Philippine Cooperatives and COVID-19

by: Liezel S. Cruz (ICOPED) The College of Economics and Management (CEM) celebrated its Founding Anniversary on August  11-14, 2020 with the theme “CEM 2020: Building Economic Resilience in the Time of COVID-19." As part of the celebration, the college hosted a series of webinars that tackle economics and business...

CEM Webinar on “Using Landline/Mobile Phone, Facebook Messenger, Youtube, Instagram, and/or Twitter for Flexible (Remote) Learning”

The College of Economics and Management (CEM) through the initiative of CEM Instruction Committee held the 5th installment of the CEM Webinar Series on July 16, 2020 at 9:30-11:30am (Philippine time). This webinar series aimed to equip educators with tools and techniques relevant to flexible learning. The Institute of Cooperatives...

“Financial Viability of Natural Food Colorants and Flavors in the Philippines” wins 2020 NAST Outstanding Book Award

"Financial Viability of Natural Food Colorants and Flavors in the Philippines"authored by Salvador P. Catelo, Ceptryl S. Mina and Teresita J. Ramirez, won the prestigious 2020 National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) Outstanding Book Award. This award is given annually by NAST, the country’s highest recognition and advisory body...

ICOPED-CEM Hosts Seminar on the Amendments on Cooperative Guidelines

The Institute of Cooperatives and Bio-Enterprise Development (ICOPED) organized a one-hour seminar entitled, “Amendments on Cooperative Guidelines: Issuance of Certificate of Compliance and Exemption of Payment of Local Taxes, Fees, and Charges” last February 15, 2017 at the ICOPED Auditorium. The seminar is part of the CEM Seminar Series, a...

ICOPED Conducts Consultation on Greening Cooperatives

The Institute of Cooperatives and Bio-Enterprise Development (ICOPED), College of Economics and Management (CEM), UPLB conducted a consultation workshop on greening cooperatives for sustainable growth on April 25, 2017 at the Splash Mountain Resort, Los Baños, Laguna. The workshop is part of ICOPED's six-month action research entitled, “Leveraging Agricultural Cooperatives...