Mona Lisa P. Teves
Global Grant Summer Internship Report
The highlights on my 7-week summer internship in the Philippines. With the help of around 30 volunteers whom we have assembled for this UMWAD project, the following planned activities have been conducted :
  • Census of (all) 542 families of Baybay Norte. All data from the 14-page questionnaire have been encoded and initially processed by a professional statistician. The dedication and commitment 
  • 4 Consultative meetings with local Technical experts on Livelihood, Governance and Local Fishing
  • 1-day Medical Mission servicing almost 600 Baybay Norte indigent residents and children
  • 200 indigent school children provided raincoats by Rotary International District 3850
  • Focus Group Discussions (FGD) with Fisherfolks and Subana (Fisherfolks’ Wives Association) 
  • FGD with youth representatives
  • Strategic Planning with key leaders from the Community
  • Closing Ceremony to recognize efforts of all volunteers
  • Umwad Commemorative Magazine