MAFAR – BARMM joins the celebration of National Women’s Month
COTABATO CITY | March 1, 2021
MAFAR-BARMM joins the observance and support to the celebration of National Women’s Month with its Theme ” Juana Laban sa Pandemya; Kaya!”.
Minister Mohammad S. Yacob, Ph. D with Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division of Agriculture Sector headed by Ismail A. Guiamel and GAD’s effort, they consolidated locally-produced agri and fishery products from different Women’s organization/Groups along Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao areas to participate in this year’s celebration as one of the many activities lined-up.
The MAFAR-BARMM has been actively assisting local Women’s group in developing their products and encouraging creative innovation to be able to compete in an international market.
“We will be showcasing products like local delicacies, clothes, textile, coffee and handicrafts around the provinces of BARMM. Apart from that, we want to use this platform to empower the women of Bangsamoro. We want them to keep in mind the importance of Bangsamoro Women’s effort in today’s challenging society and focusing their role in marketing enterprise as they step up to a new milestone” Dr. Tong D. Pinguiaman, Chief AMAD said.
He also added that the said products are expected to join the exhibit on March 8-31, 2021 at Department of Agriculture-Central Office, Elliptical Road, Diliman, Quezon City.