MARO Elena Gutierrez, head of DAR Pangasinan Land Tenure Improvement Division and member of Provincial Project Management Office (PPMO) explains some of the most common queries that Project SPLIT field validation teams may encounter with agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) during on-site community consultations.

STA.BARBARA, Pangasinan — In its fourth month of implementation, Project SPLIT (Support for Parcelization of Lands for Individual Titling)

PARPO II and concurrent Assistant Regional Director and Provincial Project Manager of Project SPLIT Ma. Ana B. Francisco encourages field validation teams to continue their excellent performance.

Field Validation Teams (FVTs) attend a cascading seminar cum consultation session with DAR Pangasinan's Provincial Project Management Office (PPMO). Some of the topics tackled included environmental and social safeguards, accomplishing attachment forms, and other operational directives.

After relentlessly validating landholdings in the previous months, FVTs will now proceed with the actual parcelization process. Legal officers and documentors are setting out to conduct community consultations all over the province. (zarena amado) ###