Pulong sa Mindanao nakatulong para pagtugmain ang mga nagpoproseso ng isda at mga 'exporters'
Posted: Monday, December 04, 2017
Inorganisa ng National Network on Women in Fisheries in the Philippines, Inc. o WINFISH ang isang pulong na may titulong "Fisheries Women Entrepreneurs Forum" sa Amontay Beach Resort, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte. Ang pulong na ito ay naglayon na matugunan ang mga balakid sa ugnayan at pagtutugma (matching) ng mga nagpo-proseso ng buhay, ilado, at naproseso ng isda sa mga exporters.'
Ang pulong ay may temang "Developing the Entrepreneurial Skills of SMEs for Enhanced Export Market of Live and Frozen Fish and Fishery Products." Kasama ng WINFISH sa pag-organisa ng pulong ang Inland Aquatic Resources Research Division (IARRD) ng Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (DOST-PCAARRD), DOST Region XIII, at...
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Flood prone areas in N. Cotabato to receive early warning devices
Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017
KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, Oct. 2 (PIA) -- Flood prone towns in North Cotabato are set to receive flood early warning devices from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).
Engineer Noli Villaruz, Action and Warning Officer of the Provincial Governor's Office-Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Division (PGO-DRRMD), said that the early warning devices (EWD) are intended to lessen the effects of floods in communities along flood-prone rivers.
According to Villacruz, the EWDs composed of electric siren, LED beacon, controller box, and solar panel, will be installed in Pigcawayan, Kabacan, Pikit, M'lang and Tulunan.
These EWDs will alert residents in low-lying areas of impending flood, thereby alerting communities to evacuate to safer areas.
Mercy Foronda, head of the PGO-D...
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