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DAR okays release of P2.7-million Pamana fund for South Cotabato town

business mirrorTHE Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has approved the release of a P2.7-million grant  for the town of Tupi, South Cotabato for the implementtation of various projects.



The town’s nine barangays were adopted by the DAR under its area component of the national government’s PAyapa at MAsaganang PamayaNAn (Pamana) program that aims to provide these barangays with community-based projects to bring genuine peace and development in Central Mindanao.

Under the PamanA grant, “each beneficiary [barangay] will receive P300,000 to fund the implementation of their proposed community projects.”

The projects that may be funded by the program include connectivity systems, basic services for economic development, agricultural services and industry investments, economic investments in indigenous people’s areas, disaster-preparedness and climate-change adaptation interventions. 

Source: http://www.businessmirror.com.ph/index.php/en/news/regions/35874-dar-okays-release-of-p2-7-million-pamana-fund-for-south-cotabato-town

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