Joseph B. Castillo

OVERVIEW AND EXPERTISE

Known as Joe Green, he is a humanitarian, green warrior, social entrepreneur and community developer. For the past 15 years, Joe has had significant involvement in disaster response, relief and risk management; environmental advocacies; security; business management; and public service. He runs OLLI Bambu and is a consultant on bamboo seedling production.

WORK AND INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

Joe’s extensive work in teaching basic entrepreneurship to various cooperatives and communities has led to several awards including the following:

Everyday Dabawenyo Hero Award (2019)
Pasidungog Han Tacloban Award (2015)
Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (TAYO) (2012)

In coordination with Land Rover Club of the Philippines he took on important roles in relief missions arising from the following catastrophes:

Marawi siege (2017)
Megatyphoon Yolanda (2013)
Bohol earthquake (2013)
Supertyphoon Pablo (2012)
Tropical Storm Sendong (2011)
Supertyphoon Ondoy (2009)