FairTrade Convenors

Ka Bobby Tañada, Lead Convenor

NGOs
Raul Segovia, Citizens’ Alliance for Consumer Power (CACP)
Jessica Reyes-Cantos, Action for Economic Reforms (AER)
Jorge Sibal, University of the Philippines – School of Labor and Industrial Relations
Ana Maria Nemenzo, WomanHealth
Antonio Villasor, Asian Cultural Forum for Development (ACFOD)
Ben Moraleda, Association of Major Religious Superiors (AMRSP)
Patricia Fe Gonzales, Management for Organizational Development and Empowerment (MODE)
Nymia Simbulan, Philrights
Robert Lim Joseph, Save our Skies (SOS)
Isagani Serrano, Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement (PRRM)

INDUSTRY
Meneleo Carlos, Co-Convenor for Industry, Federation of Philippine Industries (FPI)
Antonio Garcia, Chemphil
Wilfredo Paras & Mario Sereno, Association of Petrochemical Manufacturers’ of the Philippines (APMP)
Henry Leung, PetroCorp
Enrico Alfiler, Cement Manufacturers’ of the Philippines (CEMAP)
Antonio Arrobio, Philippine Steelmakers’ Association (PSA)
Vic Sabiniano, Samahan ng Magsasapatos ng Pilipinas (SMP)
Edison Coseteng, Ceramic Tile Manufacturers Association (CTMA)
Emmanuel Ching / Alfredo de Leon, Philippine Rubber Industry Association (PRIA)
Miguel del Rosario, United Pulp and Paper Corporation (UPPC)
Avelino Zapanta, Philippine Air Lines (PAL)
Joseph Chua, MacroAsia
Renato Ermita, Republic Asahi Glass Corporation (RAGC)
Carlos Chung, Dragon Textile Corporation
Arsenio Tanco, Textile Manufacturers’ Association of the Philippines (TeMAP)

LABOR
Ernesto Arellano, Co-Convenor for Labor, National Confederation of Labor (NCL)
Angelito Mendoza, Garments and Textile and Allied Industry Labor Council (GARTEX)
Roberto Padilla, National Mines and Allied Workers Union (NAMAWU)
Dave Diwa, National Labor Union (NLU)
Oscar Yuan, Kapatiran ng Kristong Manggagawa, Inc. (KKMI)
Leto Villar, Association of Genuine Labor Organizations (AGLO)
Bayani Diwa, United Filipino Service Workers (UFSW)
Carlito Rallistan, Association of Democratic Labor Organizations (ADLO)
Willy de la Cruz, National Federation of Labor Unions (NAFLU)
Oscar Talag, Association of Petrochemical Engineers and Technicians (APET)
Zoilo dela Cruz, National Confederation of Unions in the Sugar Industry of the Philippines (NACUSIP)
Ben Alar, First September Movement (FSM)
Antonio Asper, Federation of Free Workers (FFW)
Antonio Brenches, Confederation of Labor Unions of the Philippines (CLUP)
Jose Umali, Jr., National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE)
Solidarity of Independent and Genuine Labor Organizations (SIGLO)
Plastic Unions Labor Organization (PULA)
Association of Labor for Fair Skies (ALFS)

AGRICULTURE
Manuel Quiambao, Phil. Ecumenical Action for Community Empowerment (PEACE), Co-Convenor for Agriculture
Jose Maria Zabaleta, Philippine Sugar Millers’ Association (PSIA)
Martin Tanchuling, Philippine Network on Rural Development Initiatives
Vic Ojano and Noni Clemente, NIUGAN -KASAMA-KA
Romulo Tapayan, Kalipunan ng Maliliit na Magniniyog ng Pilipinas
Emmanuel Belen, Philippine Seed Industry Association
Vida Arciaga, Rizal Poultry
Ernesto Ordonez, Alyansa Agrikultura
Jeremy Ducay, Alliance towards a Society-Focused and Environment-Conscious National Democracy
Erlinda Abad, Union of Growers and Traders of Onion (UGAT)
Arsenio Tanchuling, Tambuyog Development Center

INFORMAL SECTOR
Rosalinda Ofreneo, Pambansang Tagapag-ugnay ng mga Manggagawa sa Bahay (PATAMABA)

YOUTH
Youth Advocates for Economic Progress (YAEP)
University of Santo Tomas – Arts and Letters Economics Society (UST – AES)

(updated July 09, 2007)


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