FMP execs tackle Project implementation issues, concerns
August 14, 2015
Visayas Ave., Quezon City ― Forestland Management Project (FMP) executives tackled Project implementation status, issues and concerns in relation to its overall targets during its first Project Technical Committee (PTC) meeting held last 30 July 2015 at the Forest Management Bureau, DENR. Read More
In Photos: FMP’s Agroforestry Support Facilities component kicks off in Ifugao
June 5, 2015
The Forestland Management Project (FMP) Central Project Management Office (CPMO) in coordination with the Field Implementing Units (FIUs), Peoples Organizations (POs), and Local Government Units (LGUs) of Asipulo and Mayayao, Ifugao conducted the first site assessment of proposed Agroforestry Support Facilities (ASF) last 1 to 5 June 2015.
ASF is a component of FMP that includes planning, designing, and construction of agroforestry support facilities including foot bridges and irrigation system.
The site assessment activity was primarily facilitated by CPMO-based Consultant on Infrastructure, Dondon Ong, with the technical assistance from FMP staff.
The municipality of Asipulo in the province of Ifugao, covered by Lamut and Cadaclan Sub-watersheds, proposed for the provision of Nalatan-Habyatan Irrigation System and improvement of access road
In photo: Team from FMP CMPO, FIU, and LGU in municipality of Asipulo, Ifugao
Arch. Dondon Ong (second from left), FMP CPMO Infrastructure Specialist, discusses geolocation of proposed ASF subprojects in Asipulo, Ifugao with Engr. George Daulayan from LGU (left), For. Julius Cawilan (third from left) and Mr. Bernard Daipan (rightmost) from the FMP Regional Project Management Office
The Site Assessment Team on their way to the water source for the proposed Nalatang-Habyatan Irrigation System in Asipulo, Ifugao
The Team measures the width of the road as part of the assessment of the proposed improvement of Namal access road
Last 1 June 2015, a meeting with the LGU of Asipulo was initiated to discuss the objectives of the field visit. During the meeting, Hon. Armando Domilod (fifth from left), Municipal Mayor of Asipulo, affirmed the LGU’s full support to the ASF component of FMP.
Provision of Mayayao Irrigation System is the proposed ASF subproject in the municipality of Mayayao, Ifugao, covering Mayoyao, Ducligan, and Alimit West Sub-watersheds
In photo: Team from FMP CPMO, FIU, and LGU in the municipality of Mayoyao, Ifugao
Epeng Pompomhochan Farmers Association’s nursery located in one of the Site Development (SD) areas in Mayoyao, Ifugao
The Team also went to the major water source for irrigation in the Municipality of Mayoyao, Ifugao
In photo: Tenogtog Water Falls
Enhancements in the preparation of Community Resource Management Framework
January 5, 2015
Through the issuance of Executive Order 263, the Community-Based Forest Management was adopted as the national strategy to ensure the sustainable development of country’s forestland resources. Under this program, the Community-Based Forest Management Agreement (CBFMA) is entered into between the government and partner Peoples Organizations (POs). Read More