Monday, Jul 27, 2020
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Cagayan State University (CSU) recently awarded P400,000 financial assistance to the Pasiguit Fisherfolk Association in Sta. Ana, Cagayan.
The association is a beneficiary of the “Restoration, Establishment, Maintenance and Protection of Nipa Stands for Bioethanol Production” project of the CSU funded by the DENR under the National Greening Program. The financial aid will be used by the people’s organization for the maintenance and...
“Wala po itong rambutan kung wala ang DENR. Isa po ito sa pinagkukunan ng allowance ng tatlong anak kong kolehiyo.” Thus said Donato Gammad, chairperson of the Kadikitan Association for Community Development (KAFCD) in Nagtipunan, Quirino.
KAFCD, a people’s organization (PO) with over 200 members, is a partner of the DENR in the National Greening Program (NGP).
During the site visit and interaction with DENR Regional Executive Director Gwendolyn C. Bambalan, Gammad and other members of the PO...