Financial Literacy and Addressing Barriers to Reintegration of Overseas Filipinos and Their Families

Date published

2010

Description

Atikha is a non-government organizations in the Philippines involved in addressing the social cost of migration and in tapping the development potential of migrants.    The partners of Atikha in the implementation of the financial literacy are Filipino Women’s Council in Italy,  Comitato Internationale Sviluppo per lo Popoli, NGO based in Italy and the Sorosoro Ibaba Development Cooperative,  the largest agri-based cooperative in the Philippines.

This financial literacy program of Atikha was made possible through the support of EC UN Joint Migration and Development Initiatives ( EC-UN JMDI), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), International Organization for Migration (IOM), Philippine Australia Community Assistance Program (PACAP)  Interchurch Cooperation (ICCO), DOLE-National Reintegration Center for OFWs (DOLE NRCO), Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) and other government  partners in the Philippines and abroad.

Related countries

Philippines

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Number of pages

4 pages