ABSNET Region I Learning Visit

Program: Special Projects

Aside from establishing, maintaining and updating the directory of SWD agencies, organizations operating in their local area and dealing on the idea towards developing a network of friendly people who share information to help each other, Area Based Standards Network (ABSNET) Region I in thier aggressive move, visited EZF to know more about its best practices in management, systems and operations not to mention its programs and services. Mr. Lito Rodriguez, EZF Director and presently the Chair of ABSNET Region IV-A, facilitated interaction allowing the partcipants to view the situationer, practical examples of successful integration of sustainable practices, approach and strategies on ResMob together with the impact of every program implemented. Part of the learning visit, EZF also invited the ABSNET Region IV-A Chairperson, Ms. Marilou Dinoy of Punta Fuego Village Foundation to bring inspiration and share how ABSNET in CALABARZON works, its accomplishments, concerns, challenges, and some of the the lessons they have learned. ABSNET Region I visiting team is composed of 12 individuals from different organizations like DSWD, Tahanang Walang Hagdan, PSWDO- Ilocos Sur and Ilocos Norte, Tahanang Carmela de Amore - Laoag City, Great Heights Learning Center - Ilocos Sur, Spirit and Life Mission House Inc - Ilocos Sur, and Dar-al Salam Charity Foundation.