Orientation Meeting for DA-BAR External Pool of Experts for R4D Programs

The DA-Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) convened its External Pool of Experts for research for development (R4D) Programs to level-off with their assigned roles and responsibilities as well as the current thrusts and priorities of the bureau on 15, 17, and 23 August 2022 via Google Meet. 

The bureau has recently updated its External Pool of Experts for R4D Programs. It is composed of scientists, researchers, and specialists from the DA’s national and regional offices, state universities and colleges, non-government organizations, and the private sector and other government institutions who are technically equipped, with relevant experience, and actively involved in research for development in the agriculture and fisheries sector. As stipulated in the Special Order, the group shall provide assistance to the various R4D programs, activities, and projects of the bureau. 

DA-BAR OIC-director Dr. Sailila E. Abdula welcomed the esteemed experts to the virtual orientation. Together with the director, key officials and staff of different sections and units of the bureau participated in the activity spearheaded by the Research Program Development Division-Project Packaging and Evaluation Section.