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news national 2 pix 1 august 17 2016DAVAO CITY (Aug. 17, 2016)— Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano (third from right) together with other government officials clenched their fists to express unity and support for the crafting of President Rodrigo Duterte’s development agenda for the country.

Participants who are here for the summit entitled “Sulong Pilipinas: A Social Development Initiatives Summit,” are government officials belonging to the social development cluster.

The summit will tackle anti-poverty programs, ways to address the most vulnerable sectors of the society such as the farmers, the Lumads, and informal sectors in urban centers, and alleviate poverty in 20 most least-developed provinces in the Philippines.

Around 300 participants from non-government organizations (NGOs), government workers, and experts on social development will likewise take part in the event.

The summit is being held at the SMX Convention Center Davao. (Rexy Arcaina)

In the photo are (from left to right): Peter Lavina from the Office of the Cabinet Secretary, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre, Director General of National Economic Development Authority Dr. Ernesto M. Pernia, Department of Trade and Industry Secretary  Ramon Lopez, Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial and Cabinet Secretary Leoncio B. Evasco, Jr.

Region XI News

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July 18, 2017 13

Marsman, farmers at a standoff

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte (July 18, 2017)—The second round of talks conducted by the Presidential Agrarian Reform Council Executive Committee (PARC Excom) between the agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) and banana business giant Marsman Estate Plantation… Read More..
inquirer
Jun 14, 2017 56

DAR installs 160 farmers in ComVal banana land, evicts…

MANILA — Not all “occupation” movements are made equal.The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) ended up having to lead moves to evict “squatters” in government-awarded farmlands in Compostela Valley to make way for actual identified agrarian reform… Read More..
MindaNews
May 31, 2017 75

MARBAI farmers back DAR officials in graft case filed by…

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/23 May) – Farmers belonging to Madaum Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Association Inc. in Barangay Madaum, Tagum City have thrown their support behind two embattled officials of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR). Read More..
davaotoday
May 31, 2017 84

MARBAI to DAR: survey the land, get rid of Lapanday guards

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The recently reinstated farmers from the Madaum Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Inc., are calling on the Department of Agrarian Reform to proceed with the survey of the 145 hectare-Sanid Farm in Barangay San Isidro, Madaum in Tagum… Read More..

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