MAFAR, DAR MEETING RESULTS IN CONDUCT OF AR SUMMIT IN BARMM
The conduct of agrarian reform joint summit in BARMM has been made certain as the result of the meeting between MAFAR Minister Mohammad S. Yacob and Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John R. Castriciones held at the DAR Office in Quezon City, Manila Friday, November 15, 2019.
Minister Yacob’s meeting with Secretary Castriciones was initially aimed at following up the result and response of DAR on the series of meetings of the joint MAFAR-DAR Technical Working Group (TWG) held in Davao City and General Santos City.
Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) shall be distributed to Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) in the Bangsamoro Region that will serve as one of the highlights of the summit.
Aside from the provincial governors and municipal mayors, Minister Yacob said the event, that will be carried out December this year, shall also be graced by President Rodrigo R. Duterte and BARMM Chief Minister Ahod Balawag Ebrahim.
The summit shall also highlight the accomplishments of BARMM in the implementation of agrarian reform programs and support services with assistance from DAR.
Undersecretary Atty. Carim L. Panumpang of DAR Central Office, Assistant Secretary Rebecca R. Bautista and Assistant to the Minister for Agrarian Reform Datu Musiban L. Solano of MAFAR, and other directors were also present during the meeting.