DA Secretary Laurel lauds DA climate action strategies led by AMIA Program; expresses full support for scaling out AMIA Villages

Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Francisco Tiu Laurel, Jr. commended the robust climate change action strategies spearheaded by the Adaptation and Mitigation Initiative in Agriculture (AMIA), the flagship program of the Department for climate change. These strategies include the conduct of vulnerability assessments, dissemination of farming and fishing advisories through climate information services, direct assistance – continue reading

DA CRAO participates in innovation packaging and scaling workshop for upgraded Rice Crop Manager Advisory Service

The Department of Agriculture Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (DA CRAO) emphasizes its commitment to supporting efforts related to promoting climate information service (CIS) as it participated in the Innovation Packaging and Scaling Readiness (IPSR) Workshop for the Rice Crop Manager Advisory Service (RCMAS) Climate+, an upgrade to the digital agriculture application RCMAS used for improved – continue reading

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YEARENDER 2023: DA CRAO Continues to Promote Climate Change Mainstreaming, Build Resilient Farming Communities through AMIA Program

In 2023, the Department of Agriculture’s Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (DA CRAO) remained steadfast in its commitment to promote the mainstreaming of climate change in agri-fishery plans, programs, and projects, while building resilient farming and fishing communities through the implementation of the Adaptation and Mitigation Initiative in Agriculture (AMIA) Program. The DA CRAO achieved significant – continue reading