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Chairperson’s Message

A Time for Critical Hope Mr. Elvin Ivan Uy Dear Partners and Colleagues,   Idealism and resilience never cease to provide hope and inspiration to the nation. The recent survey showing a record-high 96% of Filipinos feeling optimistic this year is a testament to this unyielding resolve to drive transformation and progress.  While hope is […]

Call for Creative Interns

The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) is in need of two (2) Creative interns. S/he will report to the Knowledge Management, Advocacy, and Communications (KMAC) Unit.  RESPONSIBILITIES: Must have completed subjects or demonstrated competence in graphic design, copywriting, and video editing. Will develop marketing materials targeting a range of audiences from cooperatives to start ups, […]

SE Trade Fair held at House

Twelve social enterprises (SEs) showcased various products ranging from locally grown coffee, healthy and organic food products, handcrafted accessories, and other home products during the Financial Resilience Exhibit and Social Enterprise (SE) Trade Fair on February 6 to 9, 2023 at the House of Representatives in Quezon City.

What We Look Forward to Beyond COVID-19

Message from the Executive Director Sixto Donato C. Macasaet Partners and colleagues, How have you been? We hope it is not too late to greet you a happy and prosperous new year. Most of us, perhaps in different ways, are looking forward to making up for lost time during the pandemic. On a global scale, […]

Call for Interns for KMAC Unit

The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) is in need of two (2) Creative interns and one (1) Research Intern. S/he will report to the Knowledge Management, Advocacy, and Communications (KMAC) Unit.  Job Description Creative Intern for KMAC Unit SUMMARY OF TASKS AND QUALIFICATIONS:   RESPONSIBILITIES: Must have completed subjects or demonstrated competence in graphic design, copywriting, […]

PH CSO Sustainability Continues to Decline in 2021

The sustainability of the Philippine CSO sector slightly declined in 2021, according to the recently published 2021 Civil Society Organization Sustainability Index for the Philippines. The sector’s sustainability remains “evolving,” at 3.8 from 3.7 in 2020. The CSO Sustainability Index was developed by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in 2014 with the  […]

FSSI joins ZEP2030 General Assembly

The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) joined the 7th General Assembly of the Zero Extreme Poverty PH 2023 (ZEP2030) movement on November 25, 2022. The Zero Extreme Poverty Philippines 2030 (ZEP2030), of which FSSI is a member organization, is a movement and a coalition of non-government entities committed to contribute to the eradication […]

Taking stock and celebrating gains in 2022

Message from the Executive Director Sixto Donato C. Macasaet We close the year with some good and exciting news. A three-year project that aims to develop a mechanism to promote inclusive livelihood for the marginalized poor, through facilitating the consolidation of agricultural products and linking them to urban communities has recently been launched. The Rural-Urban […]

Rural-Urban Market Link Project Launched

The Rural-Urban Market Link Project: Establishing a Mechanism to Promote Inclusive Livelihood for the Marginalized was on December 16, 2022 at the Institute of Social Order,  Ateneo de Manila University. The three-year project is spearheaded by the Global Organic and Wellness Corporation (GlowCorp), a farmer-led enterprise involved in the marketing of agricultural products, with the […]