“Trade secrets” in documentation and news writing

The Regional Communications Group (CommsGroup) and the Provincial Information Officers (PIOs) of the Department of Agrarian Reform, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DAR-ARMM) conducted a 2-day training-workshop on documentation and news writing here in Cotabato City on Feb. 27-28. John Felix Unson, a veteran print journalist of The Philippine Star, shared to the group the Read more about “Trade secrets” in documentation and news writing[…]

DAR-ARMM celebrates 2018 National Women’s Month

COTABATO CITY (March 5, 2018)—The Department of Agrarian Reform, ARMM joins the nation in celebrating the 2018 National Women’s Month this March. This year’s ARMM theme is “Meaningful Change for Bangsamoro Women Can Happen”. DAR-ARMM has lined up series of activities which include, among others, awarding of 2017 Most Outstanding Employee, lecture on the salient Read more about DAR-ARMM celebrates 2018 National Women’s Month[…]

DAR-ARMM officials attend Summative Assessment, Planning Conference and Budget Preparation in Manila

Officials of the Department of Agrarian Reform, ARMM (DAR-ARMM) as spearheaded by Regional Secretary Dayang Carlsum Sangkula-Jumaide attended a four-day assessment and planning orientation for calendar year 2018 on February 13-16, 2018 at Sequoia Hotel in Quezon City. The DAR Central Office purposely conducted the three-fold activity for the third level officials of the Department Read more about DAR-ARMM officials attend Summative Assessment, Planning Conference and Budget Preparation in Manila[…]

DAR-ARMM Conducts 1st APSC Meeting for 2018

The Department of Agrarian Reform, ARMM successfully conducted its first Accountability and Problem Solving Committee (APSC) Meeting for 2018 on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at the Conference Room of the Regional Office in Cotabato City. Previously named as Management Committee, the APSC is a regular activity of DAR-ARMM that aims to assess program accomplishments, discuss Read more about DAR-ARMM Conducts 1st APSC Meeting for 2018[…]

Convergence Initiatives for the Rehabilitation of Malimono-Dulay ARC in Marawi City Successfully Launched

The Convergence Initiatives for the reconstruction, rehabilitation and rebuilding of the five (5) pilot barangays of Malimono-Dulay Agrarian Reform Community (ARC) in Marawi City was formally launched last December 21, 2017 at Barangay Dulay Proper, Marawi City. The activity was attended by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Undersecretary for Foreign Assisted and Special Projects Read more about Convergence Initiatives for the Rehabilitation of Malimono-Dulay ARC in Marawi City Successfully Launched[…]

Two Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations (ARBOs) Awarded as Top 2 Most Promising MSME in ARMM

With the theme “Moving forward through PESO-PRIDE (Power Empowerment through Social Enterprise-Poverty Reduction, Industry Development and Entrepreneurship)”, the ARMM Micro-Small-Medium E   nterprises (MSME) Summit 2017 was successfully held last December 12, 2017 at Shariff Kabunsuan Cultural Complex (SKCC), ORG Compound, Cotabato City. ARMM MSME Summit 2017 was organized by the Department of Trade and Read more about Two Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations (ARBOs) Awarded as Top 2 Most Promising MSME in ARMM[…]

Turn Over Ceremony of the newly installed DAR-ARMM Regional Secretary

COTABATO CITY – The 2nd day of October marks the installation, turn-over of DAR-ARMM management, and acceptance ceremony of the newly appointed DAR Regional Secretary, Dayang Carlsum Sangkula-Jumaide, RN, MAN, MPA. One of the ceremony’s highlights was the acknowledgment of the former Secretary’s accomplishments. With her determination to lead the reform, the Agrarian Reformists continue their eagerness to give full cooperation and work together in the service of the Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs).   As a formal start of the ceremony initiated by the DAR Regional Administrative Officer, Hadji Sukarno Andal, he acknowledge the former Secretary’s initiative and her accomplishments in gaining genuine reform and is hopeful with the continuous process as the DAR-ARMM family moves forward with their current Secretary. Sir Andal thanked the division heads in working as one family. In behalf of the former Regional Secretary Sangcopan, he turned over the key of responsibility to the new  Regional Secretary.   “To work for the progress of our Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries is a journey that we will walk together as one family.” Secretary Jumaide said. Further, PARO I/Director for Support to Operations, Rebecca R. Bautista, turned over the three (3) books of accomplishments: The Transition Report entitled “The story of Us, 32 Beautiful Months, 3Rs and beyond”; Personnel Inventory, Plan, Property, and Equipment (PPE) Inventory which was assisted by CARPO Nasir Tumog and the Provincial Agrarian Reform Officers (PAROs) in the mainland, Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur, and Island Provinces, Basilan, Sulu, and Tawi-Tawi (BASULTA).   The event won’t take place without the presence and participation of several important personalities from the ARMM. Together with the ARMM Executive Secretary Atty. Laisa M. Alamia, who installed the new Secretary, Regional Planning and Development Office (RPDO) Executive Director, Engr. Baintan Adil-Ampatuan; Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Kadil M. Sinolinding, Jr., Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Assistant Regional Secretary Datu Abdelwin Sangkula; Regional Reconciliation and Unification Commission in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (RRUC-ARMM) Chairperson, Romeo Sema witnessed the installation.   The plaque of recognition was rendered by the DAR Employees Association President Arcilludin Ututalum, Jr.  Subsequently, the program’s closing remarks was delivered by the Chief Operations, Datu Musiban Solano.   The day was a picturesque of success for the former and a milestone for the current leader of the progressive reform.   Waving the flag of the genuine Agrarian Reform continues!  

Refurbished DAR regional office building soon, following contract signing

Cotabato City – A contract was inked between DAR ARMM and NASCON Builders for the refurbishment of the regional office building on May 30, at the DAR Regional Office Conference Hall.   At the event, the NASCON Builders proprietor, Nasrodin Mitmug is represented by his staff, joined by members of the regional Bids and Awards Read more about Refurbished DAR regional office building soon, following contract signing[…]

Sulu Royal Coffee now distributor to large food corporation

Quezon City — The quality harvest of Sulu Royal Coffee is making its way to  the larger market. Kumalah ‘Coffee Princess’ Elardo, an ARBO leader from Panamao, Sulu presented to DAR ARMM what appears to be a purchase order during an interview with her on May 11. The order is placed by Universal Robina Corporation for Read more about Sulu Royal Coffee now distributor to large food corporation[…]

Turnover of DAR infra project in Taraka, LDS

LANAO DEL SUR – Following project implementation of ADB – Agrarian Reform Community Project Phase II (ARCP II) in Taraka, Lanao del Sur, a ceremonial turn-over of three completed infrastructure sub-projects was held on April 17, 2017 at Taraka Municipal Gymnasium. It is funded through equity share between the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) and Read more about Turnover of DAR infra project in Taraka, LDS[…]