Successful Conduct of the Second GED Training for DTI Staff in Non ProGED Covered Areas

8 December 2016, by Elpe Canoog

The second GED Training that ProGED has conducted for DTI staff in the provinces not covered by the project as of 30 September 2016, was again another inspiring and successful event. The event, conducted on 6 to 8 December 2016 at the Harolds Hotel, was participated by 38 DTI senior staff coming from the provinces under the Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR), National Capital Region (NCR) and Regions VI, VIII, IX (led by Regional Director Sitti Amina Jain) and XII (led by Assistant Regional Director and also the National Manager for the Negosyo Center Project of DTI, Ms Dorecita Delima).… read more »

The First Leg of the Final Round of GED Trainings for DTI Colleagues

23 November 2016, by Elpe Canoog and Volker Steigerwald

22 November 2016 signalled the start of the three day Training on Green
Economic Development, conducted in West Gorordo Hotel, Cebu City. Participants were representatives from all the DTI provincial offices of Regions I and II, the 2016 replication provinces of ProGED and all the other provinces not covered by ProGED in Regions III and IVB.… read more »

ProGED Explores Collaboration with GGGI

ProGED continues to link with other development partners to support the DTI accelerate Green Economic Development in the Philippines

14 November 2016, by Elpe Canoog


The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) formalizing bilateral development cooperation between them.… read more »

ProGED Shares Achievements at the 2016 National MSME Summit

ProGED shares its achievements, learning and perspective to accelerate Green Economic Development in the Philippines during the 3rd National MSME Summit.
27 November 2016, by Elpe Canoog and and Volker Steigerwald

20161110_084719The Regional Operations Group of the Department of Trade and Industry led by Undersecretary Zenaida Cuison Maglaya was conducting the 2016 National Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Summit from 10 to 11 November 2016 at the SMX Convention Center, in Davao City.… read more »

GreenOvation Fact Sheet

Written by: Mr Ed Canela, Consultant


GreenOvation: ICT-based Private Sector Development through Mobile App Creation for Innovation and a Green Economy piloted in the Philippines


The ProGED project learned that attitude and habit formation is a key ingredient of the propagation of green practices among MSMEs.… read more »