Project ‘Connect, Create, Conserve’


Location- Bukidnon Community, Negros, Philippines
 

QUOTES FROM THE COMMUNITY ABOUT PROJECT CCC:

“I CAN FEEL THE HAPPINESS WHENEVER I AM WITH THE CCC GROUP.”
“WE HAVE IMPROVED IN DIFFERENT ASPECTS OF OUR LIVES ”   
“I GAINED KNOWLEDGE, AND SOMEHOW OUR CONDITION HAS IMPROVED. I APPLY THE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS I HAVE ACQUIRED IN DEALING WITH MY FAMILY AND NEIGHBOURS.”

Click HERE to view the Connect, Create, Conserve video!

Successful launch of workshop demonstration!

 

Nomadic Hands’ intern Laura speaks about marketing and social responsibility. Caryl Anne from Bantay Bata 163 translates from English to Illongo for the community

Connecting – organisations, communities, and social enterprises.


Creating – livelihoods for families as a way of  preventing child labor.


Conserving – cultural & social structures, & the  natural environment


Main Project Objective – To empower Philippine communities to reduce the worst forms of child labor, in a self-sustaining manner.

Pilot project

The development and implementation of creative social entrepreneurial workshops, within the Bukidnon indigenous community, in collaboration with local organisations, government, schools, businesses, musicians and artists.

Location- Bukidnon Community, Negros, Philippines

Partners:

Bantay Bata 163 Bacolod

National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP)
The Department of Education, Division of Silay City
Local Government, Division of Silay City
Tumandok Crafts

Project Timeline
September 2010 – Consultations began between Nomadic Hands and Anti Child Labor organisations throughout the Philippines.
Bantay Bata 163, Bacolod and Nomadic Hands initiated a partnership. The development of creative social entrepreneurial workshops commenced with the help of Dr. Divina Edralin from De La Salle University, Manila.

November 2011– Consultations within the Bukidnon indigenous community took place. A need for environmental protection, cultural rejuvenation and economic development was identified.


January 2012– Practical demonstrations of creative social entrepreneurial workshops were held were held for Bantay Bata and the Bukidnon community, in Sitio Sibato.


February 2012– A community building workshop and cultural performance took place within the community, in relation to relevant social business education.


Video and photos from the community building and cultural performance day

February 2012:

 

Click HERE to view video footage of the Community Building Day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos from the practical demonstrations of creative social entrepreneurial workshops

January 2012:

 

 

 

 

 

Photos from the consultations within the Bukidnon indigenous community

November 2011:

 

 

 

PROJECT EVALUATIONS

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MORE DIRECT QUOTES FROM THE COMMUNITY ABOUT PROJECT CCC:

“I HAVE OVERCOME MY SHYNESS AND I NOW KNOW HOW TO TALK IN FRONT OF MANY PEOPLE.”
“WITHOUT PROJECT  CCC, I WOULDN’T HAVE BEEN ABLE TO ENHANCE MY KNOWLEDGE AND VALUES.”
 “WITHOUT PROJECT CCC, I WILL NOT BE ABLE TO LEARN MANY THINGS.”


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