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Terminal review of BAR-SEARCA-UPLB project

22 August 2017
Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR)

 

A terminal review of the project, “Strengthening Agricultural Research and Development towards ASEAN Integration” was conducted on 22 August 2017 at BAR. The project was funded by the Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR), in collaboration with the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA).

In attendance were project proponents, led by Dr. Prudenciano Gordoncillo of the College of Economics and Management, University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB). Joining him were Dr. Imelda Molina, Dr. Jim Mariano, and Dr. Vic Rodulfo, Jr. all from UPLB.

The proponents have endorsed several policy recommendations that will strengthen agricultural research and development. These include: a) proactive human resource development program; (b) link the impact of research undertaking not only towards the development of agricultural sector, but also in strengthening regional trade in the ASEAN region; c) promote strategic partnerships among the academe, research institutions, and the private sector, among others. ###

Ms. Salvacion Ritual, head of BAR-Project Monitoring and Evaluation Division (PMED), facilitates the terminal review.