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DAR XII Ranked 1st in Land Distribution

The Department of Agrarian Reform SOCCKSARGEN Regional Office (DAR XII) was acknowledged for its successful land distribution for two consecutive years now.
 
In 2011, DAR XII distributed 97.44% of the 33,612 target hectares for the year 2011 or 32,752.85 hectares to 13,994 agrarian reform beneficiaries coming from four provinces   namely; North Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, South Cotabato, and Sarangani.
 
DAR XII proved once more that they have the highest land transfer accomplishments and even exceeded their performance in 2011 and 2012’s annual regional target. In the first quarter of 2012, DAR Asst. Secretary for Field Operations, Jose Z. Grageda wrote in a letter to all DAR regional directors quoting “One region alone contributed close to three-fourths (73%) of the first quarter accomplishments. This is Region XII, which also delivered the highest volume in 2011.”
 
In 2012, DAR XII has an accomplishment of 42,675 hectares which equates to 35% of the nationwide LAD excelling among 15 other regional DAR offices. Moreover, the four provincial offices of SOCCKSARGEN are also the top 4 provinces nationwide in LAD. DAR XII and its four provincial offices continue to excel in the implementation of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) through land tenure improvement, agrarian justice, and coordinated delivery of essential support services to client-beneficiaries.
 
The recognition was given the during the CY 2012 National LTI PBD Year End Assessment and 2013 Planning Conference held last January 2013 in Angeles Pampanga.
 
Certificate of Recognition awarded to DAR XII for its outstanding accomplishment in LAD in 2012.


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Region XII News

news national 4 pix 1 feb 20 2017
February 20, 2017 74

Another farmer shot dead in Arakan, North Cotabato

Another farmer-activist was shot dead yesterday, February 19, in Barangay Elustre, Roxas town in the contested 4,124 hectares reservation area of the University of the Southern Mindanao (USM) in Arakan, North Cotabato.The victim was identified as Willerme… Read More..
news reg 3 pix 1 feb. 20 2017
Feb 20, 2017 53

DAR conducts dialogue with B’laan tribal leaders

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently conducted a dialogue with the representatives of the B’laan clans to clarify issues on the proposed DAR settlement project in Tampakan and Tupi, South Cotabato.
DAR Undersecretary for Finance, Planning and… Read More..
news reg 2 pix 1 dec. 23 2016
Dec 23, 2016 175

DAR guarantees land to Arakan farmers

ARAKAN, COTABATO (Dec. 23) – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has assured the farmers of the Arakan municipality that the unused portion of agricultural lands previously covered by the University of Southern Mindanao (USM) reservation will be awarded… Read More..
news reg 1 pix 1 dec. 7 2016
Dec 07, 2016 162

PARCCOM submits resolution to pass GARB, declares support…

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, December 07, 2016 – The Provincial Agrarian Reform Coordinating Committee (PARCCOM) chairpersons submitted two resolutions to Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary Rafael “Ka Paeng” Mariano during the National Conference of… Read More..