With the impending implementation of infrastructure and enterprise subprojects under the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) in Ilocos Region, the Regional Project Coordination Office 1 (RPCO1), Provincial Planning Management and Implementation Units (PPMIUs) and proponent Local Government Units (LGUs) attended a training-workshop on Grievance Redress Mechanism (GRM) facilitated by the Luzon A Project Support Office (PSO) on 22-23 March 2016 at Kahuna Resort, San Juan, La Union.
Setting up comm plan strategies that will effectively carry out the objectives of the Philippine Rural Development Project, accomplishments of the InfoACE Units per region in the past semester were presented during the coordination meeting of InfoACE held in Davao City on February 22-25, 2016. The meeting aims to evaluate what other advocacy measures could be adopted and implemented through the InfoACE Unit to further promote and deliver information to people about PRDP and capture impact of the project to its beneficiaries.
To ensure the transparency and carry out an accurate monitoring on the progress of the project in preparation for its ground implementation, the Goldrich Construction and Trading uses the Applied Geotagging Technology (AGT) for the first time during the Geotagging Training with Luzon A PSO, RPCO 1 and the Provincial Government of La Union held on March 4, 2016 at the DA-Region 1 Conference Room
“Kung ako ‘yong Proponent Group, bakit ko pa palalagpasin ang opportunity? Pwede namang in-kind ang equity?” said DAR Regional Dir. Homer P. Tobias during one of the promotional consultations for the Philippine Rural Development.
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Regional Office 1 initiated a region-wide campaign to promote the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) among its personnel and DAR-assisted farmer associations and cooperatives from January 19-22, 2016.
Helping farmers in finding potential markets for their agri-fishery products, the Department of Agriculture-RFO I through the Agribusiness Marketing Assistance Division (AMAD) conducted a three-day Regional Agri-Fishery Trade Fair at the CSI Mall, Dagupan City, Pangasinan.
Started on February 22, 2016 at the CSI Ground Floor, the Opening Program was graced by AMAS Director Bernadette San Juan and DA-RFO I's Regional Executive Director Valentino C. Perdido.