October 5, 2023
This illustration is inspired by a visit to an urban poor area in Payatas where they have a container gardening and urban farming program. This is part of the community’s sustainable food security solutions and is an alternative source of income that helps them cope with the high prices of basic goods and services.
September 1, 2021
As relocatees, struggling families, church groups and as disabled persons, these communities are determined to grow food in the backyard or in shared lots regardless of size. This will not only bring food to the table. In time and with due perseverance, selling and sharing of produce may be possible.