SAN CLEMENTE, Tarlac: The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has launched the Livelihood Seeding Program-Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay in Nagsabaran here to allow a wider reach of business development assistance in villages.
The program will be realized by bringing services closer to the people through partnerships with local government units.
“Through Barangay Development Councils, the DTI shall help capacitate barangay (village) personnel to provide basic business advisory or information dissemination services to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the locality,” DTI provincial director Agnes Ramirez said.
Included in the program are individual packages of livelihood kits, which could aid qualified affected individuals restore and improve their businesses to be given in case of catastrophic events like natural and human-induced calamities including epidemics.
San Clemente Mayor Elma Macadamia recognized the program’s help to the MSMEs in the community.