities/ Strategies

  • Agro-ecological production support
  • Community-Managed Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR Planning, Agro-forestry, Mangrove Forests development and protection, Marine protected areas establishment and protection)
  • Trainings (Agro-ecology, DRR, Social Enterprise, etc)
  • Technical Support (coaching, assistance, capacity building)
  • Advocacy and Campaigns (Land Tenure Improvement, Environment, Food Sovereignty)

Partner Organizations

  • Demokratikong Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas Lanao (DKMP-Lanao)
  • Convergence of NGOs/POs in Zamboanga del Sur for Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (CONZARRD)
  • Lanao Aquatic and Marine Fisheries Center for Community Development (LAFCCOD)
  • Mindanao Tri-people Women Resource Center (MTWRC)
  • Kilusang Maralita sa Kanayunan (KILOS KA)
  • Sumpay Mindanao, Inc. (Sumpay)

Supported by

  • Entraide et Fraternite, Belgium
  • The Belgian Development Cooperation

 

PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS 

DKMP - Lanao

CONZARRD, Inc.

LAFCCOD, Inc.

MTWRC, Inc.

KILOS KA

SUMPAY MINDANAO, Inc.

 

SUPPORTED BY

Entraide et Fraternite, Belgium

The Belgian Development Cooperation