ARMM recognizes champions in S&T Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017 DAVAO CITYThe Department of Science and Technology of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DOST-ARMM) has recognized the valuable contributions of several individuals and institutions in promoting science and technology (S&T).
Regional Assemblywoman Irene P. Tillah of the Second District of Sulu led the group of awardees with her championing of DOST programs in her legislative district, and implementing the Philippine Standard Time in the island-province to synchronize time.
Tillah is the assistant majority floor leader of the Regional Legislative Assembly (RLA) and she was named S&T ambassador on policy "for her efforts in promoting the science and technology department's programs in her district."
Tillah extended full support to DOST's projects, such as Starbooksthe fir...read full story
Cotabato-based Consortium hosts training on persuasive presentation Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017
Participants of the training, "How to Get Key Decision-Makers to Say Yes to your Project Ideas" (Image credit: Institution Development Division (IDD), PCAARRD)
The Cotabato Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development Consortium (CAARRDEC) hosted the training, "How to Get Key Decision-Makers to Say Yes to your Project Ideas" recently in General Santos City.
The training was initiated by the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD).
Led by CARRDEC Consortium Director Lorna G. Valdez, the training involved 22 participants from the six Mindanao-based consortia.
Among those who were trained were staff members of the CARAGA Con...read full story