Trainers' Training on Financial Literacy and Peer Counseling among NGOs, LGUs and other stakeholders in the Philippines
The first Training of Trainers on Financial Literacy & Peer Counseling was held from October 19 to 23, 2009 at the Splash Mountain Resort Hotel, Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines. The training was held in cooperation with IOM-MRF Manila, Department of Labor and Employment National Reintegration Center for OFWs (DOLE-NRCO) & Overseas Workers Welfare Administration( OWWA). It was participated in by 31 representatives from DOLE-NRCO; government staff from the Batangas and Cavite Provincial Capitol, City of Calamba and Municipality of Mabini and Cuenca in Batangas and Alaminos and Los Banos in Laguna; master teachers and principals from the Department of Education Laguna Division; and other partners of Atikha like Bangko Kabayan, Cavite Farmers and Feedmill multi-purpose Cooperative (CAFFMACO), Visayan Forum Foundation, Philippine Social Enterprise Network and Migrant’s Association from Cuenca.
- Remittances and financial sector development