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Road opening

news reg pix 1 august 12 2016DINGLE, Iloilo (Aug. 12, 2016)— Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica) Advisor Kumiko Ogawa (left) with Dingle Mayor Jessie Alecto (right), unveils the road marker to formally open to traffic the concreted 6-kiolometer Talangago-Sitio Sibucao farm-to-market road that covers three Barangays namely: Abangay, Siniba-an and Pandan.

DAR Undersecretary for Foreign Assisted Project Herman Ongkiko said some 6,000 residents of the barangays can now avail of government services such as health, technology and transportation now that the barangays are accessible.

Also turned over was the Abangay communal irrigation project (CIP). The CIP can irrigate 40 hectares of farmlands to farmers of Barangays Abangay and Dingle. The infrastructure projects worth P26.8-M was implemented under the Agrarian Reform Infrastructure Support Projects (ARISP) and funded by the Jica.

Also present during the project turn over were: Incoming DAR Undersecretary Sylvia Mallari, ARISP National Project Manager Ma. Celerina Afable, DAR Regional Director Gideon Umadhay, Iloilo 4th District Congressman Ferjenel Biron and the Barangay officials of Abangay, Siniba-an and Pandan.news reg pix 2 august 12 2016

Photo 1: Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica) Advisor Kumiko Ogawa (left) with Dingle Mayor Jessie Alecto (right), unveils the road marker to formally open to traffic the concreted 6-kiolometer Talangago-Sitio Sibucao farm-to-market road.

Photo 2: The concreted 6-kiolometer Talangago-Sitio Sibucao farm-to-market road.


Region VI News

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DAR conducts consultative meeting with the MARPOs of Iloilo

August 10, 2018, Iloilo City -Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John R. Castriciones yesterday conducted a consultation meeting with the Municipal Agrarian Reform Program Officers (MARPOs) of Iloilo relative to the plans and target of the… Read More..
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Consultation meeting

August 11, 2018, Iloilo City -Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John R. Castriciones (holding microphone) yesterday conducted a consultation meeting with the Municipal Agrarian Reform Program Officers (MARPOs) of Iloilo relative to the plans and… Read More..
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DAR intervenes to resolve Sicogon Island dispute

Iloilo City -Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John R. Castriciones yesterday conducted a dialogue with representatives from Federation of Sicogon Island Farmers and Fisherfolk Association (FESIFFA), Buaya Farmers and Fisherfolks Association… Read More..
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DAR assures farmers to resolve Sicogon issue

Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John R. Castriciones (center) with DAR lawyers today inspects the vicinity map of Sicogon Island before conducting a dialogue Iloilo City. Sicogon island is located in Iloilo province, where property developer… Read More..

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